Sun, 11 Oct, 2020
The bosses of some of the world’s biggest oil companies have discussed adopting much more ambitious carbon targets at a closed-door meeting in Davos, a sign of how much pressure they’re under from activists and investors to address climate change.
Wed, 22 Jan, 2020
The majority of Irish-focused oil and gas companies are still planning to invest in their operations here despite the Government’s intention to phase out oil exploration, more details of which are expected to be released in the near future.
Wed, 30 Oct, 2019
Long-awaited drilling at the Barryroe oil and gas field, off the Cork coast, is unlikely to start until "well into 2020" - more than a year later than initially planned - Providence Resources chief executive Tony O'Reilly Jr has said.
Thu, 12 Sep, 2019
Irish exploration company Providence Resources has said it will seek financial compensation from the Government should the Dáil pass into law proposed legislation targeting a ban on oil and gas drilling in Irish waters.
Fri, 28 Jun, 2019
In a midsummer week that may culminate when — if — the sinister buffoon Boris Johnson becomes the 14th British prime minister of Queen Elizabeth’s near seven-decade reign, it is not hard to argue that politics have failed.
Mon, 17 Jun, 2019
The Green Party and People Before Profit are seeking legal advice over measures the Government has taken to effectively block legislation targeting a ban on oil and gas drilling in Irish waters.
Tue, 11 Jun, 2019