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28 Feb 2019 Most offshore drilling is found in the North Sea (184 rigs) which has The UK government estimates the cost of removal at £20billion over the  26 Apr 2017 The environmental groups, which include WWF Scotland and Greenpeace UK, are refusing to back Shell's plans. They claim the company has 

23 Dec 2019 He told Metro.co.uk: 'We use Facetime offshore which makes a difference as we can see family opening presents. Christmas day in a North Sea  14 Sep 2019 FIFTY years ago, on September 14 1969, the Seaquest drilling rig struck oil for the first time in the North Sea. Brendan McKeown, its… 17 May 2017 It poses a costly challenge, but decommissioning North Sea oil and gas rigs is also an opportunity for the UK to become a world leader for hire. UK facing EU outrage over 'timebomb' of North Sea oil rigs. Philip Oltermann in Berlin and Jillian Ambrose. 04/09/2019. a close up of a tower: The topside of the   21 Oct 2019 They transferred 115 people from the Thistle Platform, located approximately 125 miles north-east of Shetland. The coastguard rescue helicopter  21 May 2019 This is how long North Sea oil industry has got left – Dr Richard Dixon Oil rigs in the Cromarty Firth (Picture: Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images) think they might be safer from protestors in the home of the UK oil and gas industry,  13 Apr 2017 The environmental groups, which include WWF Scotland and Greenpeace UK, are refusing to back Shell's plans. They claim the company has 

28 Feb 2019 Most offshore drilling is found in the North Sea (184 rigs) which has The UK government estimates the cost of removal at £20billion over the 

26 Apr 2017 The environmental groups, which include WWF Scotland and Greenpeace UK, are refusing to back Shell's plans. They claim the company has  4 Jul 2019 The projected cost of decommissioning North Sea oil and gas rigs has been cut by almost £9 billion in two years to around £51 billion,  13 Apr 2017 As many North Sea oil and gas fields are now coming to the end of the removal money will go to the heavy lift companies – the UK has none. Monday 10 June 2019 01:16, UK. Greenpeace climbers on the oil rig in Cromarty Firth, Scotland. Image: Greenpeace activists have climbed onto the oil rig in 

Blackbird Oil and Gas Field, North Sea, Scotland, UK drilled by the GSF Arctic IV semisub rig, encountered 33.83m of net pay in Upper Jurassic sandstones.

23 Dec 2019 He told Metro.co.uk: 'We use Facetime offshore which makes a difference as we can see family opening presents. Christmas day in a North Sea  14 Sep 2019 FIFTY years ago, on September 14 1969, the Seaquest drilling rig struck oil for the first time in the North Sea. Brendan McKeown, its… 17 May 2017 It poses a costly challenge, but decommissioning North Sea oil and gas rigs is also an opportunity for the UK to become a world leader for hire. UK facing EU outrage over 'timebomb' of North Sea oil rigs. Philip Oltermann in Berlin and Jillian Ambrose. 04/09/2019. a close up of a tower: The topside of the  

27 Jun 2016 The oil and gas industry is set for fresh uncertainty as Scottish politicians call for another independence referendum Brexit: If Scotland leaves the UK, what'll happen to North Sea oil? Premium: oil rig offshore storm.

14 Sep 2019 FIFTY years ago, on September 14 1969, the Seaquest drilling rig struck oil for the first time in the North Sea. Brendan McKeown, its…

28 Feb 2019 Most offshore drilling is found in the North Sea (184 rigs) which has The UK government estimates the cost of removal at £20billion over the 

The UK has a major new source of energy with the start-up of the £4.5 billion North Sea Aberdeen is home to our North Sea headquarters, covering offshore barrels of recoverable resources through two new bridge-linked platforms, Clair  2 days ago Two oil rigs which had been owned by Diamond Offshore ended up being A North Sea oil company with a base in Scotland has been accused of UK and international law prevents the movement of waste from the UK to 

19 Jan 2020 Since production in the UK North Sea peaked at the turn of the at Greenpeace, whose protesters targeted North Sea oil rigs last year. 15 Aug 2019 "As the largest offshore development in the UK for a decade, Mariner has utilised pioneering technology to bring on stream a field first discovered  The UK government is pushing a massive new offshore drilling programme, that will take the UK beyond its climate limits. Oil companies had until 2pm today to bid  26 Jun 2018 With thousands of North Sea oil wells soon to be shut down, ecologists The rigs, it turns out, have nurtured cold-water corals and other marine life. Lyndsey Dodds of WWF UK says: “Having made hundreds of millions of  5 Feb 2020 “From reducing emissions from the operational production of oil and gas through electrifying offshore platforms, to helping other heavy emitting  Oil finds soon followed and by the early 1980s the UK was exporting more oil than it imported Greenpeace protest forces oil rig into U-turn on way to North Sea. The decommissioning of offshore oil and gas installations and pipelines on the Spirit Energy North Sea Limited, -, 2 fixed platforms, Removal of topsides and