UK has been running without coal for three days

The coal-free period started on Saturday, 21st April at 10am and passed the 72-hour mark this morning

Around 140k poor and vulnerable households see power cut off

This occurred after not being able to afford to top up their prepayment energy meters

Total buys 74% stake in Direct Energie in €1.4bn deal

It aims to have more than six million French customers and one million Belgian customers by 2022

Largest oil and gas projects to spend $37bn before 2025

These projects are expected to produce 2.6 billion barrels of oil

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

BP and Petrobras sign exploration MoU

The energy giants have committed to exploring areas of mutual interest in the upstream, downstream, trading and low carbon sectors

Oil and gas services firm signs $5.5m deal with Repsol

An oil and gas services company has secured a $5.5 million (£3.8m) contract with energy giant Repsol. The deal will see Proserv upgrade and build new subsea production control equipment for the Yme field redevelopment in the Norwegian North Sea. It says the life of the existing equipment will be extended significantly beyond its original […]

New Zealand bans all new offshore oil exploration

The government said it will not revoke any existing exploration contracts

Maersk divisions form oil and gas decommissioning business

More than 400 fields in the North Sea alone are expected to cease production by 2026

Egyptian LNG on the way towards the UK

The Maran Gas Apollonia vessel will deliver its LNG cargo to the Dragon LNG import facility in Milford Haven