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Top Headlines: Valaris Employee Reported Missing from Rig
Saturday, January 28, 2023Check out some of Rigzone's top stories during the last week.

EU Considers Capping Russian Fuel Prices at $100
Friday, January 27, 2023The European Union is floating a plan to cap the price of Russian diesel at $100 a barrel.

Exxon Building Largest Renewable Diesel Plant In Canada
Friday, January 27, 2023ExxonMobil will invest about $560 million to move forward with the construction of the largest renewable diesel facility in Canada.

World Still Waiting to See What China Reopening Means
Friday, January 27, 2023Macquarie Group, Goldman Sachs and FGE focus on China's reopening.

BSEE Checks Out Coastal Virginia Offshore Wind Project Progress
Friday, January 27, 2023Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement Director Kevin Sligh met with coastal Virginia offshore wind project representatives.

Eni And Sonatrach Pen Emissions Reduction Agreements
Friday, January 27, 2023Eni and Sonatrach have signed strategic agreements to accelerate emissions reduction and strengthen energy security.

Oil Traders Weigh Up Market This Week
Friday, January 27, 2023One of Rigzone's regular market watchers takes a look at demand trends, oil price moves, and a surprising Henry Hub development.

RWE-National Grid JV Submits Bid For New York State Wind Rights
Friday, January 27, 2023Community Offshore Wind has proposed to provide New York State with energy from 1.3 GW of offshore wind capacity to power nearly 500,000 homes.

Governor Issues Disaster Declaration for Southeast Texas
Friday, January 27, 2023The declaration will further support Texas' recovery efforts in response to extensive damage sustained due to tornadic activity in Pasadena, Deer Park, and neighboring Southeast Texas communities.

Is The USA Strategic Petroleum Reserve Stock Dangerously Low?
Thursday, January 26, 2023Weekly U.S. ending stocks of crude oil in the strategic petroleum reserve have dropped more than 40 percent in two years.

Police to Board Valaris Rig After Worker Reported Missing
Thursday, January 26, 2023'Enquiries are ongoing and officers are continuing to liaise with partner agencies'.

Companies Fall Short on Climate Pledges, New Survey Claims
Thursday, January 26, 2023A new survey has found that 85% of companies have net-zero strategies, but are failing to incorporate them into daily business operations.

Chevron to Buy Back $75B in Stock After Record Profit
Thursday, January 26, 2023Chevron Corp. plans to buy back $75 billion of shares and increase dividend payouts.

North Sea Industry Body Releases First Ever Documentary
Wednesday, January 25, 2023'This film shows the real people working day in and day out to transform the UK's energy system'. -Image provided by OEUK.

OPEC+ Delegates Expect Committee to Recommend Steady Output
Wednesday, January 25, 2023Saudi Arabia and its partners will hold a review of output levels on February 1.

Indigenous Owners Welcome Delay Order For Barossa Pipeline
Wednesday, January 25, 2023Indigenous owners have welcomed the order to delay Santos' construction of the proposed Barossa Gas Export Pipeline.

Fundamentals Strong Enough for $90+ Oil Period
Wednesday, January 25, 2023'The rally has been a steady grind upwards'.

Los Angeles County Blocks New Oil Wells
Wednesday, January 25, 2023Los Angeles County has blocked new oil and gas drilling.

Jet Fuel Demand is Skyrocketing
Wednesday, January 25, 2023'We're beginning to see the wider consequences of China's reopening'.

Norway Gas Riches Spur a Wave of Bullish Currency Calls
Tuesday, January 24, 2023The bullish case has everything to do with Norway's status as the main supplier of natural gas to the European Union.

Envoy Says USA to Boost Pressure on China to Stop Importing Iran Oil
Tuesday, January 24, 2023Iranian crude shipments have surged in recent months.

Oil and Gas Security Trends in 2023
Tuesday, January 24, 2023'One specific area of focus in 2023 and beyond is the physical security of LNG infrastructure'.

Cadeler Tags Semco Maritime To Upgrade O-Class WFIV Cranes
Tuesday, January 24, 2023Semco Maritime has been contracted by Cadeler to upgrade the crane capacity on the latter's O-class wind farm installation vessels.

BofA Flags Energy Price Trend
Tuesday, January 24, 2023'The Chinese reopening has been negative for oil prices in the very short run'.

This Will Be The Decade Of Energy Storage, Woodmac Believes
Tuesday, January 24, 2023The 2020s will be remembered as the energy storage decade. By 2030, the installed energy storage is supposed to increase fifteen-fold when compared to 2021.

YouGov Reveals Most Popular Energy and Utilities Cos in UK
Tuesday, January 24, 2023In YouGov's previous poll of the most popular energy and utilities businesses in the UK, British Gas was the top ranked company.

White House Uses GOP Oil Bills to Go on Gasoline Price Offensive
Tuesday, January 24, 2023US gasoline prices are back on the agenda in Washington.

All Eyes on China This Week
Monday, January 23, 2023Rigzone's regular energy prognosticators focus on China's reopening, oil price expectations, U.S. cold fronts and more.

US Greenhouse Emissions Up For Second Year Running
Monday, January 23, 2023US greenhouse gas emissions rose in 2022, for the second year in a row. The wrong direction for the country aiming to cut emissions by 50% from 2005 levels by 2030.

Hydrogen Patents Show Shift Towards Clean Technologies
Monday, January 23, 2023Technologies motivated by climate change concerns accounted for nearly 80% of all patents related to hydrogen production in 2020, a new IEA analysis shows.

Germany Still Years Away From Replacing Russian Gas Capacity
Monday, January 23, 2023Germany is still years from substituting Russian pipeline gas imports with liquefied natural gas capacities.

NSTA Seeking Industry Input On Carbon Storage Data Powers
Monday, January 23, 2023The North Sea Transition Authority is seeking industry input over the powers to require licensees to report information related to their carbon storage projects.

ACWA To Develop First Ever Green Hydrogen Facility In Uzbekistan
Monday, January 23, 2023ACWA Power has signed extensive heads of terms agreements to develop a green hydrogen facility and a green ammonia pilot project in Uzbekistan.

UK Electricity Supply Margins Expected to be Tighter than Normal Tonight
Monday, January 23, 2023'This does not mean electricity supplies are at risk and people should not be worried'.

How Will Russia's Oil and Gas Industry Fare in 2023?
Monday, January 23, 2023Analysts at Kayrros, Wood Mackenzie, RANE and Energy Aspects have their say.

France's CGT Union Plans Strike This Week in Energy Sector
Monday, January 23, 2023The energy branch of France's CGT union called for a 48-hour strike starting January 26.

Three Predictions For US Solar In 2023
Monday, January 23, 2023The US distributed solar industry is expected to install over 8 GWdc in 2022, nearly doubling the market size from 2018, just four years ago.

Valaris Employee Reported Missing from Rig
Monday, January 23, 2023'Searches from the air and sea involving aircraft from HM Maritime and Coastguard Agency, as well as vessels in the area, were conducted through the night'.

UK Petrol and Diesel Sales Eroded
Monday, January 23, 2023Electric vehicle adoption is increasingly eating into road fuel demand around the world.

China Oil Giants See Profits Surge
Sunday, January 22, 2023China's oil giants said preliminary net income for last year surged.

Four EU Nations Call for Zero Emissions Target for Trucks And Buses
Saturday, January 21, 2023The Netherlands is leading calls for the EU to target zero emissions from heavy-duty vehicles to bring the sector in line with its climate goals.

Top Headlines: Is the USA Shale Boom Over and More
Saturday, January 21, 2023Check out some of Rigzone's top stories during the last week.

Analysts Predict Freeport LNG Restart Date
Friday, January 20, 2023'Some marginal amounts of feedgas were nominated to the facility this week'.

Biden's Climate Plan Is 'Dangerous' Says UK Business Secretary
Friday, January 20, 2023President Joe Biden's plan to subsidize clean energy is 'dangerous' and risks pushing the world toward protectionism, UK Business Secretary Grant Shapps said.

Top Chinese Oil Trader's Buying Spree Sparks Market Curiosity
Friday, January 20, 2023China's biggest oil trader Unipec has piqued market interest.

Large Inventory Build Couldn't Push Prices Lower This Week
Friday, January 20, 2023Rigzone's regular market watchers focus on inventory trends, China's reopening, the Strategic Petroleum Reserve and more.

UK Crown Estate Leases Sites For 6 Offshore Wind Projects
Friday, January 20, 2023UK's Crown Estate has sealed landmark agreements for offshore wind energy to power seven million homes.

Does USA SPR Bill Have Any Chance of Becoming Law?
Friday, January 20, 2023Does the H.R.22 - Protecting America's Strategic Petroleum Reserve from China Act bill have any chance of becoming law?

Inflation Reduction Act Trying To Cut Out China From US EV Industry
Friday, January 20, 2023The Inflation Reduction Act could be key in incentivizing battery cell production which is central to the roll-out of electric vehicles in the US.

Iran Oil Gushes Into Global Market
Friday, January 20, 2023Iran's oil exports are surging.