ENB Briefs: COVID-19, work delays, oil demand falls and more

ENB Briefs: COVID-19, work delays, oil demand falls and more

News briefs for March 23, 2020

Briefs

23 MARCH 2020
Oil and gas-funded renewable projects at risk

Oil and gas-funded renewable projects at risk

Short term funding issues loom

Outlook & analysis

18 MARCH 2020
First offshore coronavirus confirmed

First offshore coronavirus confirmed

Operator testing two more workers

Workforce

11 MARCH 2020
Johan Sverdrup close to full production

Johan Sverdrup close to full production

Comes same week as new North Sea finds for Equinor 

Production

05 MARCH 2020
Canavan sad about Bight news

Canavan sad about Bight news

Backbencher suggests ultra-deepwater wildcat could have improved fuel security

Policy

25 FEBRUARY 2020
Equinor out of the Bight 

Equinor out of the Bight 

Norwegian oiler decides Stromlo-1 not commercially viable

Exploration

25 FEBRUARY 2020
Equinor, Ørsted announce decarbonisation roadmap

Equinor, Ørsted announce decarbonisation roadmap

Targets Scope 1, 2 and 3 emissions , 16GW of wind by 2035

Technology / Innovation

07 FEBRUARY 2020
Equinor creates world's first carbon-free supply vessel

Equinor creates world's first carbon-free supply vessel

Part of ongoing research aspirations

Marine & subsea

24 JANUARY 2020
Wilderness Society takes NOPSEMA to Federal Court over Bight approval

Wilderness Society takes NOPSEMA to Federal Court over Bight approval

Lack of consultation "sets a dangerous precedent"

Finance & Legal

22 JANUARY 2020
Majors win frontier blocks in Angola

Majors win frontier blocks in Angola

Agency announces winners for Blocks 27,28 and 29

Exploration

17 JANUARY 2020
Majors win frontier blocks in Angola

Majors win frontier blocks in Angola

Comes as Angola seeks to become self-reliance

Exploration

17 JANUARY 2020
Equinor scoops up mass of production licences

Equinor scoops up mass of production licences

Spruiks profitable, low carbon development

Exploration

15 JANUARY 2020