Wood Group wins Eni Australia contract

Wood Group, the international energy services company, among others, has been selected by Eni to provide long term engineering services to support Eni’s Australian assets, including Blacktip, Woollybutt and the upcoming Kitan development. Work will be performed at Wood Group’s Perth and Darwin offices.

Total Revives Its Exploration Activities in Gabon

Total announces that the Gabonese government has approved the acquisition by its subsidiary Total Gabon of interests in three onshore exploration licenses in the sedimentary basin of Gabon:

Improving recovery at Kvitebjørn

Statoil has awarded Bergen Group Rosenberg a contract for building and installing a compressor module on the Kvitebjørn platform in the North Sea.

Central Petroleum provides update on drilling at Surprise-1 well

Central Petroleum  (ASX: CTP) has reported that at 0600 this morning CST, the Surprise-1 well had reached a depth of 2,362m TVD RT (True Vertical Depth from Rotary Table) and was drilling ahead at an improved average ROP (Rate of Penetration) of c.2m/hour.

Sterling Resources Announces Award Of Pipelay Contract At Breagh

Sterling Resources Ltd. (TSX-V:SLG) (”Sterling” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce that the contract for the engineering, installation and pre-commissioning of the offshore pipeline and associated fibre optic cable for the Breagh development project in the UK North Sea has been awarded to Allseas Construction Contractors SA (”Allseas”) by RWE Dea UK, operator of […]

Solyndra and Sika cooperate on solar PV rooftops

Solyndra Inc and Sika Services AG, a manufacturer of roofing materials, have reached a multi-year sales agreement for Solyndra’s cylindrical solar photovoltaic (PV) systems for large rooftops.

GE and Plutonic Power start BCs largest wind farm

Plutonic Power and GE Energy Financial Services announced that their jointly owned Dokie Wind Project, British Columbia’s largest wind farm, has begun generating electricity.

RWE and RAG build wind farms with pumped storage

RAG Montan Immobilien and RWE Innogy plan to turn a waste heap into a power plant combining wind power with pumped storage.

SMart Wind scoping report for Hornsea offshore wind farms

SMart Wind has submitted a Scoping Report to the Infrastructure Planning Commission (IPC) detailing the proposed approach to the development of the first offshore wind farm projects in the 4 GW Hornsea Zone, UK.

UK urban wind turbine launched in Germany

quietrevolution has signed an exclusive agreement with RWE Innogy for the sale of its small wind turbines specifically designed for populated areas.