A £200 million North Sea project that environmental activists repeatedly tried to thwart has delivered first oil.
Insurance giant Scottish Widows is set to sell nearly half a billion pounds worth of shares in companies with questionable policies on climate change and weapons markers.
BP has swung back to a profit in its most recent quarter, bouncing back from a multibillion- dollar loss and outperforming expectations as the price of oil started to recover.
Workers on North Sea platforms are scared for their health amid a series of Covid-19 outbreaks, the Evening Express can reveal today.
Extinction Rebellion activists have dumped “mounds of manure” outside the BP offices in Aberdeen as part of a climate protest.
The Aberdeen oil boom after discovery of the giant Forties field nearly tempted one of the former top bosses at BP to leave the company for property development.
BP’s decision to sell the “jewel in its crown” in 2003 to a US firm with no track record in the UK North Sea was greeted with a mixture of shock and suspicion, based partly on fears of job losses.
It was a bold move into a brave new world; the discovery of oil in the Forties Field in the North Sea on October 7 1970.
It was the discovery which changed everything in the north-east of Scotland and transformed the Granite City from an ancient port to the centre of a new energy revolution in Europe.
Environmental campaigners have slammed city leaders after they teamed up with energy giant BP to help meet emissions targets.
Council chiefs have joined forces with a major energy firm to help reduce emissions and help the city meet its climate targets.
BP has offered its services to help Aberdeen, the oil and gas capital of Europe, go net zero.
A major oil firm has been fined £7,000 after 95 tonnes of crude oil leaked into the North Sea.
A north-east trade union chief has urged ministers to defend workers after an energy giant announced it was to cut thousands of jobs.
An oil and gas sector deal could ensure any further BP-scale job losses are “headed off at the pass”, according to a north-east MP.
The Scottish Government has been urged to step in and provide more support to the oil and gas sector after fuel giant BP announced a cull of thousands of jobs.
Energy giant BP has announced plans to cut around 10,000 jobs worldwide in response to the latest oil downturn.
BP put workers “in harm’s way” during a fire on the ETAP installation, being left without water pumps to extinguish it, the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) has warned.
Energy giant BP has donated thousands of pieces of protective equipment to key workers in the north-east.
The chief executive of BP has said “job security is going to be a major concern” amid the Covid-19 pandemic but gave no answers on any potential cuts the energy giant might make.
An oil giant has come to the aid of a north-east social care charity by providing vital supplies for the most vulnerable.
The Deepwater Horizon disaster forced the UK North Sea to “sharpen up its act”, reminding the sector of the “consequences of getting things wrong”, according to industry leaders.
Oil giant BP has come under fire for flying workers offshore while the results of their coronavirus tests were still outstanding.
Oil and gas giant BP is set to open a new Dyce-based Covid-19 testing facility to halt the spread of the virus to its North Sea assets.
Oil and gas giant BP has said it will safeguard workers’ jobs for the next three months.
Oil and gas giant BP has said it will safeguard workers' jobs for the next three months.
Energy giants Shell and BP have urged staff in Aberdeen to work from home.
A senior diving boss has described how his son has been “crippled by incompetence” while preparing an oil rig for work in the North Sea.
More than 60 North Sea workers have been evacuated after a “power generation issue” at BP’s ETAP installation last night.
Around 1,500 people have protested at the British Museum over energy company BP’s sponsorship of a Troy exhibition.