WINTERSHALL REACHES LIBYA DEAL

Wintershall's local subsidiary has signed two exploration and production-sharing agreements with Libya's National Oil Corp. after compromising...

PRESIDENTIAL WIN FOR ALGERIAN POLITICAL INSIDER SPURS NEW UNREST

A veteran Algerian politician won a presidential election spurned by most voters, giving fresh impetus to protests demanding a complete...

 
 
 

GAS SUPPLY AGREEMENTS STRUCK FOR NIGERIA LNG

Nigeria LNG has signed gas supply agreements to supply three of its existing trains - plus the seventh, which is yet to reach a final...

‘CLARITY' NEEDED FROM NEW UK GOV ON BREXIT ‘RISK' TO SCOTTISH RENEWABLES SECTOR

Scotland's renewable energy sector needs “clarity” from the new-look UK government about the potential “risks” posed by Brexit, according...

 
 
 
Oil industry welcomes new UK government ahead of sector deal and IR35 changes

OIL INDUSTRY WELCOMES NEW UK GOVERNMENT AHEAD OF SECTOR DEAL AND IR35 CHANGES

The oil and gas industry has welcomed the new UK government as it looks ahead to a “transformational” sector deal and braces for tax...

SPIRIT TO TAKE ON OPERATOR ROLE AT SOUTHERN NORTH SEA DISCOVERY

Spirit Energy said today that it would take up the reins as operator of a southern North Sea discovery. Dutch firm One-Dyas confirmed...

 
 
 

SHELL INKS NEW $10BN CREDIT FACILITY TO PROGRESS TO NET-ZERO

Oil and gas giant Shell has announced the agreement of a new $10 billion revolving credit facility to help progress the firm towards...

SUDAN PUSHES FOR US SANCTIONS RELIEF

Pressure is mounting on the US to reconsider sanctions on Sudan, where the former president was driven from office in April. Sudan...

 
 
 

HURRICANE ENERGY EXTENDS LANCASTER LICENCE BUT FACES IDLE RIG COSTS OF UP TO $10MILLION

Hurricane Energy has announced it has extended its licence for the Lincoln and Lancaster areas West of Shetland by five years, but...

TORY ENVIRONMENTALIST ZAC GOLDSMITH LOSES SEAT IN GENERAL ELECTION

Leading Tory environmentalist Zac Goldsmith has lost his seat as the constituency of Richmond Park changed hands for the third time...

 
 
 

NEW £1BN CAITHNESS-MORAY ENERGY LINK HAILED ‘CRITICAL' IN HELPING TO FIGHT CLIMATE CHANGE

A £1billion undersea energy cable to transmit renewable energy from the north of the Scotland to the rest of the country has been hailed...

IN EUROPE'S RICHEST PETRO-STATE, THE TOP OIL LOBBYIST IS WORRIED

Some of the most powerful people in Norway's vast oil industry are increasingly worried about what they see as a lack of nuance in...

 
 
 

POLITICS: CONSERVATIVES WIN MAJORITY IN UK ELECTION

Boris Johnson was on course for a historic victory this morning after voters across large swathes of the UK backed his plan to “get...

LACK OF ‘FORESIGHT' BY BOSSES BLAMED FOR CS WIND REDUNDANCY WOES

Lack of “foresight” by bosses of a troubled wind turbine manufacturer is responsible for the firm's current redundancy woes, according...

 
 
 

SPIRITS HIGH AT HYDRASUN AS NEW KIT SPRINGS INTO LIFE

Bosses at Hydrasun are in high spirits after investing in new kit, lifting profits and returning the firm's order book to pre-downturn...

SHELL'S DIFFICULT RELATIONSHIP WITH UK WIND ENERGY

When Shell pulled out of London Array offshore wind project in 2008, it probably didn't realise it would mean more than 10 years in...

 
 
 

HILCORP PARTNERS WITH DOYON FOR ALASKA GROWTH

The rapid growth of Houston's Hilcorp in Alaska is continuing via a new partnership with a regional Alaska Native company to explore...

COURT BLOCKS APACHE'S BID TO RECOVER £2MILLION COSTS FOR FAILED NORTH SEA WELL

A court has blocked Apache's bid to recover more than £2million in costs for a failed exploration well in the UK North Sea. The US...

 
 
 

ONE-DYAS CONFIRMS OIL DISCOVERY IN SOUTHERN NORTH SEA

Dutch firm One-Dyas today confirmed an oil discovery with its Ossian-Darach well in the southern North Sea. The area is better known...

CHEVRON AUTHORISES ANCHOR PROJECT IN GULF WITH $5.7BN INITIAL INVESTMENT

Chevron will move forward with the massive Anchor project in the deepwater Gulf of Mexico that carries an initial development cost...

 
 
 



Man Utd boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer met Erling Braut Haaland over potential...

Man Utd boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer met Erling Braut Haaland over potential transfer

Solskjaer reportedly flew to Salzburg for urgent talks with Haaland as he targets January transfer after it emerged Borussia Dortmund and RB Leipzig had already met striker Read more ...

Olivia Newton-John and John Travolta dress up in Grease costumes for the...

Olivia Newton-John and John Travolta dress up in Grease costumes for the first time since 1978

It's the first time Olivia Newton-John and John Travolta have dressed in their Grease costumes since they starred in the movie Olivia Newton-John has shared a photo of her and... Read more ...

Presidents Cup: Patrick Reed's caddie in altercation with spectator

Presidents Cup: Patrick Reed's caddie in altercation with spectator

Patrick Reed's caddie was involved in an altercation with a spectator at the Presidents Cup on Saturday after the American suffered his third straight defeat at the event. Read more ...

Caroline Flack, 40, made public vow to toyboy beau, 27, just WEEKS before...

Caroline Flack, 40, made public vow to toyboy beau, 27, just WEEKS before shock assault arrest

Fans were left stunned on Friday when it was claimed that the Love Island host, 40, had been arrested and charged with assault after an alleged fight Read more ...

Transfer news LIVE: Man Utd open talks, Liverpool done deal, Chelsea backed...

Transfer news LIVE: Man Utd open talks, Liverpool done deal, Chelsea backed to sign three

Transfer news LIVE - All the latest rumours and gossip coming out of Manchester United, Liverpool, Chelsea, Arsenal, Barcelona and Real Madrid. Read more ...

Boxing tonight: Schedule, TV channels, live streams, fight times, undercards...

Boxing tonight: Schedule, TV channels, live streams, fight times, undercards and odds

Terence Crawford defends his welterweight world title while Richard Commey takes on Teofimo Lopez at lightweight Read more ...

Man City team news: Predicted 4-3-3 line up vs Arsenal - Guardiola confirms...

Man City team news: Predicted 4-3-3 line up vs Arsenal - Guardiola confirms two out

Manchester City travel to Arsenal in the Premier League on Sunday afternoon. Read more ...

Chelsea boss Frank Lampard says he expects 'a lot more' from Christian Pulisic

Chelsea boss Frank Lampard says he expects 'a lot more' from Christian Pulisic

Chelsea's record scorer Lampard wants USA star Pulisic to follow his example and turn more chances into goals ahead of Bournemouth Premier League clash Read more ...

Chelsea boss Lampard backed to complete three signings in January transfer...

Chelsea boss Lampard backed to complete three signings in January transfer window

Chelsea boss Frank Lampard has been told he needs to sign three players in the January window. Read more ...

New Zealand: Divers resume search to recover remaining two volcano victims

New Zealand: Divers resume search to recover remaining two volcano victims

Navy and police divers are scouring the waters around New Zealand's White Island in search of the remaining two victims of Monday's volcanic eruption that left at least 16 dead... Read more ...