Preliminary production figures for February 2021 show an average daily production of 2 108 000 barrels of oil, NGL and condensate.
Total gas sales were 9.0 billion Sm3 (GSm3), which is a decrease of 1.2 GSm3 from the previous month.
Average daily liquids production in February was: 1 792 000 barrels of oil, 303 000 barrels of NGL and 13 000 barrels of condensate.
Oil production in February is 0.4 percent higher than the NPD’s forecast, and 0.1 percent higher than the forecast so far this year.
Production February 2021
Oil production 2021
Liquid production 2021
Gas production 2021
The total petroleum production for the first two months in 2021 is about 39.1 million Sm3 oil equivalents (MSm3 o.e.), broken down as follows: about 16.9 MSm3 o.e. of oil, about 3.0 MSm3 o.e. of NGL and condensate and about 19.2 MSm3 o.e. of gas for sale.
The total volume is 0.7 MSm3 o.e. lower than in 2020.
The Ministry of Petroleum and Energy has announced a temporary appointment, naming Torgeir Stordal (60) as Director General of the NPD from 30 June and until a new Director General of the NPD is hired.