With massive decommissioning costs on the horizon in the UK North Sea, University...
- Decommissioning North Sea platforms: should we let sleeping giants lie?
- American withdrawal: what now for the oil industries flagship transparency initiative?
- Could electrifying methane flaring unlock a massive, wasted resource?
- Fort William Underwater Centre: inside the world’s most advanced subsea testing facility
- Celebrating the best of UK oil & gas talent
Decommissioning North Sea platforms: should we let sleeping giants lie?
With massive decommissioning costs on the horizon in the UK North Sea, University of Aberdeen academic Tom Baxter has argued that there is no reason to actually remove offshore oil platforms. Instead, they should be made ‘clean’ and able to support marine life. Many environmental groups disagree. Given the costs involved in removing offshore infrastructure, would it make sense to avoid outright removal?
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Industrial Noise, Vibration and Thermal Management Solutions
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Greenpeace urges Norwegian court to scrap Arctic oil licences
Environmental groups Greenpeace Nordic and Nature and Youth have filed an action to Norway's Supreme Court to challenge the judgement passed by a lower court in a case against the national government for approving new Arctic oil drilling.
American withdrawal: what now for the oil industries flagship transparency initiative?
The US has taken the controversial decision to withdraw from the Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (EITI), a global standard on accountability in the oil, gas and mining industries. Julian Turner talks to Jonas Moberg, head of the EITI International Secretariat, about the potential ramifications.
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