Emissions

Investment , International , Health, Safety & Environment , Emissions

Oil CEOs Pen Open Letter Pushing for Climate Change Action

The letter addresses concerns that the COVID-19 crisis may push oil and gas companies and governments around the world to delay action on climate change.

May 26, 2020

Investment , Emissions

Trudeau: Canadian Producers Need Climate Targets to Draw Oil Investment

Without climate targets, global investors wary of oil sands will avoid producers, prime minister says.

May 14, 2020

Emissions , Technology

KBR Wins Feasibility Study for High CO2 Gas Field Development in Southeast Asia

KBR has been awarded a master service agreement and feasibility study on May 13 by JX Nippon Oil & Gas Exploration Corp., a leading integrated energy, resources and materials group in Japan.

May 14, 2020

Public Capital , Investment , Health, Safety & Environment , Emissions

Exxon Mobil Facing Calls by Climate Activists for Independent Board Chairman

Shareholder activists have this year taken up a call to split the CEO and chairman roles at Exxon Mobil, expecting a better reception for climate-change proposals from an outsider.

May 13, 2020

Exploration & Production , Emissions , Technology

What the Oil Price Crash Means for Decarbonization

Companies expect to continue efforts toward carbon capture and storage amid low prices.

May 11, 2020

Emissions , Technology

DNV GL Approves Aker Solutions Carbon Capture Technology

DNV GL has approved Aker Solutions' carbon capture technology as qualified, on April 29, for a full-scale demonstration project in Norway to remove carbon emissions at a cement plant.

April 30, 2020

Natural Gas , Emissions

IEA: Coronavirus Will Trigger Biggest Ever Plunge in Energy Demand, Emissions

Economic lockdowns brought on by the coronavirus pandemic look set to cut global energy demand and carbon dioxide emissions by record amounts, the International Energy Agency (IEA) said on April 30.

April 30, 2020

Exploration & Production , Emissions , Technology

E&P Offshore Advances: Catching Carbon

A full-scale CCS project in the North Sea takes another step closer to a final investment decision.

April 22, 2020

Business , Emissions

Shell’s Net-Zero Emissions Target Sets Sector’s Broadest Carbon Reduction Plans

Royal Dutch Shell on April 16 deepened its ambition to battle climate change, setting the oil and gas sector’s broadest plan to reduce greenhouse gas emissions to net-zero by 2050.

April 16, 2020

Emissions

Study: US Underestimates Methane Emissions From Offshore Oi Industry

Drilling platforms emit about half a teragram (Tg) of the planet-warming gas each year, according to the study.

April 14, 2020