|10/20/2020 - Follow the presentation of the report live on npd.no on 27 October, at 10:00.|
Among other things, the report presents an up-to-date estimate for undiscovered resources on the Norwegian shel...
|9/29/2020 - Equinor and its licence partners Petoro AS and Wellesley Petroleum AS have found oil and gas in the Swisher prospect. Recoverable resources are estimated to be in the range of 2-6 million standard cub...|
|9/25/2020 - The authorities have received applications from 33 companies in the Awards in Predefined Areas (APA) 2020. The deadline for applications was 22 September. |
Most of the companies that are ac...
|9/25/2020 - The Norwegian Ministry of Petroleum and Energy has received a large number of applications from 33 oil companies in the licensing round Awards in Predefined Areas (APA) 2020. |
- In a challe...
|8/5/2020 - Neptune Energy Norge AS, operator of production licence 882, has completed the drilling of wildcat well 34/4-15 S and appraisal well 34/4-15 A.|
The wells were drilled about 10 kilometres no...
|8/5/2020 - Spirit Energy Norway AS, operator of production licence 780, is in the process of concluding the drilling of wildcat well 16/1-33 S.|
The well was drilled about 5 kilometres north of the Iva...
|8/4/2020 - Neptune Energy and its partners announced the commercial discovery of oil at the Dugong well (PL882) in the Norwegian sector of the North Sea, the largest discovery in Norway so far this year.|
|7/28/2020 - OMV Norway, operator of production licence PL 644, is the process of concluding the drilling of appraisal well 6506/11-12 S on the 6506/11-10 (Hades) gas/condensate discovery.|
The well was ...
|7/23/2020 - The OGA continues to transform access to information as delivery of data from the National Data Repository (NDR) is automated. Well reports, logs and other digital files held in the National Data Repo...|
|7/9/2020 - “Deepsea Yantai”, the semi-submersible drilling rig contracted by Neptune Energy invested by China Investment Corporation, was announced to have discovered hydrocarbons at the Dugong well (PL 882) in ...|
|7/8/2020 - Equinor and its licence partners Source Energy AS and Wellesley Petroleum AS have discovered gas and condensate in exploration well 30/2-5 S Atlantis. Based on preliminary estimates the proven reserve...|
|7/1/2020 - Norway's Ministry of Petroleum and Energy proposes to announce nine areas in the 25th licensing round, divided into eight areas in the Barents Sea and one area in the Norwegian Sea. Numbered licensing...|
|6/23/2020 - More than 50 years have passed since the first commercial discovery of oil was made in the North Sea. The gigantic Johan Sverdrup field – which started production in 2019 – will produce for the next 5...|
|6/19/2020 - The Norwegian Ministry of Petroleum and Energy announces this year’s licensing round in mature areas on the Norwegian continental shelf – Awards in Predefined Areas (APA) 2020. |
After more ...
|6/19/2020 - Norwegian Petroleum Safety Authority has given Equinor consent for exploration drilling (pilot hole) in block 34/7 in the North Sea.
|5/11/2020 - Norway's Petroleum Safety Authority has given OMV (Norge) consent to drill exploration wells 6506/11-12 S and 6506/11-12 A in production licence PL 644 in the Norwegian Sea, close to Aasgaard field.
|4/8/2020 - Exploration activity on the shelf has been reduced, and production will be maintained for the time being, in spite of the corona outbreak and the decline in oil price. At the same time, the companies ...|
|4/7/2020 - Wintershall Dea Norge AS, operator of production licence 836 S, is in the process of concluding the drilling of wildcat well 6406/3-10. The well was drilled about 8 kilometres west of the Maria field ...|
|4/7/2020 - Wintershall Dea, Europe’s leading independent gas and oil company, has made an oil discovery at the own-operated Bergknapp prospect in the Norwegian Sea, close to the Maria field. The well, drilled by...|
|3/30/2020 - The Ministry of Petroleum and Energy proposes to include 36 new blocks in this year's licensing round in the well-known parts of the Norwegian Continental Shelf – Awards in Predefined Areas (APA) 2020...|