Julian Turner

Julian Turner is a regular feature contributor to NRI Digital's websites, covering renewable energy and growth within power markets, offshore oil drilling, and the market for new and sustainable hydrocarbons, as well as reporting on the aerospace, defence, transport and packaging industries.Julian began his career as a feature writer at IPC Media, before joining the BBC as a staff news and feature writer for the corporation's commercial web operation. In 2003, he joined News International as a sub-editor working across eight national newspaper and magazine titles, at the same time contributing features in a freelance capacity to various national publications.Julian was senior TV editor at Global Listings, a television specialist media company, before joining Progressive Digital Media in 2011 as chief sub-editor. He currently works as a sub-editor and feature writer across Global Trade Media's portfolio of international B2B titles, and contributes blogs to The New Statesman.

All articles by Julian Turner

  1. The cold thaw: inside Russia’s $300bn Arctic oil and gas investment

    In January, with the Covid-19 outbreak still in its infancy and oil prices relatively stable, Russian President Vladimir Putin bullishly…
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    5 May
  2. Up and running: inside INEOS’s decision to keep the Forties pipeline flowing

    In 1975, BP transported the first oil ashore from the Forties field in the North Sea along the Forties pipeline…
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    4 May
  3. Electric dreams: powering Equinor’s Johan Sverdrup oil field

    Depending on who you talk to, the Johan Sverdrup field is either a flagship for sustainable fossil fuel production or…
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    23 Apr
  4. Timing North Sea decommissioning: when will the boom begin?

    In May 2019, Norwegian energy giant Equinor announced that it planned to shut down its Statfjord A platform in the…
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    17 Feb
  5. Nord Stream 2: inside the world’s most controversial pipeline project

    On 8 November 2011, Russian President Dmitry Medvedev and European leaders including Angela Merkel met in the German resort of…
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    27 Jan
  6. Q&A: Fieldbit discuss augmented reality in the offshore industry

    Evyatar Meiron is the founder and CEO of Fieldbit, which develops software that enables remote experts to send precise visual…
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    9 Oct
  7. Cyprus and Turkey: the battle for oil and gas in the Eastern Mediterranean

    Perhaps more than any other body of water on Earth, the Mediterranean Sea has helped shape the evolution of human…
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    30 Sep
  8. Shell and Eni’s OPL 245 deal: a catalogue of scandal

    When Royal Dutch Shell, along with Italian oil giant Eni, inked a $1.3bn deal to purchase drilling rights at the…
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    22 May
  9. Highs & lows: the falling costs of offshore decommissioning

    Media reports on the UK offshore industry appear to be roughly equally divided between optimism and pessimism. Upbeat stories on…
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    29 Apr
  10. IOOA’s Patrick Shannon on plans to ramp up oil and gas exploration in Ireland

    Professor Patrick Shannon is chairman the Irish Offshore Operators’ Association (IOOA) and has worked closely with the oil and gas exploration…
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    17 Apr
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