General - Offshore oil and gas rig credit JW McLean

Offshore decommissioning risks UK’s green credentials Locked

Government plans to approve a Shell proposal to abandon thousands of tonnes of potentially contaminated North Sea oil platform bases in situ risks a confrontation with NGOs, other EU and Ospar Convention members reminiscent of the Brent Spar affair. 

General - Offshore Oil and Gas

Offshore oil and gas sector sidesteps Net Zero challenge

A first attempt by the UK offshore oil and gas industry to demonstrate how it could deliver Net Zero emissions by 2050 addresses production-related emissions mitigation but largely sidesteps much greater carbon emissions from buildings, transport and industry.