Posts Tagged ‘climate’

Talisman green-lights MonArb project

by on October 24, 2012 2:20 pm BST
The Canadian explorer also announced that Offshore Group Newcastle (OGN) had secured an engineering, procurement and fabrication contract worth more than $80 million for the project’s jacket.The Calgary-based player credited the recently introduced UK brownfield tax allowance as the key to getting the project developed.“Our decision to

UK sees shale reserve estimate by year’s end

by on October 15, 2012 9:22 pm BST
The Bowland formation covers a huge area with potentially significant reserves, extending beyond current shale gas drilling locations in Lancashire by companies such as Cuadrilla Resources to the Isle of Man, north Wales, south Cumbria and the East Midlands, Reuters reported."The Bowland Shale estimate will be released by year

UPDATE 1-World Bank chief warns no region immune to Europe crisis

by on July 18, 2012 9:56 pm BST
Wed Jul 18, 2012 5:56pm EDT * Developing countries could see GDP fall of 4 percent * Kim says focus on delivering results* Balancing clean energy, development needsBy Lesley WroughtonWASHINGTON, July 18 (Reuters) - World Bank President Jim Yong Kim on Wednesday warned that most regions of the world will be hurt by the debt

Judge denies BP claim for Macondo emails

by Forex Rooton June 11, 2012 9:53 pm BST
US Magistrate Judge Sally Shushan in New Orleans said the federal interest in preserving secrecy, together with the public interest in ensuring an effective response to the next disaster, outweighed BP's need for the documents to defend itself in litigation by the government over the spill, Reuters reported."This conclusion