The first Quarter of 2021 saw a significant bounce-back for pandemic-hit oil majors as earnings increased and debt was reduced. Investments in renewable and low-carbon technologies appears to be the focus for the future.
The oil majors continue to suffer as the impact of the COVID Pandemic and reduced oil demand took their toll on 2020, although some still managed to show profitability.
Total increases supply of E85 fuel while study finds corn ethanol emissions lower than gasoline.
BP and Shell weather the storm ahead of other oil majors.
A Castrol report reveals the 'tipping points' for mainstream adoption of electric vehicles while global development of EVs continues.
Q2 figures for oil majors demonstrate the full impact of the COVID pandemic as profits plummet.
European automaker body ACEA has called for the latest Euro-emissions standards to be delayed for six months due to COVID; a European coalition explores new energy source development and China looks to tighten post-COVID emissions regs.
Oil majors have had to weather rockbottom demand and prices as a result of Covid-19
Oil majors are squaring up to rising pressure over climate change.
EVs are everywhere, not just on-road and the growth of the delivery sector is driving some of the change.