bp, Aker and Statkraft join forces for offshore wind in the Norwegian North Sea

bp has agreed to join Statkraft and Aker Offshore Wind in a ‎consortium bidding to develop offshore wind energy in Norway. The partnership – in which bp, Statkraft and Aker Offshore Wind will each hold a 33.3% ‎share – will pursue a bid to develop offshore wind power in the Sørlige Nordsjø II (SN2) ‎licence area. SN2’s favourable location provides power export access to local and adjacent markets. The ‎consortium also intends to explore opportunities to provide clean power to electrify ‎offshore oil and gas facilities. The partnership would work…

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bp and Pure Planet form tech partnership, enabling energy consumers to make smart home and mobility choices

bp and 100% renewable energy supplier Pure Planet have announced a partnership to launch a new digital energy service that will support households, EV drivers and energy consumers in the UK. The new digital service brings smarter control of renewable home energy, electric vehicles, batteries, smart heating and solar power, as well as carbon-offsetting options, onto one easy-to-use consumer platform. It will be launched exclusively on Pure Planet’s award-winning app and website next month. The low-carbon technology platform is intended to help people simply and more efficiently manage all of their…

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bp Publishes 2020 Sustainability Report: Reimagining Energy for People and Our Planet

bp has shared further detail on the sustainability frame underpinning its new strategy and introduces 10 new aims focused on improving people’s lives and caring for our planet. Read more in the 2020 sustainability report. Building for the future Creating value for stakeholders more widely- including society, employees and shareholders – is key to the long-term resilience and value of bp’s business. In 2020, bp set out 10 aims in support of its ambition to become a net zero company by 2050 or sooner, and to help the world get…

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bp supplying free fuel for emergency services vehicles and free meals ‎for frontline health workers

bp is launching two initiatives to support essential services and frontline workers as they ‎continue to contend with the coronavirus pandemic, working closely with our partners and ‎suppliers.‎‎ ‎ First, bp is reintroducing its programme supplying fuel free of charge to UK emergency ‎services vehicles. bp ran a similar programme last year in which it supplied more than 10 ‎million litres of fuel free to emergency service vehicles across the UK. ‎ Under the programme, emergency services vehicles issued with either a bp Plus or Allstar ‎fuel card will be…

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Rosneft and bp agree to cooperate on carbon management and sustainability

Rosneft Oil Company and bp have signed a Strategic Collaboration Agreement focused on ‎supporting carbon management and sustainability activities of both companies. The agreement ‎builds on years of partnership between the two companies and formalises key elements of their ‎collaboration on sustainability and work to identify carbon reduction activities and low carbon ‎opportunities.  Based on their longstanding partnership and taking into account the profound changes shaping the ‎global energy transition to deliver more energy with less carbon, Rosneft and bp have agreed to ‎cooperate in identifying and developing new low…

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