RWE Dea has signed an agreement to farm-in to Licences P1932 and P2074, which will allow the company to participate in the drilling of the Mustard prospect in the UK Continental Shelf (UKCS), West of Shetland. The well is planned to spud in 2015.
The partners have unanimously decided to recommend landing of oil from the Johan Sverdrup field at Mongstad.
Offshore Wind: GDF SUEZ, EDP Renewables, Neoen Marine And AREVA Submit Their Offers For The Region Of Tréport And Islands Of Yeu And Noirmoutier
GDF SUEZ, EDP Renewables, Neoen Marine, and AREVA submitted to the French government today their proposals for the installation and operation of 1,000 MW of offshore wind energy – 500 MW in the Le Tréport (Haute‐Normandie) area and 500 MW in the vicinity of the islands of Yeu and Noirmoutier (Pays‐de‐la‐Loire).
Rio Tinto will move to suspend alumina production at Gove and focus on its bauxite operations after determining the refinery is no longer a viable business in the current market environment.
Petrobras and Embrapa are developing new technology for sugar cane production. The project will generate knowledge for the expansion of sugar cane production for the ethanol market.
CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) announced today a special program to acquire additional monitoring equipment to enhance its strong technological base for early detection of defects.
Rio Tinto has set out its breakthrough plan to optimise the growth of its world-class iron ore business in Western Australia. Mine production capacity will rapidly increase towards 360 million tonnes a year (Mt/a) at a significantly lower capital cost per tonne than originally planned.
IAMGOLD Corporation ("IAMGOLD" or the "Company") announced today that IAMGOLD and/or its subsidiary, Rosebel Gold Mines N.V. ("RGM") will fund the development and operation of a solar power project (the "Solar Project") with an installed capacity of five (5) megawatts in Suriname.
Eni Signs Production Sharing Agreement With The Ukrainian Government For Offshore Exploration And Development
Today in Kiev, Eni signed a Production Sharing Agreement with the Ukrainian government, represented by the Minister of Energy Eduard Stavytsky, in the presence of the President of Ukraine Viktor Janukovič , for the exploration and development of an area located in Ukraine’s Black Sea.
RWE Stops Development On Atlantic Array Due To Technical Challenges Making The Project Uneconomic At Current Time
RWE Innogy has reviewed the Atlantic Array Project and the Round 3 Bristol Channel Zone. In comparison with other opportunities in the UK offshore wind portfolio, and in light of the significant technical challenges specific to the zone, identified from intensive research, at the current time, it is not viable for RWE to continue with development in the Bristol Channel Zone.