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Goole Fields 1 Wind Farm Is Officially Opened

SOURCE: RWE | 18 September 2014

Today saw the official opening of RWE Innogy UK’s £45million Goole Fields 1 Wind Farm in East Riding of Yorkshire. Over 60 community members and business representatives attended the inauguration hosted by the renewable energy leader, which included a visit to the 16 turbine wind farm.

Eni: New Oil Discovery Offshore Angola.

SOURCE: Eni | 17 September 2014

Eni made a new oil discovery in Block 15/06, in the Ochigufu exploration prospect, in deep water offshore Angola. Oghigufu is the 10th commercial oil discovery made in Block 15/06. The new discovery is estimated to contain 300 million barrels of oil in place.

Drilling Begins On The Libra Field In Brazil

SOURCE: Total | 17 September 2014

With a target depth of 5,850 meters, the first appraisal well was spudded on Libra field off the coast of Brazil in early August. The super-giant field, located 200 kilometers offshore, has estimated resources of between 8 billion and 12 billion barrels in reservoirs that lie under a thick layer of salt.

SIBUR Proceeds With ZapSibNeftekhim Project

SOURCE: SIBUR | 16 September 2014

Based on completion of the FEED contracts and assessment of the design documentation, SIBUR proceeds with the ZapSibNeftekhim project. With the project moving on to the next stage, SIBUR's Board of Directors has approved increased funding for the project in 2014, with overall capex budget for 2014 increasing from RUB 53 bn to RUB 74 bn.

Spectra Energy And Northeast Utilities Announce New England Energy Reliability Solution

SOURCE: Spectra Energy | 16 September 2014

Spectra Energy Corp (NYSE: SE), Spectra Energy Partners (NYSE: SEP) and Northeast Utilities (NYSE: NU) today announced details of the Access Northeast project, designed to reliably meet growing demand for natural gas in New England while providing environmental and economic benefits to the region.

Joint Venture Begins Major Southern Water Project

SOURCE: Costain | 16 September 2014

4Delivery, the Costain-led JV with MWH and Veolia Water, is about to begin work on a new £63.5 million wastewater treatment works for Southern Water at Woolston in Southampton.

Suction Bucket Jacket For Borkum Riffgrund

SOURCE: VolkerWessels | 15 September 2014

Under contract with DONG Energy, SPT Offshore successfully installed the 3 suction buckets forming the foundation of the Suction Bucket Jacket (SBJ) for a 3.6 MW 120 Siemens wind turbine as part of the Borkum Riffgrund wind farm offshore Germany.

Dominion Plans To Acquire Two Solar Energy Projects In California

SOURCE: Dominion | 15 September 2014

Dominion (NYSE: D) announced an agreement to acquire two solar energy projects totaling 42 megawatts from EDF Renewable Energy, one of North America's largest independent power producers and renewable energy project developers. The acquisitions of the California projects are expected to close in 2015.

Millionth Barrel Of Oil Produced At The Prirazlomnoye Field

SOURCE: Gazprom Neft | 15 September 2014

The millionth barrel of the new oil, ARCO (Arctic Oil), has been produced at the Prirazlomnoye deposit. The second tanker to deliver the oil to North West Europe in the next few days is currently being loaded. The first tanker carrying oil from Prirazlomnoye set offfrom the deposit in April.

McDermott Completes Contract Scope For Jack & St. Malo Project In Gulf Of Mexico

SOURCE: McDermott | 15 September 2014

McDermott International, Inc. (NYSE: MDR) (“McDermott”) is pleased to announce the successful completion of the Jack and St. Malo project for Chevron U.S.A. Inc. The project involved the installation of jumpers, flying leads, subsea pump stations, umbilicals and subsea landing of some of the industry’s largest and complex umbilical end terminations to a host floating production platform