Emissions
ExxonMobil partners up for new carbon capture tech

The latter company has progressed research on a process that uses porous solids, known as metal-organics frameworks, to separate carbon from air or flue gas

Scottish regulator investigates unplanned flaring at ExxonMobil site

The ‘high volume flaring’ at the Mossmorran Ethylene Plant started on Monday night as a result of a mechanical failure across boilers, resulting in a loss of steam generation

Carbon dioxide emissions
ExxonMobil pledges $100m for emissions reduction research

It is partnering with the US Department of Energy to develop technologies related to energy efficiency and greenhouse gas reductions

Oil and gas exploration
ExxonMobil signs deal to explore 28,000 sq km in offshore Namibia

The territory extends from the shoreline to around 215 kilometres offshore, with depths of up to 4,000 metres at points

ExxonMobil inks 20-year LNG deal with Chinese firm

The government-backed Zhejiang Provincial Energy Group will receive one million metric tons of LNG every year

ExxonMobil announces huge gas discovery offshore Cyprus

It could potentially represent between five trillion to eight trillion cubic feet of gas

Computer chip
ExxonMobil and IBM team up to unpack quantum computing

The international firms say quantum science could be used to develop next-generation energy and manufacturing technologies

ExxonMobil to power Texan oil basin with wind and solar

The energy giant has teamed up with Danish renewable energy firm Ørsted to source the clean power

ExxonMobil nails ninth oil discovery offshore Guyana

The company says Hammerhead-1 hit around 60m of ‘high quality, oil-bearing sandstone reservoir’

Bank of America, ExxonMobil invests $27.5m in Stanford energy alliance

Stanford University has launched a new energy alliance that will facilitate research and educational relationships between academics and companies. As founding members, ExxonMobil and the Bank of America have committed $20 million (£14.6m) and $7.5 million (£5.5m) respectively to the Stanford Strategic Energy Alliance. The alliance will fund early stage research across a spectrum of […]