Petrobras is in a state of transformation, company officials said at a press conference in London, with an eye on selling down assets and tackling debt – in tandem with major expansion plans.
The Rivers State government claims to have bought Shell Petroleum Development Co.’s (SPDC) 45% stake in OML 11, part of the Ogoniland, in execution of a legal ruling.
Equinor has pledged to clear up an oil spill in the Bahamas left in the wake of Hurricane Dorian.
A Fife beach has been closed to the public following an overnight oil spill.
North Sea operator CNR International has been handed an enforcement notice over an oil spill.
Indonesia’s state-owned oil company Pertamina has admitted it is responsible for a deadly oil spill in Borneo.
A state of emergency has been declared in order to help stop the spread of a deadly oil spill off the coast of the island of Borneo.
Authorities were trying to assess the environmental impact of oil that’s on fire in the East China Sea after an Iranian tanker sank and caused a spill that covered about 4 square miles.
The World Wildlife Fund (WWF) has filed a lawsuit in Greece over extensive pollution along Athens’ coastline following the sinking of a tanker near the port of Piraeus.
Kuwait has reported another oil spill, this time in the southern marine area of Ras Al-Zour.
Sub-zero temperatures in the North Atlantic could significantly impact the natural ability of bacteria to help the ocean recover from a major oil spill, according to researchers.
A North Dakota pipeline spilled 4,200 barrels of oil into a creek 150 miles from Standing Rock.
BP has estimated that about 95tonnes of oil spilled from its Clair platform west of Shetland as a result of a “technical issue”.
BP is preparing a number of responses for dealing with oil that leaked from its Clair platform, but thinks letting it disperse naturally at sea is the best option, the company said today in a statement.
A Malaysian port authority has ordered the suspension of operations at a fuel terminal following an oil spill, a news report said.
Nearly 140,000 litres of diesel which remain on board a stricken oil rig grounded in the Outer Hebrides are to be pumped above the waterline to lessen the risk of an environmental catastrophe.
Jury selection is expected to begin in the trial of a US attorney and others accused of helping to boost his client list for litigation related to the BP oil spill.
Breaking: Fire department says 29,000 gallons of crude has spilled from pipeline in Southern California
US firefighters have tackled a pipeline oil spill near Los Angeles.
Shell has launched a recovery operation after 2,000 barrels of oil spilled into the Gulf of Mexico.
A 2,100-barrel oil spill in the US Gulf of Mexico forced Shell to shut in all wells that flow to its Brutus platform.
Cleaning up after the next major oil spill could be made easier thanks to scientists at Heriot-Watt University who have cracked the genetic code of marine bacteria that helped "eat" the crude spilled from the Macondo disaster in the Gulf of Mexico.
The director of WWF Scotland has described the £22,500 handed to Shell following the Gannet oil spill as "paltry" and disappointing.
Energy giant Shell has been fined £22,500 after it admitted committing one of the worst North Sea oil leaks in the past 10 years.
A Plains All American pipeline has spilled an estimated 4,200 gallons of crude oil near St Louis in the US. The incident it’s the second leak for the company in around two months. In May, a leak in Santa Barbara County, California, created an oil spill nine miles long. The company said the flow of oil from the pipeline near St Louis has since been stopped and an emergency response plan was implemented to contain the release, which happened on July 10.
BP boss Bob Dudley's pay fell by a fifth last year because of performance measures set over a three-year period that began in 2010 – the year of the Gulf of Mexico oil spill.