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US Energy Secretary Dan Brouillette has said that he is confident that Russia will not be able to complete its controversial Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline across the Baltic Sea, and signalled that Washington will continue to push forward with its... Read more

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Honeywell announced that it has acquired Rebellion Photonics, a Houston-based provider of smart gas monitoring solutions that "maximises safety, operational performance, emissions mitigation and compliance" in the oil and gas, petrochemical and... Read more

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Fusion For Energy (F4E), the European Union organisation responsible for the European contribution to the ITER programme; and Groupe VINCI, leader of the consortium in charge of constructing the main buildings at the site, have now completed the... Read more

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Oil giants BP, Shell, and Total want to connect some of their oil platforms to Norway’s onshore power grid to reduce carbon emissions, BP has been reported as saying in a letter to the oil and energy ministry... Read more

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Certex UK's renewables division has been awarded a major new wind turbine service and maintenance contract. SSE Renewables approached Certex UK’s renewables division in 2019 to inspect wind turbines at one of its major offshore wind farms... Read more

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Cyprus will not abandon its gas exploration operations in the Mediterranean and will continue its drilling activities, in spite of attempts by Turkey to force it to stop, Cypriot President Nicos Anastasiades has said... Read more

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The oil and gas industry is facing a period of renewed challenge and change, a balance between traditional focus and emerging sustainable energy solutions according to the chair of ENGenious 2020, the sister event to SPE Offshore Europe... Read more

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Anglo-Dutch energy giant Royal Dutch Shell has reported its profits halved in Q4 2019. Lower oil and gas prices combined with weaker refining and chemicals margins and "challenging" economic conditions contributed to the drop in profits, forcing... Read more

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Russia's state-owned gas company Gazprom has said that it will complete the construction of the controversial Nord Stream 2 pipeline under the Baltic Sea without the help of foreign companies in a move that will be hailed as a victory by the US... Read more

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Last year, the global maritime coal trade grew by 0.7%, buoyed by increased output in China and Indonesia, according to Germany's VDKI coal import lobby. Continued rising demand for steel and energy has pushed coal use from 4.5 billion tonnes in... Read more

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Aalborg Energie Technik (AET) is to partner with MAV Elektrik to achieve cleaner air and prevent water and soil contamination, as well as creating an additional source of revenue from chicken litter - previously seen as a waste product... Read more

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Cyprus has branded Turkey a "pirate state" that flouts international law following Ankara's drilling operations within the Mediterranean island's Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ). This is Turkey's fourth drilling operation in waters claimed by the... Read more

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Danish wind energy specialist Vesta has announced its intention to produce zero-waste wind turbines by 2040 becoming the first turbine manufacturer to commit to a value chain that produces no waste materials... Read more

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“It is difference of opinion that makes horse races,” said Mark Twain. But what’s the leading opinion on whether photovoltaic (PV) solar panels are really the ecological and economical solution they are cracked up to be? Read more

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Finland's Fortum has announced will be acquiring Crisolteq, a Finnish firm that specialises in recycling of valuable metals in lithium-ion batteries. Fortum has described the investment as strengthening its position in the recycling of high value... Read more

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Dutch pipeline company A.Hak International has been awarded a contract to construct the onshore parts of the Baltic Pipe natural gas project. The gas pipeline, a joint project from Danish energy company Energinet and its Polish peer Gaz-System... Read more

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Concerns about the environment are at an all-time high and businesses will want to ensure that they do what they can to reduce their environmental impact. Businesses of all sizes can lobby through industry groups etc. for greater action at a... Read more

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Reforms relating to offshore wind projects will lead to a "revolution" in renewable energy, according to the Irish Taoiseach Leo Varadkar. The Marine Development Bill will make changes to the application assessment for offshore renewable projects... Read more

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Russia's has begun sending gas to Europe via Turkey through its TurkStream pipeline according to a statement by Bulgaria's Bulgartransgaz... Read more

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The Indonesian government has filed a lawsuit against the European Union at the World Trade Organization (WTO) over the bloc's plans to phase out the use of palm oil-based biofuels. Indonesia is the world's biggest producer of palm oil but Europe... Read more

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