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Security guard strike threatens Norway's gas exports, prices spike

10:34am EST

OSLO A key export terminal for Norway's natural gas will shut if Saturday's planned strike goes ahead, cutting supply to Europe, system operator Gassco said on Friday, sending prices higher.

Norway gas exports could be hit by strike escalation from Friday

Nov 26 2020

OSLO The planned escalation of a strike by Norwegian security guards could begin to shut the Nyhamna gas processing plant and two large gas fields from Friday, which would reduce Norway's exports to Europe by a quarter, system operator Gassco said.

SSE, Equinor to invest $8 billion in Britain's Dogger Bank giant wind project

Nov 26 2020

OSLO British utility SSE and Norwegian oil company Equinor have agreed to invest 6 billion pounds ($8.03 billion) to construct the first two phases of the Dogger Bank offshore wind power project, the two companies said on Thursday.

UPDATE 2-SSE, Equinor to invest $8 bln in Britain's Dogger Bank giant wind project

Nov 26 2020

* Third and final phase of development also planned (Updates with details on power production and British policy)

China's CO2 emissions will be higher in 2020 than in 2019, says IEA's Birol

Nov 25 2020

OSLO China's greenhouse gas emissions will increase in 2020 compared to 2019 as they have rebounded after the COVID-19 outbreak, the head of the International Energy Agency said on Wednesday.

Britain's Ofgem opens consultation on increase to energy price cap

Nov 20 2020

British energy market regulator Ofgem has opened a consultation on a potential energy price cap increase from Apr. 1 to improve cash flows for suppliers burdened by rising unpaid bills during the COVID-19 pandemic.

SeaDream cancels rest of 2020 sailings after virus outbreak

Nov 17 2020

OSLO Norwegian-owned cruiseship operator SeaDream Yacht Club has cancelled all sailing for the remainder of 2020 after positive COVID-19 test results onboard one of its cruises, it said on Tuesday, dealing a fresh blow to the cruise industry.

SeaDream cancels rest of 2020 sailings after virus outbreak

Nov 17 2020

OSLO, Nov 17 Norwegian-owned cruiseship operator SeaDream Yacht Club has cancelled all sailing for the remainder of 2020 after positive COVID-19 test results onboard one of its cruises, it said on Tuesday, dealing a fresh blow to the cruise industry.

Nord Pool exchange to offer new Norway-Britain power cable capacity

Nov 16 2020

OSLO Energy exchange Nord Pool will provide a platform offering traders day-ahead capacity on a new subsea power cable linking Norway to Britain from 2021, it said on Monday.

REFILE-Vattenfall to step up offshore wind partnerships, CEO says

Nov 06 2020

OSLO, Nov 6 Vattenfall's new CEO, Anna Borg, will increasingly partner with other companies rather than go it alone to grow its portfolio of European offshore wind projects, she told Reuters.

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