Barryroe lies about 50km from the Cork coast in the Celtic Sea under 100m of water. Photgraph: Finbarr O’Rourke

Oil could flow from the Barryroe field off the Cork coast within three years after Providence Resources signed a development deal with Norwegian conso(...)

Operating losses fell to €1 million in the first half

Oil could begin flowing from the Barryroe field off the south coast in around two years, Providence Resources chief executive, Alan Linn, estimated on(...)

Alan Linn: ‘The issue that Providence had was commercial as opposed to technical.’ Photograph: Daragh McSweeney/Provision

Providence Resources chief executive Alan Linn says he would not have taken the helm at the Irish oil and gas exploration company this year if it had (...)