Tag: offshore

New drilling contract in Tunisia awarded to GSP – Romania, 6 July 2016

Romanian company Grup Servicii Petroliere (GSP), owned by the Romanian investor Gabriel Comanescu, has been awarded a contract for a provision of profile offshore operations in the continental shelf of Tunisia at Jupiter platform. Comanescu said that this new contract allows GSP to maintain its presence in the Southern Mediterranean, which is one of the […]

Turkey to turn to offshore wind farms – Turkey, 20 June 2016

According to experts, offshore wind turbines are much more efficient that their onshore counterparts, but also requires higher investments in their construction. With its long Mediterranean coast, Turkey has the potential to generate significant volumes of electricity from offshore wind farms, thus reducing the country’s dependency on energy imports. Following the example of other countries […]

Romania to proceed with Black Sea deepwater gas exploration – Romania, 9 May 2016

According to the Romanian Minister of Energy Victor Grigorescu, Romania is planning to implement the first project for deepwater gas exploration and exploitation in the Black Sea. Minister Grigorescu said that Romania still does not have an optimal legal framework for this project, thus the country will be a pioneer in this sector. He added […]