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Miranda Bryant
October 8, 2021
the Guardian
UK firm says windfarm project that could help power British homes could be completed by 2030
October 3, 2021
BBC News
Fancy a job with great sea views? Meet the engineers who maintain turbines off Yorkshire's coast.
Jillian Ambrose
September 24, 2021
the Guardian
Analysis: Closure of huge storage plant, misplaced optimism in fracking and demise of North Sea gas have all played a part
Fiona Harvey, Paul Dobson and Rob Edwards
September 17, 2021
the Guardian
Members of Oil and Gas Authority hold shares in fossil fuel firms, raising conflict of interest concerns
September 6, 2021
BERLIN (AP) -- The German government said Monday it supports plans for a North Sea spaceport that would be used to launch small satellites into space from Europe.Economy Minister Peter Altmaier said the government would act as an "anchor customer" for the floating launch site off the German coast.
The Associated Press
September 6, 2021
ABC News
The German government says it supports plans for a North Sea spaceport that would be used to launch small satellites into space from Europe
September 6, 2021
BERLIN (AP) - The German government said Monday it supports plans for a North Sea...
Jillian Ambrose
August 28, 2021
the Guardian
Since the pandemic hit, the world's altered attitude to fossil fuels is throwing doubt over the industry's future
Greg Muttitt
August 23, 2021
the Guardian
Hypocrisy rules as we prepare to host Cop26 and Boris Johnson prepares to approve a new oilfield off Shetland, says Greg Muttitt, of the International Institute for Sustainable Development
Severin Carrell Scotland editor
August 12, 2021
the Guardian
Campaigners criticise first minister for not demanding end to North Sea drilling in letter to Boris Johnson
Jillian Ambrose
August 10, 2021
the Guardian
Dogger Bank on course to be the world's largest offshore windfarm in a region built on coal
August 2, 2021
the Guardian
Letter: The UK offshore oil and gas industry sector is a major asset in ensuring the UK meets its Paris agreement commitment to keep the planet's global average temperature rise below 1.5C, says Deirdre Michie
Matthew Taylor and Jillian Ambrose
July 29, 2021
the Guardian
Study warns regulator must take action as private equity firms and state-backed groups begin to dominate
Jillian Ambrose Energy correspondent
July 28, 2021
the Guardian
High court allows Greenpeace UK and others to seek judicial review of Oil and Gas Authority's support for fossil fuel industry
The Economist
July 21, 2021
The Economist
But the taller they get, the harder they will be to repair
Michael Savage
June 26, 2021
the Guardian
Projects that could produce more than 1.7bn barrels will not have to go through the government's 'checkpoint', data reveals
Fiona Harvey Environment correspondent
June 24, 2021
the Guardian
Exclusive: payments in past year came as government decided on licences for new fossil fuel sites
June 21, 2021
/PRNewswire/ -- According to the new market research report "Offshore Support Vessel Market by Type (AHTS, PSV, MPSV, Standby & Rescue Vessel, Crew Vessel,...
June 14, 2021
Equinor and partners Vår Energi and Aker BP have struck oil in production licence 554. Recoverable resources are estimated at between 1.3 and 3.6 million standard cubic metres of oil equivalent, corresponding to 8-23 million barrels of oil equivalent. "This is the first Equinor-operated well in the production licence, and the fifth discovery on the Norwegian continental shelf this year. The discovery is in line with our roadmap of exploring near existing infrastructure in order to increase...
June 8, 2021
Ørsted spent years transitioning away from oil and gas. Now, it is the world's largest developer of offshore wind energy. The pivot holds lessons for major oil producers targeting solar and wind power.
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