Alstom, Schneider finalise Areva T&D acquisition
By New Statesman - 09 June 12:04

The companies will develop cooperation between the transmission and distribution businesses.

Shell acquires equity stake in Virent Energy
By New Statesman - 09 June 12:03

The two companies have already begun a joint technology program.

Embattled BP suffers Russia setback
By New Statesman - 08 June 13:56

The company wanted to sell the Kovykta oil field from Siberia to Gazprom.

BP installs containment cap to capture oil
By New Statesman - 08 June 11:37

The company said it is not possible at this stage to estimate how much oil and gas will be captured

Shell to convert Montreal refinery into fuel terminal
By New Statesman - 08 June 11:31

The company said that the decision comes after an effort to market the refinery.

RWE, Stadtwerke Munchen, Siemens to build wind farm off Welsh coast
By New Statesman - 07 June 11:35

Energy suppliers will build 160 wind turbines which could power 400K houses.

SSE secures 80% of Hess North Sea gas, infrastructure assets
By New Statesman - 07 June 11:28

Energy company acquires more than $300m in resources from oil and gas market company.

UK electricity supplier launches new tariff under Green Energy Scheme
By New Statesman - 07 June 11:13

Good Energy certifies all energy as renewable under new UK energy standards and seeks to reduce carb

BP to support construction of six sections of Louisiana barrier islands
By New Statesman - 04 June 12:05

The company will fund the estimated $360m it will cost to construct the islands.

BP lowers cap onto leaking oil well
By New Statesman - 04 June 9:42

Capping device lowered, but it remains to be seen whether it will be successful in halting the disas

Engineering firm Foster Wheeler wins refinery upgrade contract
By New Statesman - 03 June 12:20

Foster Wheeler will oversee major upgrades to Cameroon oil refinery

Areva buys out remaining stake in German wind turbine manufacturer
By New Statesman - 03 June 11:07

French multinational Areva, known for its nuclear power expertise, buys out Gernamn wind turbine fir

EDF to increase stake in Belgian energy company
By New Statesman - 03 June 11:01

Nuclear, natural gas and renewable power generation will be enhanced by the deal.

BP plans further effort to keep oil out of Gulf
By New Statesman - 02 June 11:45

Company will make additions to the containment system already planned for this week.

Scottish and Southern Energy does not seek majority share in EDF networks
By New Statesman - 02 June 11:37

Energy company decides not to seek majority share in the EDF-owned UK electricity distribution netwo

US begins criminal and civil investigation into oil spill
By New Statesman - 02 June 9:47

Attorney general pledges "extremely forceful" response if evidence of illegal behaviour is found.

US energy company Xcel Energy extends purchase agreement with renewables provider
By New Statesman - 01 June 12:02

Manitoba Hydro, which generates from waterpower, will provide 850MW for Xcel Energy to purchase.

BP to deploy cap containment system to capture oil
By New Statesman - 01 June 11:59

Cap system to be deployed following the failure of the "top kill" operation to stop the leak.

Penn Virginia acquires 10,000 net Marcellus Shale acres
By New Statesman - 31 May 12:59

Penn Virginia Corporation has acquired approximately 10,000 net Marcellus Shale acres primarily in P

Atlantic Coal revenues more than quadruple in FY09
By New Statesman - 31 May 12:51

Atlantic Coal, a coal production and processing company, has reported revenues of $9.05m for fiscal

Enbridge seeks approval for Northern Gateway Pipeline
By New Statesman - 31 May 12:47

Enbridge has filed an application with the National Energy Board for construction and operation of t

Ithaca Energy Q1 revenues surge to $30.8m
By New Statesman - 28 May 12:01

The North Sea oil and gas explorer reports surge in profits.

BP starts 'Top Kill' operations to stop Gulf of Mexico oil leak
By New Statesman - 28 May 11:56

Procedure aims to stop the flow of oil and gas by injecting heavy drilling fluids into the well.

Weir, MHI agree to jointly develop offerings for UK nuclear new build market
By New Statesman - 28 May 11:51

Weir Group and Mitsubishi Heavy Industries to work together on nuclear technology.

Energy network mergers may hamper ability to regulate, says Ofgem
By New Statesman - 27 May 11:54

Regulator says a reduction in the number of independent companies could harm its ability to protect

Queen's speech outlines new energy bill
By New Statesman - 27 May 11:48

Emphasis placed on low carbon energy supplies and fair competition in energy markets.

BP pledges $500m to study oil spill impact on marine environment
By New Statesman - 26 May 14:21

Hayward: "BP has made a commitment to doing everything we can to lessen the impact of this tragic in

SunEdison, First Reserve form joint venture to finance solar projects
By New Statesman - 26 May 12:49

The joint venture will invest in projects in the US, Italy, Spain and Canada.

Tony Blair becomes adviser for green-energy firm
By New Statesman - 25 May 14:40

Former PM signs up as a consultant with Khosla Ventures, a US-based green energy firm.

Chloride records surprise £41.4m profit
By New Statesman - 25 May 14:32

British power company announces higher than expected profits.

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