Monday, February 1, 2021
offshore wind farm
Offshore

Equinor and BP Secure Offshore Wind Partnership in U.S.

Norway’s Equinor says it has closed its previously disclosed agreement with BP to sell 50 percent stakes in its Empire Wind and Beacon Wind projects, located offshore Massachusetts and New...

February 1, 2021
Total Views: 1213

Monday, January 25, 2021
offshore rig
Offshore

BP Drastically Cuts Oil Exploration

BP ($BP) cuts in oil exploration could hurt struggling offshore exploration companies like Transocean ($RIG). UK oil major BP has drastically scaled back the team that looks for more oil...

January 25, 2021
Total Views: 2596

Friday, January 15, 2021
Offshore Oil Rig At Night
Offshore

Total Quits American Petroleum Institute Over Climate Policies

By Ron Bousso LONDON, Jan 15 (Reuters) – France’s Total SE on Friday became the first major global energy company to quit the main U.S. oil and gas lobby due...

January 15, 2021
Total Views: 2491

Tuesday, November 10, 2020
Environment

BP and Orsted Team Up on Green Hydrogen Project in Germany

By Laura Hurst (Bloomberg) — Two of Europe’s largest energy companies, BP Plc and Orsted A/S, said they’d join to develop an industrial-scale electrolyzer to make hydrogen as a green...

November 10, 2020
Total Views: 202

Friday, October 16, 2020
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Maritime News

BP To Cut Caribbean Oil Due To Low Demand For VLSO Bunkers

By Laura Sanicola Oct 16 (Reuters) – The problem-plagued Limetree Bay refinery in St. Croix, Virgin Islands, may lose its main supplier of crude, oil major BP, if it isn’t...

October 16, 2020
Total Views: 126

Thursday, September 10, 2020
wind turbine
Maritime News

BP Makes First Move in Offshore Wind

British petroleum giant BP is making its first move into the growing offshore wind market by partnering up Norway’s Equinor to develop offshore wind farms in the United States. Under...

September 10, 2020
Total Views: 46

oil tanker photo
Maritime News

BP Books Tanker for Storage at Lowest Rate This Year

By Florence Tan and Roslan Khasawneh SINGAPORE, Sept 10 (Reuters) – Oil major BP has provisionally chartered a supertanker to store crude oil off Malaysia at this year’s lowest rate...

September 10, 2020
Total Views: 48

Monday, June 15, 2020
Offshore

BP Writes Off Billions as Covid Redraws Rules of Oil Demand

By Laura Hurst and Amanda Jordan (Bloomberg) –BP Plc will make the biggest writedown on the value of its business since the Deepwater Horizon disaster a decade ago, as the...

June 15, 2020
Total Views: 8

Monday, June 8, 2020
Maritime News

BP to Cut 15% of Workforce by Year-End

By Shadia Nasralla and Ron Bousso LONDON, June 8 (Reuters) – BP will cut about 15% of its workforce in response to the coronavirus crisis and as part of Chief...

June 8, 2020
Total Views: 4

Wednesday, April 1, 2020
offshore oil rig
Maritime News

BP Says Workers in Gulf of Mexico and Alaska Test Positive for Coronavirus

By Jessica Resnick-Ault and Yareth Rosen NEW YORK/ANCHORAGE, Alaska, April 1 (Reuters) – Several workers on a BP Plc oil platform in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico have tested positive for coronavirus, the...

April 1, 2020
Total Views: 18

Monday, September 30, 2019
offshore rig north sea
Offshore News

BP is Striking Out in a Hotspot for Offshore Oil Exploration

By Peter Millard and Kelly Gilblom (Bloomberg) –It was supposed to be BP Plc’s big Brazilian breakthrough after years of setbacks in one of the world’s top destinations for offshore...

September 30, 2019
Total Views: 2

Tuesday, July 30, 2019
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Maritime News

BP Has No Plans to Take Tankers Through Hormuz

LONDON, July 30 (Reuters) – BP has not taken any of its oil tankers through the Strait of Hormuz since a July 10 attempt by Iran to seize one of...

July 30, 2019
Total Views: 3

Monday, March 11, 2019
containership ship bunkering
Maritime News

BP Introduces New IMO 2020-Compliant Bunker Fuel

BP says it will begin selling a new type of low sulphur bunker fuel that meets new MARPOL regulations limiting the sulphur content of marine fuels to 0.5%. BP announced...

March 11, 2019
Total Views: 7

Friday, January 18, 2019
thunder horse platform
Maritime News

After Billion-Barrel Bonanza, BP Goes Global with Seismic Tech

By Ron Bousso LONDON, Jan 18 (Reuters) – Buoyed by the success of seismic imaging that found an extra billion barrels of oil in the Gulf of Mexico, BP is looking...

January 18, 2019
Total Views: 3

Tuesday, January 8, 2019
thunder horse platform
Offshore News

BP Uses New Technology to Unlock 1 Billion BOE at Thunder Horse Field

By Ron Bousso LONDON, Jan 8 (Reuters) – BP said it has discovered two new oilfields in the Gulf of Mexico and has identified an additional billion barrels of oil...

January 8, 2019
Total Views: 22

Sunday, November 25, 2018
Maritime News

BP Sees First Clair Ridge Oil Helping to Double North Sea Output

By Kelly Gilblom (Bloomberg) — BP Plc has seen first oil from its giant Clair Ridge development in the North Sea, helping arrest decades of decline in a region where drillers have...

November 25, 2018
Total Views: 0

Wednesday, August 15, 2018
Maritime News

BP Offloads Last 2 Stranded Oil Cargoes to Shandong Refiner – Sources

BEIJING, Aug 15 (Reuters) – Oil major BP on Tuesday offloaded about 1 million barrels of Angolan crude from supertanker ‘Olympic Light’ to an independent Chinese refiner after holding the...

August 15, 2018
Total Views: 3

Tuesday, May 22, 2018
deepwater horizon
News

Sharp Exchanges Highlight BP Fears of Climate Legal Jeopardy

By Kelly Gilblom (Bloomberg) — After paying more than $65 billion in legal costs for the Deepwater Horizon catastrophe, BP Plc is wary of the risk of lawsuits related to...

May 22, 2018
Total Views: 1

Tuesday, March 13, 2018
ship emissions
Maritime News

BP Sees Strong Compliance with 2020 Low Sulphur Fuel Rule

By Devika Krishna Kumar NEW ORLEANS, March 13 (Reuters) – Oil major BP Plc expects more than 90 percent of the world’s shipping fleet will comply with new regulations slashing sulfur...

March 13, 2018
Total Views: 4

Tuesday, February 6, 2018
BP offshore platform
News

BP Dodges Oil-Industry Gloom as Profit Jumps With Production

By Kelly Gilblom (Bloomberg) — BP Plc dodged the disappointment that afflicted other oil-company earnings as it did a better job of exploiting the upswing in crude prices. Oil and gas output...

February 6, 2018
Total Views: 4