United Nations


IOGP: Part of the Solution…’We mean it’

When the oil and gas industry says that we’re part of the solution to the global need to transition to lower carbon energy sources, we mean it, and we evidence it with our actions. However, many people automatically dismiss anything coming from our industry, or label it “greenwashing”.


French navy and UN intervene to stop Libya-bound tanker

A French navy frigate intervened along with the United Nations to stop a tanker as it was on its way to load refined petroleum products from an eastern Libyan port in violations of sanctions, leaving it loitering offshore for almost a week.


A strong sense of values and an eye on the future

Schools prepare for the future.  We start building children’s skills from the age of three with an evolving end product in mind that will come to light twenty years away.  And these skills we develop are required to achieve results and see them through another half century beyond that.

Oil & Gas

Russia submits its claim to Arctic seabed

Russia has submitted its bid for vast territories in the Arctic to the United Nations. It is claiming 1.2 million square kilometres (more than 463,000 square miles) of Arctic sea shelf, the Russian foreign ministry said. Russia, the US, Canada, Denmark and Norway have all been trying to assert jurisdiction over parts of the Arctic, which is believed to hold up to a quarter of the planet’s undiscovered oil and gas.