Masdar, Abu Dhabi’s renewable energy company, announced today that its second large-scale offshore wind farm in the United Kingdom has started supplying electricity to British homes.
ABB has signed a project-specific agreement to provide safety and automation systems for Statoil at the Johan Castberg oilfield off the coast of Norway.
Sharjah is looking to improve energy efficiency and increase renewable power production as part of a UAE-wide drive towards cleaner energy.
The deadline to participate in the new prequalification round for oil and gas exploration off Lebanon’s coast has passed with nine new companies applying to take part in the first licensing round, said a statement issued by the Energy Ministry and the Lebanese Petroleum Administration.
BP has made another gas discovery in the North Damietta Offshore Concession in the East Nile Delta, Egypt
BP has made a further gas discovery in the North Damietta Offshore Concession in the East Nile Delta, Egypt.
Forty-six years ago, on March 26, 1971, the father of the nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman declared Bangladesh an independent and sovereign country. The country became free on December 16, 1971 after a nine-month war that saw bloodbath and enormous sacrifice of the people of Bangladesh. It is an interesting coincidence that on that very month, on December 2, 1971, the United Arab Emirates was established under the able leadership of the UAE's founding father, the late Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan. Both the countries thus started their independent statehood at the same time with the same aspiration for peace, progress, social justice and development.
An official source at South Abu Zenima Petroleum Company (PetroZenima) stated exclusively to Egypt Oil&Gas that the company is currently implementing the plan of connecting drilled wells to production platforms.
Gas leak was detected from Lunskaya-A platform in Lunskoye offshore field on 9 nautical miles from Sakhalin east coast in Okhots sea. The crew from the offshore platform were evacuated to standby support vessel and the production was shut down. The emergency works are under way, but there is no treat for the employees on board of the rig. The emergency teams are assessing the quantity spilled and the source of the leak. Also the authorities will request a full report for the environmental impact caused by the gas leak. There were no reports for injuries during the accident and the investigation will be held after the situation is normalized.