Zero Carbon Humber has sent an open letter to energy minister Kwasi Kwarteng, calling on the government to back a major funding bid.
The Zero Carbon Humber Partnership has made a £75 million public and private sector funded bid.
BP has made its first stride into the offshore wind market in a deal to develop the renewable generation technology in the US with Equinor.
A proposal for funding to develop a comprehensive plan for decarbonising the Humber has been submitted to the government’s Industrial Decarbonisation Challenge Fund.
Zero Carbon Humber project expands as eleven energy and industry companies form a consortium to develop a decarbonised industrial cluster.
A collection of oil and gas majors are to launch a carbon capture utilisation and storage (CCUS) “anchor project” as part of Net Zero Teesside.
Drax, Equinor and National Grid’s Ventures arm have signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) to collaborate on zero-carbon power stations in the UK.
Norwegian utility Equinor has joined the board of energy tech firm Reactive Technologies as a strategic investor.
Equinor, the energy major formerly known as Statoil, has acquired power and gas trading firm Danske Commodities for €400 million (£350 million).