The comprehensive focus on cutting costs at Statoil could be damaging for safety at the oil company, which over the past two months has suffered eight serious incidents, writes Norwegian media Aftenposten.
BY LOUISE VOGDRUP-SCHMIDT, SHIPPINGWATCH
Statoil is now launching an investigation of whether or not the oil company's focus on cutting costs in a rough oil market has been detrimental to safety standards.
Norwegian electricity generation must be doubled in the coming years, says Norwegian Minister of Trade and Industry Jan Christian Vestre during the presentation on national offshore wind export venture.
Hanoi University of Science and Technology (HUST) and the Technical University of Denmark are set to collaborate as part of an Ørsted-funded research project into Vietnam’s options for additional offshore wind.