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New oil, gas projects to accelerate next year: report

Dec 17 2018

LONDON The number of new oil and gas projects will rise five-fold next year from a 2015 trough but overall spending is still unlikely to be enough to meet future demand, consultancy Wood Mackenzie said in a report.

Chrysaor sets sights on Chevron's North Sea assets - sources

Dec 13 2018

LONDON Private equity-backed oil firm Chrysaor has hired advisers ahead of talks to buy Chevron's British North Sea oil and gas fields for over $2.5 billion (1.97 billion pounds), industry and banking sources said.

UPDATE 1-Chrysaor sets sights on Chevron's North Sea assets - sources

Dec 13 2018

* Bids due before Christmas - sources (Adds BMO declines to comment, shares)

Chrysaor sets sights on Chevron's North Sea assets: sources

Dec 13 2018

LONDON Private equity-backed oil firm Chrysaor has hired advisers ahead of talks to buy Chevron's British North Sea oil and gas fields for over $2.5 billion, industry and banking sources said.

BP targeted with first shareholder resolution on climate goals

Dec 10 2018

LONDON Pressure on oil companies to tackle climate change is growing after an activist group for the first time filed a shareholder resolution urging BP to set hard targets for reducing overall carbon emissions.

BP targeted with first shareholder resolution on climate goals

Dec 09 2018

LONDON, Dec 10 Pressure on oil companies to tackle climate change is growing after an activist group for the first time filed a shareholder resolution urging BP to set hard targets for reducing overall carbon emissions.

Shell reviews deals involving ex-executive accused of bribery

Dec 06 2018

LONDON Royal Dutch Shell has concluded that a Nigerian oilfield sale where it suspects an executive took bribes was not linked to a separate court case in which he and Shell face corruption charges over a $1.1 billion offshore acquisition.

Exclusive: Exxon, Chevron seek to exit Azerbaijan's oil after 25 years

Dec 04 2018

LONDON Exxon Mobil and Chevron are seeking to sell their stakes in Azerbaijan's largest oilfield, marking the retreat of the U.S. majors from the former Soviet state after 25 years as they re-focus on domestic production.

Shell to set sector-leading emissions targets after investor pressure

Dec 03 2018

LONDON Royal Dutch Shell caved in to growing investor pressure over climate change on Monday, setting out plans to introduce industry-leading carbon emissions targets linked to executive pay.

Shell sets carbon cutting targets after investor pressure

Dec 03 2018

LONDON, Dec 3 Royal Dutch Shell caved in to growing investor pressure over climate change on Monday with plans to set short-term targets for reducing its carbon footprint.

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