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kosmos oil

Kosmos encounters oil in US Gulf of Mexico well

Kosmos Energy has discovered oil after drilling the Winterfell infrastructure-led exploration (ILX) well in the US Gulf of Mexico. The...

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REFINING

Samsung bags $1bn contract for Sarawak methanol plant in Malaysia

Samsung Engineering has won a $1.07bn contract from Sarawak Petchem (Sarawak Petchem) to construct...
Kwinana Refinery

BP to close loss-making Kwinana oil refinery in Australia

Faced with continued losses, the UK petroleum giant BP has decided to close the...
cng station

Chesapeake Utilities to build new CNG station at Port of Savannah

Chesapeake Utilities has teamed up with Atlanta Gas Light (AGL) to build a compressed...

RENEWABLES

Avangrid places 154MW South Dakota wind farm into service

Avangrid has placed the 154.8MW Tatanka Ridge wind farm in South Dakota into service,...

GE’s Haliade-X wind turbines to power 1.1GW New Jersey wind farm

GE Renewable Energy has finalized an agreement with Ørsted to supply its Haliade-X 12...

Axium to acquire stake in Cordelio’s Ontario renewable portfolio

Axium Infrastructure has bought a 49% stake in Cordelio Power's Ontario renewable portfolio that consists of 396MW of projects. The Denfield portfolio consists of four...

Consumers Energy places 150MW Michigan wind farm into service

Consumers Energy has placed 150MW Gratiot Farms wind farm in Michigan into service to provide clean, renewable energy to customers. Featuring 60 turbines, the wind...

Massive energy storage system gets connected to California power grid

A 300MW/1,200MWh energy storage system located on-site at Vistra's Moss Landing Power Plant has been connected to the power grid in California. The Moss Landing...

Construction begins on 1GW wind projects in New Mexico

Construction has begun on the 1,050MW Western Spirit Wind power projects located in Guadalupe, Lincoln and Torrance Counties in central New Mexico, US. Upon completion...

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floating wind farm

Portuguese floating wind farm begins power supply to grid

A 25MW floating wind farm project in Portugal has begun supplying power to the grid, demonstrating the viability for such floating power facilities anywhere...

MMT to conduct surveys on Equinor’s lease area offshore New England

MMT US, a subsidiary of MMT Group, has been chosen to provide geophysical survey services to US offshore wind company Equinor Wind. Under the contract,...
ongc

India’s ONGC achieves early first gas at Krishna Godavari basin block

State-owned company Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC) has started gas production at the 98/2 Block in the Krishna Godavari Basin, offshore India, ahead...
SK408 gas fields

Production begins at SK408 gas fields offshore Malaysia

SapuraOMV Upstream has announced the start of gas production from the SK408 gas fields offshore Malaysia. The first gas has been produced following the start-up...

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TECHNOLOGY

PETRONAS

PETRONAS Research takes part in FASTsubsea’s subsea pump development

PETRONAS’ subsidiary PETRONAS Research has signed an agreement with FASTsubsea to participate in the development of a low-cost, topside-less subsea multiphase pump to increase...
Satelytics

BP invests in geospatial analytics software provider Satelytics

BP Ventures has announced an investment of $5m in cloud-based geospatial analytics software company Satelytics. Satelytics in engaged in monitor environmental changes, including methane emissions,...
net power

McDermott chosen for UK-specific NET Power design

McDermott International has secured a contract from 8 Rivers Capital for its NET Power UK project that aims to generate emission-free electricity. The project, which...
wind energy

Wind energy performance optimizer WindESCo secures $10m funding

WindESCo, a wind energy performance optimization company, has secured $10m funding in a Series B round led by WAVE Equity Partners. The funding round also...