BP has agreed to sell its interests in the Andrew area and the Shearwater field, both located in the central UK North Sea, to Premier Oil for £474 million. BP own and operate several assets in the Andrew area including the Andrew platform, the Andrew field (62.75%), Arundal field (100%), Cyrus field (100%), Farragon field…Details
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Total Solar Distributed Generation – an affiliate of Total – has launched six new solar projects across Southeast Asia since October, generating a total capacity of 10 megawatts at peak. This brings the company’s worldwide renewable energy power generation to over 3 gigawatts, and their total low-carbon power generation to nearly 7 gigawatts. “Total Solar…Details
Mace, the global consultancy and construction firm, has launched a next generation construction method that will transform the way we build in the UK: High Rise Solutions (HRS). A launch event and live onsite demonstration were held at Get Living’s N06 East Village in Stratford on Thursday 5 December. The system – an evolution of…Details
ScottishPower has begun plans for a major expansion of onshore windfarm projects across Scotland in anticipation of a government U-turn on support for wind power projects. The renewable energy arm of the big six power supplier has already considered almost 100 sites for a new generation of windfarm, using a smaller number of more powerful…Details
UK-based oil and gas company i3 Energy has completed drilling of the Serenity 13/23c-10 well on the company’s fully owned Serenity prospect and discovered oil. i3 said that the well results were consistent with its pre-drill estimates of 197 million barrels (MMbbls) of oil in place for the complete Serenity closure in the company’s licence…Details
Heerema switching from diesel to wind energy will reduce CO2 emissions by 15,000 metric tons each year
Heerema Marine Contractors, owner of two of the world’s largest offshore crane vessels, has announced plans to power them with energy produced by wind turbines. By switching off the diesel generators, total emissions will be reduced by the equivalent of the annual emissions of approximately 5,000 diesel cars. Netherlands based offshore contractor ‘Heerema Marine Contractors’…Details
This week Worley acquired the UK-based 3sun Group a 250-strong Great Yarmouth-headquartered installation, inspection and maintenance specialist in offshore wind, in a £20m deal. The transaction will combine the companies’ complementary offshore capabilities, broadening Worley’s participation in the global energy transition. On completion of the deal Worley will seek to offer a complete engineering, procurement,…Details
Equinor made a final decision to invest in floating wind turbines to power offshore oil platforms off Norway after the government agreed to subsidize a large part of the cost. Hywind Tampen will cost a total of almost 5 billion kroner ($550 million), it said in a statement on Friday. That’s in line with the…Details
The decommissioning of the Brent field was a decade in the planning. It was the heaviest-ever offshore lift in 2017. Twelve huge propellers linked to satellite positioning and wave-watching systems kept the world’s biggest ship steady within half a metre of its targets – eight lifting points welded to one of Europe’s largest oil and…Details