UK launches competition to bring electrification a step closer to reality

UK’s oil and gas regulator has launched a decarbonisation competition for the electrification of offshore oil and gas installations following the government’s commitment in the North Sea Transition Deal to support the funding for early-stage electrification studies by the end … Read More

Chevron teams up with Enterprise to pursue CCUS projects

U.S. oil major Chevron, through its Chevron New Energies division, and midstream player Enterprise Products Partners will study and evaluate opportunities for carbon dioxide capture, utilisation, and storage (CCUS) from their respective business operations in the U.S. Midcontinent and Gulf … Read More

In focus: The pursuit of low-carbon business prospects

This week’s focus was on making vessels greener, low-carbon strategies, green hydrogen, and building a sustainable future. Premium content You are currently not logged into your account. Register and get a two week trial. You need javascript to validate your … Read More

In Focus: Energy transition drives development of zero-emission fuels across all sectors

Renewable electricity has been a remarkable success over the past 20 years, but the same cannot be said for other energy uses. However, the global energy transition trend stands to change this as witnessed in a week behind us by … Read More

Major UK project to unlock untapped potential of ocean renewable energy fuels

An innovative £10 million research project, led by the University of Strathclyde, has been set up to investigate the potential of harnessing offshore wind and marine renewable energy to produce zero-carbon hydrogen and ammonia fuels. Illustration (Courtesy of the University … Read More

What’s ahead for offshore energy workforce as the world strives for net-zero?

As the energy transition is accelerating across the offshore energy industry, a question arises: what will happen to its workforce? Premium content You are currently not logged into your account. Register and get a two week trial. You need javascript … Read More

Call for more action on UK’s net-zero skills strategy to avoid oil & gas workers being left stranded

The Energy Institute (EI), a membership body bringing together expertise for urgent global challenges, has revealed that the UK’s net-zero strategy must assemble a mass skilled workforce, but action to bring on the necessary workforce is pressing due to concerns … Read More

In focus: Bridging the gaps in hydrogen technologies

A collection of energy transition-related updates across the industry was heavily focused on hydrogen and its role in reaching net-zero goals. Premium content You are currently not logged into your account. Register and get a two week trial. You need … Read More

Schlumberger commits to reaching net-zero by 2050

Giant oilfield services provider Schlumberger is the next company in line to commit to achieving net-zero greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions by 2050. Schlumberger said on Tuesday that it spent 18 months conducting extensive analysis and working with experts to produce … Read More

UK and Norway chasing electrification of North Sea assets to reach climate goals

As the energy transition has started gaining traction in the last couple of years, no stone is left unturned when it comes to options for reducing carbon emissions, including electrification of oil and gas assets, carbon capture usage and storage, … Read More