Listed below are details of the environmental statements received by the Department of Trade and Industry for projects which are subjected to environmental assessment under the above-mentioned regulations. The purpose of this list is to show the availability of these environmental statements and the contact details for information.
It remains the duty of the company undertaking the project to publish information concerning these projects in appropriate newspapers required by clause 9(f) of the regulations.
The following are for environmental statements where the public notice period has ended but the consents have not yet been issued
Those entries in blue italic are for environmental statements where the public notice period has ended but the consents have not yet been issued
|Date ES Received||Company||Project Type||Project Name||UKCS Block||DTI Project Number||Contact Name and Telephone Number|
|05 Jul 2002||SHELL U.K. EXPLORATION & PRODUCTION LIMITED||Development||CARRACK FIELD DEVELOPMENT||49/9a||D/1534/2002||Oliver Kleyn Tel: 01502 522175|
|04 Jul 2002||BHP BILLITON PETROLEUM GREAT BRITAIN LIMITED||Development||DOUGLAS WEST||110/13||D/1582/2002||Nigel McKim Tel: 01352 842200|
|04 Jul 2002||GAZ DE FRANCE BRITAIN E&P LIMITED||Development||ANGLIA FIELD DEVELOPMENT||48/18b||D/1597/2002||Neil Hollingworth Tel: 020 7067 4410|
|06 Jun 2002||AGIP (U.K.) LIMITED||Well||164/27||W/1578/2002||John Rintoul Telephone: 01224 402000|
|31 May 2002||BP EXPLORATION OPERATING COMPANY LIMITED||Development||SCHIEHALLION PHASE 4||204/20||D/1567/2002||Patrick Angert Telephone: 01224 833890|
|30 May 2002||MARATHON OIL NORTH SEA (G.B.) LIMITED||Development||BRAEMAR FIELD DEVELOPMENT||16/3b||D/1552/2002||Alan Ward Tel: 01224 803987|
|03 May 2002||BP EXPLORATION OPERATING COMPANY LIMITED||Development||ATLANTIC & CROMARTY||14/26a||D/1530/2002||Dr M Wheeler Tel: 01224 833767|
|30 Apr 2002||ENTERPRISE OIL PLC||Development||HOWE FIELD DEVELOPMENT||22/12a||D/1548/2002||Neil Fowler Tel: 01224 286000|
|19 Apr 2002||ATP OIL & GAS (UK) LIMITED||Development||HELVELLYN||47/10||D/1531/2002||Graham Walters Tel: 01483 307200|
|02 Apr 2002||BURLINGTON RESOURCES (IRISH SEA) LIMITED||Development||RIVERS FIELD DEVELOPMENT||110/7a||D/1520/2002||Jayesh Patel Tel: 0207 2084646|
|28 Mar 2002||BP EXPLORATION OPERATING COMPANY LIMITED||Well||49/30a||W/1519/2002||Neville Morrison Tel: 01224 833192|
|26 Mar 2002||PETRO-CANADA UK LIMITED||Development||CLAPHAM||21/24||D/1510/2002||Graeme Simpson Tel: 01224 565631 Fax: 01224 565668|
|15 Mar 2002||AMERADA HESS LIMITED||Well||204/21||W/1508/2002||Ronald Reid Tel: 01224 243019 Fax: 01224 243212|
|08 Mar 2002||TUSCAN ENERGY (SCOTLAND) LIMITED||Development||ARDMORE||30/24||D/1504/2002||Terry Kimber Tel: 01224 355550 Fax: 01224 355551|
|07 Mar 2002||BG INTERNATIONAL (CNS) LIMITED||Development||SW SEYMOUR||22/5b||D/1502/2002||Walter Simpson Tel: 01224 202006|
We liaise with academic institutions on a number of research issues relating to the environmental aspects of offshore oil and gas activities:-
Dunstaffnage Marine Laboratory
Southampton Oceanographic Centre
Plymouth Marine Laboratory
NERC - Natural Environmental Research Council
Sea Mammal Research Unit
We liaise with EU institutions in order to influence the decision making process relating to proposed environmental regulations that will have an impact on the UKCS:
Below is the list of the NGOs we liase with when proposing new, or changes to existing legislation and associated guidance notes.
They also form part of the UK Offshore Forum - a tripartite forum involving Government, the offshore oil & gas industry and environmental Non Governmental Organisations to consider environmental issues connected with offshore oil and gas activities.
Institute of Social and Ethical Accountability
Marine Conservation Society
RSPB - Royal Society for the Protection of Birds
The Wildlife Trusts
Whale and Dolphin Conservation Society
WWF International - World Widelife Fund - International
WWF UK - World Wildelife Fund - United Kingdom
We consult with the Other Government Departments (OGDs) on a variety of environmental issues affecting the offshore oil and gas industry. This includes:-
A number of OGDs also participate in the Government and Industry Forum - a bilateral forum involving Government and the offshore oil and gas industry to consider environmental issues connected with offshore oil and gas activities.
CEFAS - Centre for Environment, Fisheries and Aquaculture Science
Crown Estate Office
DANI - Department of Agriculture for Northern Ireland
DENI - Department of Environment for Northern Ireland
DETR - Department of Environment and Transport in the Regions
EA - Environment Agency English Nature
FCO - Foreign and Commonwealth Office
FRS - Fisheries Research Services
HM Customs and Excise HM Treasury
HSE - Health & Safety Executive Inland Revenue
JNCC - Joint Nature Conservation Committee
MAFF - Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food
MCA - Marine Coastguard Agency
MoD - Ministry of Defence
NA Wales - National Assembly for Wales
NIO - Northern Ireland Office
SEPA - Scottish Environmental Protection Agency
SERAD - Scottish Executive Rural Affairs Department
SNH - Scottish Natural Heritage
SPELLD - Scottish Executive Enterprise and Lifelong Learning Department
The Countryside Agency
The Countryside Council for Wales
We also liaise with Local Authorities as appropriate when applications are received seeking authorisation for PGT Pipeline Works.
We liaIse with the Operators and Suppliers when dealing with our day-to-day operations. This includes the evaluation of PON 15 and Environmental Statement applications seeking consent for activities on existing fields and proposed new developments and applications seeking authorisation from PGT Pipeline Works.
They are consulted for their views on OSPAR Commission and EU proposals for environmental regulations, so that the needs of UKCS Operators are taken into account during international and national negotiations.
A number of UK Operators also participate in the UK Offshore Forum - a tripartite forum involving Government, the offshore oil and gas industry and environmental Non-Governmental Organisations to consider environmental issues connected with offshore oil and gas activities.
We liaise with EU Institutions in order to influence the decision making process relating to proposed environmental regulations that will have an impact on the UKCS:-
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