Almost half of North Sea operators and contractors are concerned about diversification and energy transition and are working to reduce their carbon footprints or develop low carbon solutions, according to an industry survey.

The findings of a joint research put together by the Aberdeen & Grampian Chamber of Commerce in partnership with the Fraser of Allander Institute and consultancy KPMG in the UK revealed that 52% of respondents report an increasing demand for their products and services in non-oil and gas projects.