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Saturday, August 20, 2016
Is It Time For The UK To Get Behind Offshore Wind?
by Phillip Inman (TheGuardian) Cancelling the planned new nuclear power station at Hinkley Point will be a huge victory for the offshore wind industry. The word from inside No 10...
Wednesday, May 27, 2015
UK Opts to Maximize Offshore Oil Production Over Onshore Wind
The U.K. aims to maximize domestic oil and gas production and curb the spread of onshore wind farms as the government leans toward maintaining energy security over cutting carbon emissions.
Friday, May 1, 2015
Record Three Tons of Cocaine Seized from North Sea Tug
The seizure is believed to be biggest single seizure of illegal drugs in UK history, worth an estimated half a billion pounds.
Monday, March 16, 2015
Workers Evacuated from North Sea Oil Platform After Ship Collision
Fifteen workers have been evacuated from a North Sea oil platform after a supply vessel collided with the facility Monday morning.
Thursday, November 6, 2014
BG Group Exec to Head UK’s New Oil and Gas Authority
The U.K. hired a senior BG Group Plc executive to head its new oil and gas industry regulator under plans to boost the country’s recovery of fossil-fuel reserves.
Tuesday, October 7, 2014
Fire Forces Ship Carrying Radioactive Concrete to Drop Anchor Off Scotland
A ship carrying radioactive concrete was forced to put down its anchor just off the Scottish coast in the North Sea on Tuesday after a fire in one of its funnels, the British coastguard said.
Friday, September 19, 2014
Drillers Can Return to Fighting Slump After Scotland’s ‘No’ Vote
U.K. oil companies can stop fretting about Scottish independence and go back to combating a slump in output that’s the steepest of any major producer.
Tuesday, November 19, 2013
Britain to Summon Spanish Ambassador Over Research Vessel
LONDON, Nov 19 (Reuters) – Britain is to summon Spain’s ambassador following what it said was a serious incursion into Gibraltar’s territorial waters by a Spanish research vessel. The Foreign...
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