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NPD: Northern Lights Applies for Permission to Inject and Store CO2 on the Norwegian Shelf

On Friday, Equinor along with its partners Shell and Total, submitted an application for an exploitation permit for a subsea reservoir for injection and storage of carbon dioxide (CO 2 ). This is the very first time the authorities have announced a licensing round for injection and storage of CO ...

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Posted 1 month agoPress > NorwayNPDNorwegian Petroleum Directorate +9

U.S. Energy-Related CO2 Emissions Fell Sightly in 2017

Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, Monthly Energy Review U.S. energy-related carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions in 2017 fell to 5.14 billion metric tons, 0.9% lower than their 2016 levels, and coal emissions were the primary driver behind the decline. U.S. energy-related CO2 emiss ...

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Posted 1 month agoOpinion > United StatesEIAEnergy Information Administration EIA +4

NPD: Exploitation Permit - Announcement

On 5 July 2018, the Ministry of Petroleum and Energy announced acreage for permits for exploitation of a subsea reservoir for injection and storage of CO 2 (exploitation permit). The Ministry of Petroleum and Energy's press release (in Norwegian) Invitation to apply for exploitation permit ...

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Posted 3 months agoPress > NorwayNPDNorwegian Petroleum Directorate +4

Merger in Energy Efficiency Sector Creates Strategic Opportunities

With the rising cost of energy and greater interest in reducing CO2 emissions, retrofitting existing equipment has gained momentum, and an impending merger can provide a more comprehensive approach. A number of companies have arisen to service the market, including Smartcool Systems Inc. (S ...

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Posted 4 months agoOpinion > mergerStreetwise ReportsEnergy +1

Elk Petroleum: Grieve CO2 EOR Project Oil Production Commences

ASX Announcement / Media Release – 18 April 2018 HIGHLIGHTS Elk's Grieve CO2 EOR project has commenced production Project completed within scope and budget under Fixed-Price Turnkey Contract Initial gross oil production expected to be 1100-1200 BOPD and to increase to over 2100 B ...

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Posted 6 months agoPress > ASXElk PetroleumCO2 +3

Shell Publishes New Report on Strategy for Energy Transition

Royal Dutch Shell plc (Shell) today published a report outlining how its strategy should enable it to thrive as the world transitions to lower-carbon energy. The Shell Energy Transition Report describes its understanding of the transition and what it means for the company. It also explains how Shel ...

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Posted 6 months agoPress > ShellEnergyRoyal Dutch Shell +3

About 7% of Fossil Fuels are Consumed for Non-Combustion Use in the United States

Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, Monthly Energy Review While most fossil fuels in the United States are burned, or combusted, to produce heat and power, EIA estimates that the equivalent of about 5.5 quadrillion British thermal units of fossil fuels were consumed for non-com ...

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Posted 6 months agoOpinion > USUnited StatesFossil Fuels +4

GE to Help Increase Output and Reliability of Shell Petroleum Development Company’s Afam VI Plant in Nigeria

At optimal performance, the Afam VI plant can provide up to 15% of the total national grid-connected electricity GE's Services Agreement to Provide Total Plant Solutions for the 650MW Afam VI Combined-Cycle Plant GE's MXL2 Upgrade Will Add 30MW Capacity, Equal to Power approximately 200,0 ...

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Posted 8 months agoPress > NigeriaGEShell +3

Environmental Performance of Industry Captured in Key Report

North Sea oil and gas production is up but greenhouse gas emissions in 2016 were down against 2015 performance, according to Oil & Gas UK's latest Environment Report . Although carbon dioxide (CO 2 ) emissions on the UK Continental Shelf (UKCS) rose by 4 per cent between 2014 and 2016, this was a ...

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Posted 10 months agoPress > North SeaUKUnited Kingdom +3

Energy-Related Carbon Dioxide Emissions Decreased in Most States From 2005 to 2015

Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, State Carbon Dioxide Emissions Data Note: Click to see data for all states . Note: Per capita emissions calculated by dividing total energy-related CO2 by state population. The United States has a diverse energy landscape that is reflecte ...

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Posted 10 months agoOpinion > EIAEnergy Information Administration EIAUnited States +2

Statoil: Dudgeon Offshore Wind Farm Officially Opened

Today, operator Statoil and partners Masdar and Statkraft officially opened the Dudgeon offshore wind farm in Great Yarmouth, UK. Since the investment decision was made in 2014, construction costs have been reduced by more than 15%, from GBP 1.5 billion to approximately GBP 1.25 billion. ...

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Posted 11 months agoPress > Dudgeon Offshore Wind FarmUnited KingdomStatoil +3

CO2 Emissions From Coal Fell by Record Amount in 2015, Led by Texas and Midwest

Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, State Carbon Dioxide Emissions Data Carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions associated with coal consumption in the United States fell by a record 231 million metric tons in 2015. More than 60% of the annual decrease occurred in 10 states, led by Texa ...

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Posted 11 months agoOpinion > CO2EIAEnergy Information Administration EIA +4

Petra Nova is One of Two Carbon Capture and Sequestration Power Plants in the World

Source: Petra Nova, a joint venture between NRG Energy and JX Nippon Oil & Gas Exploration The Petra Nova facility, a coal-fired power plant located near Houston, Texas, is one of only two operating power plants with carbon capture and storage (CCS) in the world, and it is the only such facili ...

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Posted 11 months agoOpinion > Petra NovaNRG EnergyJX Nippon Oil & Gas Exploration Corporation NOEX +7

Statoil, Shell and Total enter CO2 storage partnership

The partners are today signing a partnership agreement to mature the development of carbon storage on the Norwegian continental shelf (NCS). The project is part of the Norwegian authorities' efforts to develop full-scale carbon capture and storage in Norway. In June, Gassnova awarded Stat ...

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Posted 1 year agoPress > StatoilShellTotal +6

The silly Season!

Some years ago, given my blank response to a question, one of my bosses at Beyond Prudence decided to educate me about “The Season” which (apparently) once was the summer period when ‘debutante' balls were on in London and South East England but now describes the period from the Chelsea Flower Show ...

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Posted 1 year agoOpinion > ClimateClimate ChangesCO2 +1