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Summary – first six months of 2017

13.07.2017 The activity level on the Norwegian shelf is high. During the first six months of the year, six discoveries were made, six development plans have been approved and three new fields have started...

Revised PDO and PIO Guidelines

03.07.2017 The Ministry of Petroleum and Energy and the Ministry of Labour and Social Affairs have revised the guidelines for preparation of plans for development and operation of petroleum deposits (PDOs) an...

Gina Krog on stream

03.07.2017 The Statoil-operated field Gina Krog in the North Sea started producing 30 June.

New issue of the magazine

28.06.2017 Just over two years have passed since work began on the Johan Sverdrup field. Constructing the platforms for the largest Norwegian offshore development in many years has come halfway.

Revised guideline

26.06.2017 The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate has prepared a revised guideline for Section 30a of the Petroleum Regulations relating to commencement and continuation.

Ready for the 24th licensing round on the Norwegian shelf

23.06.2017 Today, 21 June 2017, the Ministry of Petroleum and Energy (MPE) announced the 24 th licensing round. In this round, 102 blocks/parts of blocks will be announced, divided among 9 in the Norwegian Se...

Values for the future – The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate’s 2017 Resource report

15.06.2017 The significant remaining resources in discoveries and fields make it possible to create values for the Norwegian society for many decades to come, according to the Norwegian Petroleum Directorate’...

The Barents Sea north report is now available

06.06.2017 The report, which contains the new resource estimates for the eastern parts of the Barents Sea north, is now available online and in hard copy.


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