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01 December - Equinor eyes NKr10 billion to cut Oseberg emissions, boost gas output

24 November - OGA chairman issues robust defence of ongoing investment in oil/gas E&P

17 November - Shell drops 'Royal Dutch' and plans to relocate top two executives to UK

10 November - Noble, Maersk Drilling to merge in biggest post-Covid rig deal to date

03 November - Aker BP eyes end-year concept select for joint King Lear/Valhall project

27 October - Equinor makes 'material' discovery in Egyptian Vulture prospect 6407/1-9

20 October - Government picks East Coast Cluster, HyNet as first track 1 CCUS projects

13 October - Norway national budget shows 101% rise in cost of Equinor's Martin Linge

06 October - UK must invest in new gasfields or face price shocks, rising import bills

29 September - Aker BP eyes fast-track start-up for two-well Frosk tieback development

22 September - Lundin eyes end-2022 for submission of Lille Prinsen PDO after well success

15 September - Aker Solutions, Siemens, Subsea win FEED awards for Noaka development

08 September - Wintershall Dea to study Bergknapp options after success in 6406/3-10A

01 September - OGUK forecasts investment of up to £21 billion in North Sea to 2025

25 August - Siccar Point cites weather window for delay in Cambo preparatory work

18 August - UK hydrogen strategy aims to unlock £4 billion in investment by 2030

11 August - Lundin reports first oil from Rolvsnes EWT on schedule and within budget

04 August - DNO selects tieback to Oseberg for 31/7 Brasse oilfield development

28 July - Equinor, Wellesley agree Grosbeak, Kallåsen, Ørn, Atlantis, Canon swap

21 July - NPD reports high level of activity in first half and records eight finds

14 July - Kistos sets sights on proving up Dutch resources with Prospector campaign

07 July - OGA estimates further 4% cut in UKCS decom costs, but warns more needed

30 June - Breidablikk approved, as Aker BP, Equinor submit Kobra, Kristin PDOs

23 June - Vår Energi eyes tieback to Balder for King and Prince prospect discovery

16 June - Serica Energy tests gas, condensate in UK Rhum 3/29a-R3 well recompletion

09 June - Siccar Point Energy seeks consent to develop Cambo via a dedicated FPSO

02 June - Jersey files Greater Buchan concept with OGA, issues FEED tenders

26 May - Wintershall aims to move ahead on Dvalin North after 6507/4-2S success

19 May - IOG contracts ODE as dutyholder for Core project phase one development

12 May - Shell eyes new wellhead platform via Shearwater for uHPHT Jackdaw field

05 May - Neptune and Spirit co-operate on Pegasus West FEED after farm-in

28 April - Equinor and partners plan to develop Askeladd West as tieback to Askeladd

21 April - Equinor eyes immediate production start for Tyrihans 6407/1-A3BH find

14 April - Ithaca wins approval for Captain EOR stage two polymer injection project

07 April - Hurricane warns there is no certainty of further activity on its WoS assets

31 March - Alpha Petroleum seeks approval for Wenlock decommissioning plan

24 March - UK transition deal eyes shorter-term emissions targets, pledges investment

17 March - UKRI awards £171 million in funding for nine decarbonisation projects

10 March - NEO Energy now adds Zennor to growing portfolio of UKCS assets

03 March - Jersey sets sights on electrification for GBA despite £80m "green premium"

24 February - NEO Energy buys ExxonMobil UKCS assets in deal worth over $1 billion)

17 February - InfraStrata snaps up BiFab Arnish, Methil yards in up to £850,000 deal

10 February - Equinor eyes 20-25 wells off Norway as Røver North brings early success

03 February - Anasuria Hibiscus sets sights on FDP approval for Marigold and Sunflower

27 January - Jersey Oil & Gas reports 50% increase in Buchan 2C contingent resources

20 January - Norway offers 30 companies stakes in 61 licences in APA 2020 round

13 January - Spirit Energy is set to drill Grove NE well to extend life of field to 2028 

06 January - SSE offloads E&P assets to RockRose in deal worth £120 million in total

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