US oil and gas
Pressure to innovate and cut costs ‘to drive US oil and gas deals’

That’s the verdict from international advisory firm BDO Global which has made a number of industry predictions

Oil & gas
Europe, Middle East and Africa lead Q4 oil and gas contracts

These regions saw 487 oil and gas contracts awarded in the fourth quarter of 2018

Battery storage
Battery firms team up to target opportunities in the UK

CellCube has teamed up with Immersa to get involved with the capacity-driven storage market

Oil and gas infrastructure
INEOS fails to acquire ConocoPhillips’ North Sea assets

Both companies have confirmed exclusive talks have concluded

Reminder note to switch
New all-online switching service launches for businesses

Newbury-based Switchyourenergy uses information obtained from current bills to find suitable tariffs

Oil rig and worker
Equinor completes purchase of 40% stake in Rosebank project

The Norwegian energy giant’s partners on the project are Suncor Energy and Siccar Point Energy

Wind energy deal
Foresight Group buys 50MW of German wind

In partnership with Korea Investment & Securities, the investment manager bought the wind resources from wpd

Green finance
Siemens Gamesa converts €900m guarantee line into green transaction

It made the deal with Spanish bank Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria (BBVA)

Drax completes £702m deal with Iberdrola

The firm has bought the Spanish Energy company’s portfolio of flexible, low carbon and renewable assets

Hitachi signs deal to acquire ABB’s power grids business

The technology firm will initially acquire an 80.1% stake of the unit