Troll gas field

Unnamed gas field suffers prolonged outage

20th April 2018 | Posted by: Daniel Birkett | Industry News

An unplanned outage at a gas field in Norway is expected to be at reduce capacity to 20mcm/ day until October which has led to a sharp rise in gas prices.


Production at Groningen to be halted by 2030

Production at Groningen to be halted by 2030

29th March 2018 | Posted by: Daniel Birkett | Industry News

The Dutch government has announced that it will cut production at the Groningen gas field to 12 billion cubic metres (bcm) per year by 2022, with extraction at the site completely halted by 2030.


UK hit by snow

Beast from the East – what it means for your tender renewals

23rd March 2018 | Posted by: Daniel Birkett | Industry News

Take a look at our Energy Market Analysis from the end of February and into March, and perhaps not surprisingly, freezing temperatures were among the key topics of discussion.


smart meter

All business meters must be upgraded by 2020

21st March 2018 | Posted by: Daniel Birkett | Industry News

Businesses must upgrade their gas and electricity meters to either an automated (AMR) or smart meter by 2020 as part of the Smart Meter Rollout programme. The upgrade will allow business owners to be more in control of their energy usage, helping the UK work towards a smarter, more efficient and environmentally-friendly energy network.


gas facility

National Grid publishes Future of Gas report

14th March 2018 | Posted by: Daniel Birkett | Industry News

The UK grid operator has asked for ‘national policy clarity’ in order to support the industry and promote clean growth. The Future of Gas report highlights how gas could be used to provide low carbon heat, transport and industry if clear policies are outlined. It asks for the government to provide direction so gas can “play a crucial role for many decades to come” by decarbonising infrastructure so it can adhere to the nation’s environmental targets.