The estimated cost of dismantling the UK’s remaining oil and gas infrastructure has continued to fall, according to a new report from the from the Oil & Gas Authority (OGA).

Latest estimates covering 2019 reveal the total cost of decommissioning UK continental shelf platforms, processing plant and transportation pipelines fell to £48 billion ($63.5 billion).

That is 2% lower on a like-for-like basis, using 2017 inventory and prices, than the previous year and 19% lower than the £59.7