United Kingdom - September 7 2010 On 27 August 2010 the Department of Energy & Climate Change ("DECC") published a response to the September 2009 consultation on the proposed offshore carbon dioxide storage licensing regime.
United Kingdom - August 5 2010 On 28 July 2010, the Supreme Court handed down the eagerly awaited judgment of the Star Energy Weald Basin Limited ("Star") v Bocardo SA ("Bocardo") appeal.
United Kingdom - February 3 2010 The day after the UK officially emerged from the longest recession on record the Energy and Climate Change Minister, Lord Hunt, announced the opening of the 26th Offshore Licensing Round.
United Kingdom - September 2 2009 As many of you will already be aware, this judgement was handed down in June of this year.
European Union, Netherlands - August 5 2009 We previously reported that, in February 2009, the Commission received a request from the Nederlandse Aardolie Maatschappij B.V. pursuant to Article 30(5) of EU Directive 2004/17/EC seeking an exemption from the EU procurement rules for activities related to the exploration for, or extraction of, oil and gas in the Netherlands.