Middle East tensions remain high after drone attacks on Saudi oil facilities

The attacks early on Saturday morning knocked 5% off the world’s total oil supply

Energy Broker: August 2019 Market Report

UK Energy Market Report written by Pulse Business Energy. Pulse is an award-winning Business Energy and Water Broker who can advise on every aspect of usage and procurement for electricity, gas and water.

Saudi Arabia’s king replaces energy minister with one of his sons

Prince Abdulaziz bin Salman has been sworn in as the new Minister of Energy – the first time the oil portfolio has been given to a member of the royal family

Cluster developments ‘can maximise oil and gas recovery from UKCS’

Researchers suggest developing a group of fields in reasonably close proximity to each other can enable economies of scale and lower development costs per barrel of oil

Petition launches to get Facebook to unfriend fossil fuels for good

The movement, which has 3,968 signatories, hopes to see the social media giant stop advertising oil, coal and gas power

UK’s offshore oil and gas sector cuts emissions by 3% while upping production

A new report from Oil & Gas UK shows upstream oil and gas operations directly contributed around 3% of the country’s total greenhouse gas emissions

Oil and gas infrastructure ‘is putting unborn children at risk’

The University of Colorado suggests pregnant women living in close proximity to gas wells and oil refineries could have up to a 70% greater chance of giving birth to babies with congenital heart defects

Energy Broker: June 2019 Market Report

Written by Dr Tony West, formerly Director of Trading and Marketing at Innogy (now Npower), Head of Trading at Scottish Power and amongst other senior wholesale trading roles recently advised Gazprom on their power business development strategy.

Oil and gas production efficiency on UKCS continues to rise

The efficiency of resource extraction in the offshore territory increased for the sixth consecutive year to 75% in 2018

Waste oil and plastic residues transformed into new packaging with new partnership

Renewable fuel producer Neste and chemicals giant LyondellBasell have successfully produced bio-based polypropylene and bio-based low-density polyethylene at a commercial scale