New deal boosts energy access in and around Singapore

An agreement has been signed to improve energy access in Singapore, South-East Asia and the Pacific. Schneider Electric, ENGIE Lab and Nanyang Technological University (NTU) have agreed to boost infrastructure in off-grid areas with a series of microgrids. The joint initiative will form part of the existing Renewable Energy Integration Demonstrator in Singapore (REIDS) project […]

PM to ink energy deals in south east Asia

Prime Minister David Cameron is expected to help seal energy deals during his four-day trip to south east Asia. They include geothermal power projects worth £66 million and a £400 million sewage treatment system in Jakarta. Mr Cameron, who is currently in Indonesia, is joined by 31 representatives from businesses from every region of the UK. He is also expected to visit Singapore, […]

Premier Oil plucks Encore’s £221m North Sea business

UK oil firm Premier Oil is on course to spread its reach in the North Sea after agreeing to buy Encore Oil for £221million. The buy takes Premier’s interest in the Catcher area, one of the largest discoveries in the North Sea in recent years, to 50%. The purchase could tap into an extra 17 […]