Health, Safety & Environment , Emissions , Digital Oilfield

Silixa Launches Fiber Optic Sensing-based Monitoring Solution for Carbon Capture

The new solution offers offshore and on-land operators the necessary monitoring measures with a reduced cost and environmental impact of their CCS facilities.

November 25, 2020

Emissions , Renewables , Technology

Sempra Develops Plan to Inject Hydrogen into California Natgas Grid

U.S. energy company Sempra Energy said Nov. 23 that two of its California utilities were developing a program to use surplus renewable power to produce green hydrogen that can be injected into the natural gas grid to help to reduce carbon emissions.

November 23, 2020

International , Emissions

Oil and Gas Producer Wintershall Dea Aims for Net Zero by 2030

‘We’re realistic,’ German energy giant’s CEO says in announcing targets.

November 23, 2020

Emissions , Digital Oilfield

McDermott Wins Pre-FEED Contract for Tata Steel EVEREST Project

McDermott International Ltd. has been awarded a pre-FEED contract from Tata Steel BV on Nov. 19 for the Enhancing Value by Emissions Reuse and Emission Storage (EVEREST) Project.

November 20, 2020

Investment , Emissions , Renewables

Petronas Steps Ups Investments in Hydrogen as Part of Carbon-Free Energy Goals

Malaysia’s state energy firm Petronas on Nov. 20 said it is stepping up investments in hydrogen as part of a global push to produce carbon-free energy, even as the firm expands its portfolio in LNG and renewable energy.

November 20, 2020

Investment , Emissions , Renewables , Digital Oilfield

Panasonic, Equinor, Hydro to Explore Potential for European Battery Business

The companies will work together towards summer 2021 to assess the market for lithium-ion batteries in Europe and mature the business case for a green battery business located in Norway.

November 19, 2020

Exploration & Production , Policy & Regulations , Exports , Methane , Legislation , Infrastructure , Emissions , Renewables , Shale Plays , Pipelines

Expert: Oil and Gas Has Georgia on its Mind

If two Republican senators don’t win their seats in the January runoff, Ethan Bellamy expects oil to be a loser during Joe Biden’s administration.

November 16, 2020

Exploration & Production , Policy & Regulations , Emissions , Shale Plays

Oil Execs Discuss Implications of Biden Administration

Policymakers and governments need to understand the challenges of the energy transition, former BP CEO Bob Dudley says.

November 13, 2020

Emissions , Digital Oilfield

ADNOC, Total Form Partnership to Decarbonize Oil and Gas Projects

The Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC) signed a strategic framework agreement with Total on Nov. 11 to explore joint research, development and deployment partnership opportunities in the areas of CO2 emission reductions and carbon capture, utilization and storage (CCUS), where ADNOC is an industry leader.

November 13, 2020

Investment , Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) , Natural Gas , Methane , Health, Safety & Environment , Emissions , Shale Plays

Analysts Project 65% Cut to Upstream Gas Investments by 2-degree Pathway

Gas plays a critical role in combating air pollution and achieving net-zero goals, however, analysts with Wood Mackenzie say the global gas industry of the future must become synonymous with ESG.

November 12, 2020