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Cairn Energy PLC

About Cairn Energy PLC

Cairn Energy PLC is an independent, UK based oil and gas exploration and development company.  Cairn has explored, discovered, developed and produced oil and gas in a variety of locations throughout the world with more than 20 years’ experience as operator and partner in all stages of the oil and gas lifecycle.  Cairn is listed on the London Stock Exchange with its headquarters in Edinburgh and offices in London, Norway and Senegal and Mexico.  

Engagement with the EITI

Cairn Energy participates actively in EITI working groups in Senegal.

Financial contribution to the international management of the EITI

Cairn contributed USD 20 000 towards the activites of the EITI Secretariat in 2019.


Cairn Energy discloses payments to governments in our annual report a copy of which is available for download on our website:


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Stakeholder Statement: 

"Our membership of industry associations and international bodies allows us to influence new policies and procedures, and ensure we are up to date with the latest thinking and ideas around oil and gas exploration."

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