FirstEnergy cancels plans for US biomass conversion project
By New Statesman - 19 November 10:49

Market prices for electricity have fallen significantly, according to company spokesman.

Gemma wins EPC contract for 200MW wind farm in Illinois
By New Statesman - 18 November 14:36

Power project is anticipated to be completed in late 2011

British companies warn of 'oil crunch'
By New Statesman - 18 November 13:16

Delays to deep water oil production could reduce global capacity by one million barrels of oil per d

Centrica to record 25% surge in profit
By New Statesman - 18 November 13:09

Analysts now forecast the company to post operating profit of £2.3bn for this year, up from £1.86bn

Williams seeks FERC approval for additional gas service in US
By New Statesman - 17 November 11:03

The capital cost of the project is estimated to cost Williams Partners $55m.

BHP gives up $39bn bid for Potash Corp
By New Statesman - 15 November 12:44

Global mining company stands to lose $350m from collapsed bid.

Integra completes seismic survey in Kazakhstan
By New Statesman - 15 November 12:05

Integra subsidiary Azimut Energy Services completes 3D seismic survey over 225sq km.

US HUD launches new program to offer low cost home energy efficiency loans
By New Statesman - 12 November 11:53

Credit-worthy borrowers to be offered low-cost energy efficiency loans.

Astronergy begins construction of 200MW thin film line in Jiuquan City
By New Statesman - 12 November 11:48

New solar module manufacturing facility to generate CNY20bn annual sales.

enXco breaks ground on 205.5MW wind project in Minnesota
By New Statesman - 12 November 11:43

Energy firm starts construction on 20,000 acre windfarm.

Inquiry blames BP for "culture of complacency" at oil spill hearing
By New Statesman - 10 November 13:28

"There was not a culture of safety on that rig," according to investigator.

Combustion Components Associates wins air pollution control orders
By New Statesman - 10 November 9:57

Deal for orders in US and Europe is worth over $6m.

Serica to carry out strategic review of Indonesian assets
By New Statesman - 10 November 9:52

Review will include a possible assets sale.

Shell to sell stake in Woodside Petroleum
By New Statesman - 09 November 10:13

Company will retain a 24.7% interest

Wind turbine production to go down
By New Statesman - 08 November 12:27

Off-shore wind turbine orders in the UK expected to slump in 2011.

Shell to sell Gulf of Mexico fields to W&T Offshore
By New Statesman - 08 November 11:02

Fields to be sold produce 18,000 barrels of oil per day.

E.ON in talks to sell UK electricity distribution network
By New Statesman - 08 November 10:54

Germany energy company in talks to sell to foreign investors for up to £3.5bn.

Apache acquires BP assets in Egyptian Western Desert
By New Statesman - 05 November 12:55

Apache subsidiary pays $650m for assets in Egypt's Western Desert.

BHP Billiton shares surge on hopes of buyback
By New Statesman - 05 November 12:43

World's largest mining company's share prices rise 6.6 per cent in a day.

Canada rejects BHP's takeover bid for Potash
By New Statesman - 04 November 12:40

Government blocks global mining company's £23.7bn bid on the basis that it would not provide a "net

BP wins seven exploration licenses in UK North Sea
By New Statesman - 04 November 11:49

Company's largest UK license award received in over a decade

Falkland Basin oil well to be plugged and abandoned, says Desire Petroleum
By New Statesman - 03 November 10:48

Clean-out of the well has not proved possible due to mechanical failure.

Atomic Weapons Establishment workers to be balloted for strike
By New Statesman - 02 November 12:14

Workers threaten strike over poor wages and unsafe working conditions.

BP back to profit amid rising spill costs
By New Statesman - 02 November 11:55

Higher oil prices have helped the firm return to profit for the first time since their involvement i

BG invests £9.3bn in first of its kind LNG project
By New Statesman - 01 November 14:02

Gas and oil firm to invest in the world's first project to liquify gas from coal deposits.

Shell hit by Gulf of Mexico drilling moratorium
By New Statesman - 29 October 14:02

More losses are expected in the next quarter and in 2011.

Total to set up plant in Shetland Islands
By New Statesman - 28 October 15:00

French oil firm to create 500 jobs at new gas processing plant.

Vestas closes down five plants
By New Statesman - 27 October 13:56

The Danish company will be shifting its manufacturing operations to Spain to reduce costs.

Cairn's shares fall as Greenland wells found dry
By New Statesman - 27 October 13:47

Scottish exploration group said drilling in Greenland had yielded no results.

Providence Resources wins exploration license in Ireland
By New Statesman - 27 October 11:43

Irish oil and gas company to evaluate hydrocarbon potential of Rathlin Island.