From the Chief Executive Officer of Maersk, yesterday:
‘The North Sea will remain, very much, a focus of ours. Not just in the near term but also in the medium to longer term growth. We have a strong set of mature assets between Denmark and the UK. ‘
Maersk take production from the Maclure and Tulloch fields in the Scottish sector. These comments come days after confident forecasts from the IEA and BP. See:
So, independence by 2020 and still decades of oil revenue after that.