The Kinsale Alpha platform

Stena Drilling, a division of ferry operator Stena Group, has won a multimillion euro contract to decommission one of the State’s largest gas fields. (...)

Lahinch, Co Clare,  on Monday: “Ophelia was the strongest eastern Atlantic hurricane on records – dating back to the mid-1800s – as a category three hurricane,”  said UCC climatologist Dr Kieran Hickey. Photograph:  Aidan Crawley/EPA

Storm Ophelia may have set a wave height record in Irish waters, with a wave of just over 26m recorded at the Kinsale gas platform off the Cork coast.(...)

Fastnet has been awarded the Ventry Licensing Option in the North Celtic Sea Basin.

Irish and UK-listed exploration firm Fastnet has been awarded a new licensing option in the North Celtic Sea Basin. The Ventry Licensing Option(...)

Fastnet said it was continuing to work the farm out process in relation to its Celtic Sea assets. Photograph: Finbarr O’Rourke

Irish exploration firm Fastnet Oil and Gas has appointed Carol Law as chief executive.Ms Law has been an executive director of Fastnet since October (...)

Fergal Murphy CEO of Kinsale Energy and former Minister of State for Natural Resources Conor Lenihan  pictured on a visit to the Kinsale gas platform.

Irish exploration firm Lansdowne Oil and Gas has sold a majority stake in its Midleton/East Kinsale gas prospect to Kinsale Energy, a subsidiary of Ma(...)

Against the backdrop of increased international interest in the hydrocarbon potential of Ireland’s Atlantic margin, International Research Networks is(...)

Fastnet Oil’s Deep Kinsale target off the south coast could contain 2.3 billion barrels of oil.

An independent assessment of explorer Fastnet Oil and Gas’s Deep Kinsale target off the south coast indicates that it could contain 2.3 billion(...)