New wind turbine set to be built in Cumbria

A wind turbine measuring over 200ft in height is set for construction by the side of the M6 motorway, at a location to the north of Carlisle.

A site not far from Todhills service station in Blackford has been selected as (more…)

The top 10 lubricant-producing nations Infographic

Lubricants might make you think of something you would apply to a squeaky door or smear onto a dodgy engine, but did you know that they’re used in such industries as food production, metalwork, agriculture, construction and transport? These are massive sectors, so it’s no surprise that (more…)

Environmental application for Exxon Mobil project submitted

One of the world’s top oil manufacturers, Exxon Mobil, has responded to the commodity price decline by submitting for environmental clearance prior to embarking on a new Ca$25bn (£13.8bn) project.

Together with Imperial Oil Ltd, its subsidiary firm, Exxon Mobil hopes to (more…)

BP begins North Sea Kinnoull field production

Oil giant BP has confirmed that it has begun production at a new site in the North Sea, marking the seventh new upstream project launched by the company during the past year.

The reservoir at Kinnoull field is all part of a (more…)