Tuesday, February 25, 2020
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Maritime News

Equinor Abandons Drilling Plan in Great Australian Bight

Norwegian energy firm Equinor says it is halting exploration drilling in the Great Australian Bight offshore southern Australia.  The move comes after a review by Equinor that determined its existing...

February 25, 2020
Total Views: 15

Thursday, January 23, 2020
Maritime News

World’s First Carbon-Free Ammonia-Fueled Vessel Planned for 2024

A new project looking to launch the world’s first ammonia-powered supply vessel has received major funding from the European Union, setting the stage for testing of the carbon-free fuel as...

January 23, 2020
Total Views: 72

Monday, January 13, 2020
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Maritime News

Coalition Launched to Accelerate Global Offshore Wind Capacity

Danish power company Ørsted and Norwegian energy giant Equinor are spearheading the launch of international coalition to accelerate global offshore wind capacity and other ocean-based renewable energy technologies as part...

January 13, 2020
Total Views: 17

Tuesday, January 7, 2020
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Maritime News

Oil Giant Reveals Survival Tactics in Age of Climate Anxiety

By Mikael Holter (Bloomberg) –The largest oil company in western Europe’s biggest petroleum exporter wants to drastically cut its carbon footprint. Equinor ASA, which is based in the Norwegian town...

January 7, 2020
Total Views: 3

Monday, January 6, 2020
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Maritime News

Equinor Sets Near-Zero Carbon Emissions Target for Norway by 2050

Norwegian energy giant Equinor has launched an initiative to cut greenhouse gas emissions to near-zero by 2050 as it moves to combat global climate change in line with the Paris...

January 6, 2020
Total Views: 15

Thursday, November 21, 2019
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Maritime News

Norway’s Equinor Sends Rare Low Sulphur Fuel Cargo to Fujairah

By Roslan Khasawneh SINGAPORE, Nov 21 (Reuters) – Equinor offloaded a rare cargo of very low-sulphur fuel oil (VLSFO) from Norway last week at UAE’s Fujairah bunkering hub to meet...

November 21, 2019
Total Views: 9

Tuesday, October 22, 2019
johan sverdrup offshore field
Maritime News

First Oil from Johan Sverdrup Ready to Ship

The first oil pumped from the giant Johan Sverdrup field in the North Sea has reached Mongstad, Norway where it will be prepared for shipping to markets around the world....

October 22, 2019
Total Views: 5

Sunday, October 6, 2019
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Maritime News

Equinor Brings North Sea Giant Johan Sverdrup On Stream

Norwegian energy company Equinor has brought the giant Johan Sverdrup field on stream more than two months ahead schedule. Sanctioned in 2015, Johan Sverdrup is the largest development on the...

October 6, 2019
Total Views: 4

Wednesday, September 4, 2019
Pioneering Spirit world record
Offshore News

North Sea Oil Poised for Last Hurrah With Giant Norway Field

By Timothy Abington and Mikael Holter (Bloomberg) –The rise of a huge new Norwegian oil field is poised to give North Sea output one of its biggest boosts in years....

September 4, 2019
Total Views: 13

Tuesday, September 3, 2019
Johan Sverdrup
Offshore News

Norway Approves Johan Sverdrup Start-Up

The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate has granted its approval for the start-up of the Johan Sverdrup field in the North Sea. With expected recoverable resources of between 2.1 and 3.1 billion...

September 3, 2019
Total Views: 3

Thursday, August 22, 2019
Maritime News

Norway Approves Funding for Floating Wind Farm at North Sea Oil Fields

Norwegian government-run Enova has approved funding of up to NOK 2.3 billion (US$256 million) to support a project that would develop the world’s first floating offshore wind farm to power...

August 22, 2019
Total Views: 23

Wednesday, August 21, 2019
Offshore News

Equinor Strikes Oil in Barents Sea

Norway-based Equinor says it has struck oil in the Sputnik exploration well located on the Norwegian Continental Shelf in the Barents Sea. Recoverable resources are estimate at between 20 million...

August 21, 2019
Total Views: 5

Thursday, August 15, 2019
mariner oil field uk north sea
Maritime News

Equinor Announces First Oil from Mariner Field in UK North Sea

Norwegian energy giant Equinor has announced first oil from the Mariner field in the UK North Sea. The field, which is the first Equinor has operating in UK waters, is...

August 15, 2019
Total Views: 6

Friday, June 7, 2019
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Equinor: Offshore Supply Vessel Collides with Statfjord A Platform

An offshore supply vessel collided with Equinor’s Statfjord A platform in the North Sea on Friday, forcing the evacuation of the platform but no injuries or pollution has been reported,...

June 7, 2019
Total Views: 21

Wednesday, April 10, 2019
mariner oil field equinor
Offshore News

Equinor Again Delays Start-Up of Britain’s Mariner Offshore Oilfield

By Nerijus Adomaitis OSLO, April 10 (Reuters) – The operator of the Mariner heavy oil field, one of Britain’s largest offshore developments in years, postponed its start-up to summer 2019...

April 10, 2019
Total Views: 30

Friday, March 22, 2019
Pioneering Spirit world record

Pioneering Spirit Sets New Offshore Lifting Record at Johan Sverdrup

A new offshore lifting world record has been set with the installation of the final topsides in first phase of the Johan Sverdrup field development project in the North Sea....

March 22, 2019
Total Views: 112

Tuesday, February 19, 2019
STS transfer in bahamas
Maritime News

Excelerate Energy Claims First Ship-to-Ship Transfer of LNG in The Bahamas

Texas-based LNG company Excelerate Energy and Norway’s Equinor Energy have completed the first ever ship-to-ship (STS) transfer of liquefied natural gas in The Bahamas. The STS transfer was completed utilizing...

February 19, 2019
Total Views: 7

Friday, February 15, 2019
offshore wind farm
Maritime News

Equinor, Joint Ventures Vie for Offshore Wind Power Park in New York

OSLO, Feb 15 (Reuters) – New York State said on Thursday it had received proposals from Norway’s Equinor and three joint ventures to build its first offshore wind power park...

February 15, 2019
Total Views: 13

Tuesday, January 22, 2019
rem eir supply vessel
Maritime News

Equinor Turning to Shore Power to Reduce Emissions Across Supply Chain

Norwegian energy major Equinor is increasingly turning towards shore power as one of several measures to reduce emissions in its logistics supply chain for the Norwegian Continental Shelf. As of...

January 22, 2019
Total Views: 24

Friday, January 11, 2019
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Maritime News

Norway Awards Equinor License to Build CO2 Storage Under North Sea

OSLO, Jan 11 (Reuters) – Equinor has won a license to develop carbon dioxide (CO2) storage under the North Sea, Norway’s oil ministry said on Friday, part of a push...

January 11, 2019
Total Views: 43