Tagged: Gassco

Unprecedented allocation of funds toward CCS

The Norwegian Government has a goal of establishing carbon capture and storage (CCS) as an effective instrument against climate change. In the National Budget of 2010, the Norwegian Government proposes to allocate approximately NOK...

Norway mayor sends letter to UK through gas pipeline

A Norwegian mayor has sent a letter to a British mayor through the world’s longest underwater pipeline, AFP reported on Aug. 26. Bernhard Riksfjord, mayor of Aukra in Møre og Romsdal, dropped a box with a...

Gassco kicking off assessment of Norway export options

LONDON (Dow Jones)–Norway’s gas network operator Gassco is about to kick off a process with field operators aimed at identifying export options for a series of sizable discoveries in the Norwegian Sea, Chief Executive...

New Gas arena for Norway

  The Ministry of Petroleum and Energy (MPE) has asked Gassco to lay the basis for establishing a meeting place which brings together industrial enterprises seeking to use natural gas in Norway. In its...

Skanled Project Suspended

Oslo April 28 – The Skanled partners decided today to suspend further project activities due to increased commercial risk combined with the global economic developments that have given an uncertain view on future gas...

Norwegian platform power outage shuts gas pipeline

  OSLO: An electrical power outage on the Heimdal offshore platform in the Norwegian North Sea forced the shutdown of a natural gas pipeline to Scotland on Friday (Feb. 13), the Norwegian gas export company...

Debt-laden Ineos drops plans for Norway gas plant

By Robin Pagnamenta The Times Ineos, the troubled chemicals group that is Britain’s largest private company, has shelved plans for a $400 million (£294 million) expansion of one of its European petrochemical plants in...