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75 new production licences in APA 2017

16.01.2018 Today, 16 January, 34 companies will be offered a total of 75 new production licences on the Norwegian continental shelf.

Who deserves the IOR prize?

16.01.2018 Do you know of anyone who deserves the Norwegian Petroleum Directorate's prize for improved recovery – the IOR prize for 2018?

The Shelf 2017 - High activity on the shelf

11.01.2018 Never before has so much gas been sold from the Norwegian shelf as was the case in 2017. Oil production was down slightly; nevertheless, overall production rose for the fourth straight year.

Press conference – The shelf in 2017

09.01.2018 On 11 January, Director General Bente Nyland will present exploration and production results for 2017, as well as investment and production forecasts for the next five years.

Successful seismic acquisition on Gardarbank High

09.01.2018 During the autumn of 2017, the Norwegian Petroleum Directorate (NPD) has acquired about 4,500 kilometres of 2D seismic on the Gardarbank High, east/northeast of Bjørnøya and south of Hopen.

Comprehensive Snorre plan submitted

21.12.2017 On Thursday, the authorities received an amended Plan for Development and Operation (PDO) for the Snorre expansion project.

Submitted new plan for Yme development

19.12.2017 On Tuesday, operator Repsol submitted a new Plan for Development and Operation (PDO) for the Yme field in the North Sea. More eight billion kroner will be invested in the development. The planned...

Development plan submitted for Fenja

19.12.2017 On Tuesday, the licensees, led by operator VNG, submitted a Plan for Development and Operation (PDO) for Fenja in the Norwegian Sea. Investments are expected to total approx. NOK 10 billion.


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