Flaring in the UK North Sea fell by 19% in 2021, building on a 22% decrease the previous year, new analysis shows.
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The government will reportedly aim to fast-track approvals of key oil and gas fields this year, as the Chancellor pushes for continued North Sea investment.
A “tough challenge” awaits if the UK is to replicate Norway’s successes in decarbonising offshore assets, Wood Mackenzie has forecast.
The number of unplanned hydrocarbon releases on platforms in the UK North Sea fell by around a quarter last year.
Cairn Energy has chartered the Valaris JU-123 for work in the UK North Sea.
Spend on projects in the UK North Sea is expected to top £20 billion over the next five years, a flagship study has revealed.
Cairn Energy and Shell are targeting a combined 60 million barrels of oil from two of their UK North Sea prospects.
A trio of consultancies said yesterday they had clinched contracts to provide engineering services on oil and gas giant Total’s UK continental shelf (UKCS) assets.
‘The valuations for E&P companies on the stock market are not very attractive’ – could we see more North Sea reverse takeovers?
The reverse takeover model could become more of a permanent fixture in the North Sea in the coming years as more private-equity (PE) backed operators look to go public.
Fugro has begun the geophysical survey phase for a major offshore wind project as part of a £55 million site investigation contract.
The Covid-19 pandemic has increased the number of oil and gas assets being put up for sale globally past 12.5billion barrels in reserves, according to new analysis.
Omani firm Petrogas has withdrawn from a deal to buy a package of UK North Sea assets from Total, clearing the way for partner Neo Energy to complete the transaction.
i3 Energy plans to buy out a “struggling” Canadian oil and gas firm and list on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX).
The North Sea's oil chaplain detects an “upswing” on mental health awareness offshore, but morale tends to be improved on installations with two-week rotas.
There is a new boss at the helm of Scottish subsea robotics company Rovop today following a sudden change at the top.
Plans are in place for a joint licensing round to be launched between the Faroe Islands and the UK North Sea.
Australian energy service firm WorleyParsons has clinched two contracts to provide services for ConocoPhillips in the UK North Sea.
A new Aberdeen University study suggests the UK North Sea can deliver nearly 11billion more barrels of oil equivalent (boe) at “lower for longer” prices.
There is currently a “massive appetite” for UK North Sea infrastructure among potential investors, an oil and gas expert said yesterday.
The boss of an Aberdeen firm specialising in the supply of manpower to oil and gas firms said yesterday “competency and skills” were key to securing the long-term future of the UK offshore industry.
Xcite Energy shares dived yesterday after the company said bondholders would pursue enforcement action over their loans unless a restructuring of the financial terms hands them near-100% ownership.
An estimated 120,000 jobs will have been lost by the end of this year as a result of the collapse in fortunes of the UK offshore oil and gas industry.
A floating accommodation vessel is adrift in the North Sea after breaking its towline in bad weather.
North-east MPs teamed up in the House of Commons to turn up the heat on the UK Government to do more to support the North Sea oil and gas sector. The SNP's Callum McCaig, Aberdeen South, referred to Energy Voice's recent industry survey when addressing the Speaker of the House.
A North Sea oil firm is making job cuts in a “consolidation” of the business, despite the Middle Eastern parent more than doubling first quarter profits.