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North Sea Millionaires Team Up for Bagpuss

North Sea Millionaires Team Up for Bagpuss

Two well known oil and gas entrepreneurs, as a joint venture, are planning to make a return to the North Sea. Larry Kinch has joined...
Orkney Islands - Potential North Sea Decommissioning Base

Orkney Islands – Potential North Sea Decommissioning Base

Orkney Islands Council has given DSM, a UK-based demolition and decommissioning company, the opportunity to consider Lyness as a potential base for North Sea...
Giant Ship Begins New North Sea Oil and Gas Era

Giant Ship Begins New North Sea Oil and Gas Era

One of the world's largest ships has begun a new era for the North Sea oil and gas industry. The Pioneering Spirit, owned by Allseas, used...
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Grounded 17,000 Tonne Oil Rig Towed Free

The Transocean Winner drilling rig crashed on to rocks off the coast of Lewis two weeks ago after breaking its tow lines in high...
Australian Government Opens Up 28 Areas for Energy Exploration

Australian Government Opens Up 28 Areas for Energy Exploration

Australia has this week, opened 28 areas off the Western Coast of the country to energy explorers. The 2016 Offshore Petroleum Exploration Acreage Release makes...
Scottish Fuel Bank Tackles Fuel Poverty

Scottish Fuel Bank Tackles Fuel Poverty

Trussell Trust and energy supplier NPower is launching the first ever Fuel Bank in Scotland.   Based at Glasgow’s South East Foodbank, the scheme gives foodbank users with...
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Environmental Benefits Of Shale Gas Have Been Underestimated, Says Top US Scientist

In a new report The Facts About Fugitive Methane, published on Monday by the Centre for Policy Studies (CPS), Richard Muller, Professor of Physics...
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Cameron Urged To Combat ‘Climate Change’ And Build Green Economy

Eighty UK businesses including Willmott Dixon, Cisco, E.on, John Lewis Partnership, SSE, and BT have joined with WWF to call on the new government...
Renewable Energy Targets Quadruple Globally In Ten Year

Renewable Energy Targets Quadruple Globally In Ten Years

Renewable energy targets are now a defining feature of the global energy landscape, according to a new report by the International Renewable Energy Agency...
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NRW And Heddlu Dyfed Powys Police Investigate Heat Oil Spill

Officers from Natural Resources Wales (NRW) have launched an investigation and clean-up operation after 300-400 litres of oil leaked into the River Berem in...

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Certas SuperStation 2017 – Winners Announced

Now in its sixth year, Certas Energy’s award-winning forecourt standards competition, SuperStation, reached its exciting climax for 2017 at Chesford Grange, Warwickshire on Thursday 12...
OFTEC Appoints New Inspector

OFTEC Appoints New Inspector