The Lundin Petroleum board also proposed to change the company's name to Lundin Energy AB, it said in a statement.
The lawsuit is seen as part of an emerging branch of law worldwide where plaintiffs seek to use a nation's founding principles to make the case for curbing emissions.
New research shows a sharp increase in expected low-carbon investment this year by oil and gas companies, despite volatile market conditions.
BP's finance chief Brian Gilvary is to step down in June after eight years in the role and will be replaced by a close ally of Bernard Looney who takes over as CEO next month.
Schlumberger, Halliburton and Baker Hughes reportedly kicked off the new year by putting units up for sale, as the three largest names in oilfield services adjust to falling demand.
Here’s a snapshot of energy deals from the past week including Kimbell’s acquisition of NGP-backed Springbok plus the closing of Parsley’s multibillion-dollar merger with Jagged Peak.
BW Offshore, a service provider to many petroleum producers, has in recent years built up its own E&P operations through BW Energy, which it plans to spin off first-quarter 2020.
Nord Stream 2, which will carry Russian gas to Europe avoiding transit across Ukraine, requires some 160 km of pipes to be laid and was initially expected to be in operation in the first half of 2020.
Kongsberg Digital expects its Dynamic Digital Twin technology to drive down costs and improve efficiencies for an oil major in the Norwegian North Sea.