£1million decarbonisation competition for the electrification of offshore oil and gas installations
Enhanced National Data Repository launched
2021 Decommissioning Cost Estimate report reveals a further reduction of £2bn since 2020
Report shows Bacton ideally positioned to be green energy hub
Pathfinder relaunched as Energy Pathfinder
Flaring cut by 22% in one year
OGA welcomes North Sea Transition Deal
Revised OGA Strategy comes into force
OGA launches study of potential energy hub site
Online resource launched to help kick-start decom campaigns
OGA publishing vital historic seismic data
Offers of award for 32nd Offshore Licensing Round
UKCS: Energy Integration: Final report published
UKCS Production Efficiency hits 80%
Gas footprint analysis report published
OGA Strategy consultation begins (closed on 29 July 2020)
Inclusion report published
Decommissioning Learning microsite promotes industry examples
OGA Chairman challenges the sector to respond to the energy transition challenge
OGA publishes its Digital Strategy 2020 - 2025
The OGA publishes the 'UKCS Energy Integration: Interim Findings'' report.
The 2019 MER UK Award winners announced.
OGA publishes ‘2018 UKCS Projects Insights Report’.
The UKCS Operating Costs 2018 report published.
Revised Stewardship Expectations published
32nd Offshore Licensing Round launched
UKCS Decommissioning Cost Estimate report 2019 published
Production Efficiency results published - rises for 6th consecutive year to 75% in 2018
Offer of Awards for the UK’s Frontier 31st Offshore Licensing Round
UKCS Technology Insights Report published
The OGA has published its latest Corporate Plan, outlining the priority activities it will focus on over the next five years (2019-2024).
UK's first National Data Repository (NDR) officially launched.
Projections of UK Oil and Gas Production and Expenditure 2018 Report shows that UK oil and gas production rises to 1.7 million barrels per day in 2018
OGA launches the Supplementary 31st Offshore Licensing Round
OGA awards its first CO2 appraisal and storage licence
2018 MER UK award winners announced.
Positive interest in UK's 31st Offshore Licensing Round
OGA's 'UK Oil and Gas: Reserves and Resources' report published.
The OGA publishes Well Insight Report 2018 and suspended well guidance
The report 'Gas To Wire: UK SNS and EIS' published highlighting that partnering between gas platforms & windfarms could see more power generated
Disclosure and Samples Regulations came into force
Launch of 31st Offshore Licensing Round - frontier round offers 1779 blocks and 370,000 km2 of open acreage, supported by government-funded data
The OGA publishes updated Decommissioning Cost Estimate Report and on-line decommissioning lessons learned tool-kit
OGA announces 30th Offshore Licensing Round award offers
Production Efficiency in 2017 rises to 74%
Extra 2.8 billion barrels identified in OGA’s projections to 2050
New leaders appointed to MER UK Task Force groups
'Analysis of UKCS Operating Costs in 2016' report published
Supply Chain Action Plans guidance published
2017 Stewardship Survey for the UKCS launched
Polymer Enhanced Oil Recovery report published
UK Oil and Gas Reserves and Resources report published
UKCS Recovery Factor Benchmarking report published
Enhanced 30th Licensing Round data packages made available
Technology Forum held at the AECC
Launched the 30th Offshore Licensing Round with 821 blocks or part blocks on offer in mature areas of the UKCS.
12 licences awarded in the 2016 Supplementary Offshore Oil and Gas Licensing Round
UKCS Production Efficiency in 2016 report published
UKCS Decommissioning 2017 Cost Estimate Report published
£1.5 million in contracts awarded for subsurface databases
Collaboration Implementation Guide and Collaborative Behaviour Quantification Tool (CBQT) published
25 licences awarded in 29th Offshore Licensing Round
Activity Plan 2017 and 2018 published
The MER UK Forum and Boards Annual update was published
Two additional information and samples powers within the Energy Act 2016 were brought into force
Second MER UK Awards celebrate positive behaviours to maximise economic recovery
Launched Asset Stewardship Expectations, one element of the Asset Stewardship Strategy