Tagged With North Sea
Could Boris Johnson drop a Cop bombshell on UK oil and gas?
14 October 2021
Industry figures warn the quixotic British prime minister might choose Glasgow talks to make a grand gesture on the UKCS’ future
Greenpeace makes further UK anti-oil protest after court defeat
12 October 2021
The beleaguered E&P sector can breathe easier after legal ruling against the environmental NGO. But it has taken its message directly to the heart of the political establishment
Serica factors ESG into North Sea M&A ambitions
30 September 2021
The firm has added environmental footprint into its criteria when assessing potential buys
North Sea buyers wanted
10 September 2021
The UKCS in particular has a pipeline of assets for sale. But who will the purchasers be?
Why the SNP is wrong about Cambo
9 September 2021
Scotland’s largest party stands accused of failing to see the big picture on the UK oil and gas industry’s contribution to the energy transition
BP content with West of Shetland portfolio
7 September 2021
The major pronounces itself satisfied with the assets it holds in the UKCS frontier region
Enquest seeks more low-cost deals
2 September 2021
The UK and Malaysia-focused producer is in the market for assets, but ideally those without a price tag
OGUK issues North Sea investment warning
2 September 2021
The industry lobby group is concerned that a slowdown in UKCS spending does not translate into a stop
JOG looks towards UKCS regional electrification
31 August 2021
Power-from-shore for the GBA project could be significantly expanded
IOG rebrands project Saturn Banks
26 August 2021
The UK independent has a new name for its UKCS complex as it gears up for first gas in Q4
Spirit boosts Grove reserves
26 August 2021
Successful drilling should significantly extend the UKCS field’s life
Does the UK North Sea have a ‘majors’ problem?
23 August 2021
Three of the basin’s largest players insist it is core. But it is hard to conclude that BP’s and Shell’s positions are fully optimised
IOG’s Blythe startup slips
19 July 2021
The first of the UK’s independent’s SNS projects has been pushed back into Q4
Var hits oil in Balder Area probe
21 June 2021
The firm’s NCS near-field exploration strategy pays off again
Letter from London: How will scope three emissions work in practice?
7 June 2021
Carbon intensity of upstream production could become a mere sideshow as and when decisions are made over the allocation of a barrel of oil’s carbon footprint across the value chain
How will scope three emissions work in practice?
7 June 2021
Carbon intensity of upstream production could become a mere sideshow as and when decisions are made over the allocation of a barrel of oil’s carbon footprint across the value chain
Heavy oil joins the UKCS M&A party
30 April 2021
Even carbon-intensive production is being swept up in the rush of North Sea deals
York completes sub-terminal switch
20 April 2021
The North Sea field extends its lifespan through a flip to alternative processing facilities believed to be a UK industry first
Serica remains circumspect on UKCS M&A
15 April 2021
The North Sea independent is still determined not to overpay for assets
Ancala sees Northern North Sea positives
8 April 2021
The private equity-backed midstream specialist is bullish about the prospects in its Sage pipeline system catchment area
UKCS licensing set to continue
24 March 2021
The country’s North Sea Transition Deal will apply new conditions to future drilling permits but allow oil and gas activity to proceed
UK GBA ticks Lundin boxes
23 March 2021
The Swedish-headquartered producer says it is comfortable sticking with Norway. But could JOG’s farm-out process attract it over the median line?
UK North Sea consolidation gathers pace
9 March 2021
Two more deals see focused new entrants gain size as sellers exit
Neptune sees Dutch North Sea potential
4 March 2021
The province may be mature, but still has elements to attract investment and shake off PR problems
Enquest backs strong cashflow in Golden Eagle buy
4 February 2021
The North Sea producer is increasing, but reorganising, its debt to fund acquisition
Relatively bright future for the North Sea
30 December 2020
The basin may never recapture its glory days, but 2021 should still see players extracting significant value