Construction Permit Granted for 640 MW Swedish Kriegers Flak Offshore Wind Farm

OEDigital May 19, 2022 Credit: bphoto/AdobeStock (illustration only) Swedish Government has granted a construction permit of an offshore wind farm at Swedish Kriegers Flak, Vattenfall has informed. According to the company, Kriegers Flak in the south of the Baltic sea … Read More

German Ex-chancellor Schroeder under EU Pressure over Rosneft, Gazprom

The European Parliament urged that former German Chancellor Gerhard Schroeder be blacklisted if he does not quit the board of Russian state-owned oil company Rosneft ROSN.MM in a move also meant to dissuade him from taking a top job at … Read More

Offshore Wind: CIP, AIM Plan to Build Artificial Energy Island in German North Sea

Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners (CIP) and Allianz Investment Management (AIM) said Thursday they would jointly conduct a feasibility study for an artificial energy island in the German North Sea.  The island is planned to be connected to large-scale offshore wind farms … Read More

Petrobras Studying Offshore Wind for the Long Run, CEO Says

Reuters May 19, 2022 Jose Mauro Coelho – Credit: Petrobras The chief executive of Brazil’s state-run oil company Petrobras, Jose Mauro Coelho, said on Wednesday that offshore wind power is among the alternatives being studied by the firm for the … Read More

Ecopetrol, Oxy to Develop Four Deepwater Blocks Off Colombia

Reuters May 19, 2022 Credit: Ecopetrol (cropped) Colombia’s majority state-owned energy company, Ecopetrol, on Wednesday announced an agreement to develop four offshore, deep-water blocks with a subsidiary of U.S. oil major Occidental. The four blocks are located in deep waters … Read More

VIDEO: Hook-Up of Liza Unity FPSO Offshore Guyana

OEDigital May 18, 2022 For Illustration – Liza Unity is Guyana’s second FPSO in production. – Image Credit: SBM Offshore Liza Unity is the second floating production, storage, and offloading unit of several expected to be deployed at ExxonMobil’s Stabroek … Read More

FUELTRAX Taps IMS for Middle East Sales

May 18, 2022 © morgan rauscher / Adobe Stock Fuel management solutions company FUELTRAX reports it has named Integrated Marine Solutions (IMS) as its Saudi Arabian partner to focus on sales and installation for clients in the region. Located in … Read More

EU Unveils $220B Escape Route from Russian Fossil Fuels by 2027

The European Commission on Wednesday unveiled a 210 billion euro [about $220 billion] plan for Europe to end its reliance on Russian fossil fuels by 2027, and to use the pivot away from Moscow to quicken its transition to green … Read More

Technip Energies Launches Green Offshore Hydrogen Solutions Suite

Technip Energies and its affiliates Kanfa and Inocean on Wednesday launched a suite of carbon-free solutions for green hydrogen production called of GO.H2TM by T.EN. “Hydrogen is integral to the energy transition, and, building on its long-lasting hydrogen and offshore … Read More

New Era: Lundin Energy Proposes Name Change as It Readies to Exit Oil & Gas Business

Swedish company Lundin Energy, which will exit the oil and gas business next month with the sale of oil and gas assets to Norway’s Aker BP,  is set to change its name to Orrön Energy AB. Lundin Energy, which under … Read More