Construction work on Europe’s largest floating wind farm will begin later this year after the Crown Estate granted a lease to Norwegian multinational Statoil.
Employees from Schlumberger, WellTec and Statoil are believed to have been on the helicopter that crashed into the North Sea off the coast of Norway.
Norwegian energy giant Statoil has christened the storage vessel for its Mariner field ahead of its 72-day voyage from South Korea to the icy waters of the UK North Sea.
The firm behind ambitious plans to create a floating windfarm off the north-east coast have promised it will deliver a jobs bonanza. Energy giant Statoil said last night its Hywind scheme would generate hundreds of posts as it being built 15 miles from shore. Read the article on Energy Voice.
A public presentation will be held in Peterhead today as plans to install floating turbines in north-east waters progresses.
An oil worker started his New Year in the most unexpected way – with a proposal in the middle of the North Sea.
A contractor has been appointed to lay the foundations for a major green energy project off the north-east coast.
Plans to build the world's largest offshore windfarm off the north-east coast have been approved.
Statoil chief executive Eldar Saetre made his first trip to the firm’s Aberdeen base today.
Statoil’s second quarter net income fell 27% amid a dipped oil price.
The Scottish Government is being urged to back plans for a ground-breaking floating windfarm project hailed as the future of renewable energy.
Statoil has appointed Eldar Saetre as its new chief executive following the departure of Helge Lund to BG Group last year. Mr Saetre has been acting as chief executive and president of the Norwegian company since last October.
Statoil has flown home more than 100 workers from seven installations in the North Sea. The company said the measure had been taken as a precaution due to “limitations” to lifeboats on board. Read the full story on The Press and Journal’s sister website Energy Voice.
Nine Aberdeen festivals have joined forces in an effort to raise their profile and attract bigger audiences to the city.
Norwegian oil and gas giant Statoil said second quarter profits were hit by asset sales, lower gas prices and seasonal effects.
Norway's right-wing government has renaged on a pre-election proposal to cut its stake in oil and gas giant Statoil.
Multimillion-pound plans for a floating windfarm off the Buchan coast will be unveiled to the public on Tuesday.