Tag Archives: Oil

Rawlings Fuels – putting the customer first

A gleaming Rawlings tanker outside the new fuel depot in Hook Hampshire

Hampshire-based Rawlings Fuels is an independent supplier of fuel oils delivering to domestic and commercial customers, including farms and agricultural companies. Its beginnings were in a transport company, from which the fuel company emerged, grew and eventually moved to its Read more »


Oil & gas investment key to UK transition

OGUK says oil key to transition and decarbonisation of UK energy

Speaking at the launch of their annual Economic Report today, OGUK Chief Executive, Deirdre Michie OBE, has said that the UK oil and gas industry is key to delivering the country’s net zero ambitions and emphasised how different parties must Read more »


Firth of Forth hub for net zero transition

Charles Hammond of Forth Ports a potential hub for the transition from oil and gas to clean energy

Scotland has a critical role to play in supporting the UK’s net zero ambitions.  Vast offshore renewable resource potential combined with a rich oil and gas legacy has created deep offshore engineering and subsurface expertise, extensive oil and gas infrastructure, Read more »


Transitioning from oil to renewables – cost or investment?

We hear from Neste after a decade of transitioning from a regional oil refinery to a global leader in renewable solutions to see if the investment is paying off. Neste’s transformation from a regional oil refinery to becoming a global Read more »


Oil and gas industry welcomes Chancellors’ Budget

Deirdre Michie

The UK oil and gas industry has welcomed some of the measures announced by the Chancellor in today’s Budget, adding that now close cooperation with the sector is essential to maximise its world-leading expertise and assure a successful green energy Read more »


Oil & gas: embracing the digital future

The Covid-19 pandemic has definitely affected all existing industries and sectors on the planet — and oil and gas are not different. However, this doesn’t mean that the crisis has not presented some opportunities for crucial industry decision-makers. For instance, Read more »


How the oil & gas industry can maximise energy transition opportunities

Enhancing collaborative culture within the offshore oil and gas industry is not only key to maximising the potential of its existing world class supply chain but could also unlock future activity in the UK Continental Shelf (UKCS) and be key Read more »


Oil & Gas working together for net zero future theme for SPE Offshore

Neil Saunders

Working together to deliver a decarbonised, net zero future will form the theme and direction for SPE Offshore Europe 2021 being held in Aberdeen, Scotland, 7-10 September 2021. Neil Saunders, conference chair of SPE Offshore Europe 2021 and executive vice Read more »


Creative solution for scaring seagulls

With rig operating firms losing hundreds of thousands of pounds a day every time work is halted to clean up seagull droppings, as well as the risk posed to helicopters by the birds, an effective solution was desperately needed. The Read more »


BP halves dividend after record loss, but the future looks bright

Following a record $6.7bn quarterly loss, BP has halved its shareholder dividend after the coronavirus pandemic hit global demand for oil. The loss was largely due to BP writing down the value of its assets after it cut its oil Read more »