CAPE TOWN/LONDON A handful of protesters on the ground floor of the cavernous Cape Town International Convention Centre spread fake oil on the ground and chanted, demanding an end to fossil fuels.
* Euro zone data indicates manufacturing weakness
(Updates prices, adds detail on hedge fund positions)
* Blackstone, Blue Water offer all, or parts, of Siccar
LONDON State-run Korea National Oil Corp (KNOC) has scaled back efforts to pull out of the British North Sea, focusing on the sale of its stake in the Tolmount gas project, three industry sources said.
LONDON, Oct 23 State-run Korea National Oil Corp
(KNOC) has scaled back efforts to pull out of the British North
Sea, focusing on the sale of its stake in the Tolmount gas
project, three industry sources said.
* Brent and WTI register biggest daily gain since Saudi
LONDON Royal Dutch Shell's chief executive took aim beyond the energy sector to call on leaders of other industries including aviation, shipping and steel to jointly draw up plans to tackle greenhouse gas emissions.
* Firms that do not work together risk failing, Shell CEO
LONDON Wide variations in the way oil companies report their efforts to reduce carbon emissions make it difficult to assess the risk of holding their shares as the world shifts away from fossil fuels, senior fund managers say.
LONDON North Sea oil producer Chrysaor completed on Monday a $2.675 billion acquisition of ConocoPhillips' British North Sea oil and gas business, cementing the private equity-backed firm's position as one the basin's top producers.