Former BP executive to lead UK’s battery initiative

Neil Morris has more than 30 years of international operations, business and commercial experience in the energy sector

BP buys US shale oil and gas assets for $10.5bn

It is the UK energy giant’s largest deal in almost 20 years

BP invests £1.5m in energy monitoring company

Voltaware’s technology enables businesses to track the energy demand and performance of individual machinery

BP signs deal to buy EV infrastructure firm Chargemaster

The energy giant will purchase the electric vehicle charging business to support its low carbon plans

BP scraps proposed plans for $1.3bn petrol station takeover

The energy giant planned to buy 533 Woolworths sites in Australia

Guest Blog: Nick Boyle – Unlikely Bedfellows, Big Oil Meets Solar Power

I actively avoid reimagining working life as a romance novel, but if I was in the habit, I’d probably frame our December 2017 announcement as one of those classic “unlikely couple make it work against odds, to the shock and confusion of the whole town…”

BP invests $20m in ultra-fast EV charging battery start-up

StoreDot is said to have developed a battery system that could potentially charge an EV in five minutes

BP cost profit soars 71% at start of 2018

The energy giant plans to reduce greenhouse gas emissions by 3.5 million tonnes by 2025

BP appoints former Statoil and BG Group chief as chairman

Helge Lund headed BG Group between 2015 and 2016 when it was taken over by Shell

BP pledges to limit emissions growth through to 2025

The firm also announced other targets, which it says are concrete, measurable and intended to be met over ten years