News and press releases

Drilling permit for well 6506/11-10 in production licence 644 B

17.11.2017 The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate (NPD) has granted OMV (Norge) AS a drilling permit for well 6506/11-10, cf. Section 8 of the Resource Management Regulations.

Ready for start-up of the Maria field

16.11.2017 The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate has granted consent for start-up of production from the Maria field in the Norwegian Sea.

Drilling permit for wellbore 30/8-5, Tune Statfjord, in production licence 190

15.11.2017 The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate has granted Statoil Petroleum AS a drilling permit for wellbore 30/8-5, cf. Section 8 of the Resource Management Regulations.

OG21

09.11.2017 Arne Holhjem in the NPD tells about OG21 and the NPD's role.

Drilling permit for wellbore 7219/12-3 S in production licence 533

06.11.2017 The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate has granted Lundin Norway AS a drilling permit for wellbore 7219/12-3 S, cf. Section 8 of the Resource Management Regulations.

Drilling permit for wellbore 7219/12-2 A in production licence 533

03.11.2017 The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate has granted Lundin Norway AS a drilling permit for wellbore 7219/12-2 A S, cf. Section 8 of the Resource Management Regulations.

New standards for transport and storage of CO2

01.11.2017 Two international standards for storage and transport of carbon dioxide (CO2) will be launched today. The standards were developed by experts from 16 countries.

Hearing – index regulation of area fee rates

27.10.2017 The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate has submitted a proposal for adjustment of the area fee rate for production licences awarded pursuant to the 1965 Decree for consultation with the affected...