Alessandro Volta (1745 – 1827)

The company is named after Alessandro Volta, who discovered methane in 1777 and

developed first electric cell in 1800

About Us


Volta was established in 2010 to apply for the Ormonde license in the 26th UK Offshore Licensing Round.  Volta proposed an innovative offshore power generation project tied into an adjacent wind farm development.


Volta will be a significant player in the UK offshore industry, building a substantial oil and gas production business targeting lower risk discovered resources


Volta will be agile, efficient and innovative, cutting development times to rapidly commercialise acquisitions and grow a portfolio of producing assets, building value for our shareholders.


Volta will reduce costs to bring more reserves within economic reach and to be highly profitable, even in a low commodity price environment.


Volta will be recognised for excellence, innovation and for being fair, open, honest.  It will be the partner of choice for its peers, partners and investors.

Volta Oil & Gas Limited

Parallel House, 32 London Road

Guildford, Surrey  GU1 2AB

United Kingdom

Tel: +44 (0) 1483 230 790

Fax: +44 (0) 8702 204 160


Registered office:

4 Riverview, Walnut Tree Close

Guildford, Surrey GU1 4UX

United Kingdom

Registered in England and Wales

Registered number: 7226000



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