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Oil giant BP moved into the top bracket of oil companies in the late nineties with the acquisitions of US concerns Amoco and Atlantic Richfield. More geared to oil production and exploration than its main rivals, BP has moved into the former Soviet Union to secure future production as its current key assets in the North Sea and Alaska wind down.

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BP will make its first foray into offshore wind power after it today announced a $1.1bn (£845m) deal with Norwegian energy giant Equinor to buy 50 per cent of its US offshore operations.

BP will make its first foray into offshore wind power after it today announced a $1.1bn (£845m) deal with Norwegian

September 10, 2020
It’s not every day that an oil giant gets a slap on the back from Greenpeace. But that’s exactly what BP achieved this morning when they slipped out plans to produce 40 per cent less oil by the end of this decade.

It’s not every day that an oil giant gets a slap on the back from Greenpeace. But that’s exactly what

August 4, 2020
BP halves dividend after second quarter coronavirus loss

BP halved its dividend, its first cut in a decade, after booking a record $6.7bn (£5.13bn) loss in a second

August 4, 2020
Gas Prices Drop Below A Dollar A Gallon In Parts Of Michigan

Oil giant BP will cut 10,000 jobs as a result of the coronavirus crisis, chief executive Bernard Looney announced today.

June 8, 2020
BP To Sell Its Alaska Business To Hilcorp Alaska

BP is cutting the size of its top management team by more than half as part of new boss Bernard

May 22, 2020
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BP will not have a representative on the judging panel for the National Portrait Gallery’s portrait award for the first

May 4, 2020
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When the dust settles, will business emerge having played its part and who will have stayed true to their purpose?

May 1, 2020
Gas Prices Drop Below A Dollar A Gallon In Parts Of Michigan

BP’s underlying profit fell by two-thirds in the first quarter as the coronavirus crisis destroyed global demand for oil. The

April 28, 2020
The world’s biggest oil firms have cut their capital spending programmes by a combined 26 per cent for 2020 due to the collapse in oil prices caused by the coronavirus outbreak.

The world’s biggest oil firms have cut their capital spending programmes by a combined 26 per cent for 2020 due

April 16, 2020
BP expects to take a write down of up to $1bn for the first quarter of 2020 as the oil giant feels the strain of the recent oil price collapse.

BP expects to take a write down of up to $1bn for the first quarter of 2020 as the oil

April 1, 2020
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Oil company shares have sunk today after the Brent crude price sunk below $34 a barrel, as the market absorbs

March 12, 2020
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Oil major BP has lost nearly £20bn of its value today as investors ditch energy stock following the oil price

March 9, 2020

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