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Still plenty of discoveries to be made on the Norwegian shelf

21.06.2018 Today, the Norwegian Petroleum Directorate (NPD) will be publishing the 2018 Resource Report for Exploration. The report shows that production of oil and gas will increase going forward – but that...

12 Production Licences Offered to 11 Companies in the 24th Licensing Round

18.06.2018 Today, 18 June, the Ministry of Petroleum and Energy offers 12 new production licences to 11 companies in the 24th licensing round. Three licences are in the Norwegian Sea and nine licences are...

Ready for more water injection

14.06.2018 The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate has consented to the start on the Conoco Phillips-operated installation Ekofisk 2/4 VC in the North Sea.

Three IOR prize finalists

04.06.2018 The jury has arrived at three finalists for this years IOR prize. The winner will be announced at the ONS oil conference and exhibition in Stavanger 28 August.  

Welcome to the presentation of the Norwegian Petroleum Directorate’s new resource report

31.05.2018 The report presents an updated estimate for undiscovered resources on the Norwegian shelf and an analysis of the profitability of exploration, among other things.

Extended lifetime for Oseberg Øst

25.05.2018 Equinor has been granted consent for continued use of the Oseberg Øst facility until 31 March 2031.

Submitted development plan for Nova

16.05.2018 On Wednesday, the licensees, led by operator Wintershall, submitted a plan for development and operation (PDO) for the Nova oil field (previously “Skarfjell”) in the North Sea. Development costs ar...

Course for the industry – what does NPD do?

11.04.2018 This spring, the NPD will organise a one-day course for the oil companies on the NPD`s responsibilities and roles. The course will be held in norwegian on 12 of June.


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