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Exploration

Dry well near the Kvitebjørn field in the North Sea

The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate (NPD) reports that Equinor Energy AS, operator of production licence 1049, has concluded the drilling of wildcat well 34/9-1. The well was drilled about 35 kilometres northeast of the Kvitebjørn field […]

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Exploration

Dry well near the Ormen Lange field in the Norwegian Sea

The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate (NPD) reports that Equinor Energy AS, operator of production licence 209, has concluded the drilling of wildcat well 6305/5-C-3 H. The well was drilled about 137 kilometres west-northwest of Kristiansund in […]

The Hammerfest LNG facility
Oil/Gas

Production restarts at Hammerfest LNG

After extensive repairs and improvement work, Hammerfest LNG is back in production after the fire in September 2020. The first liquified natural gas (LNG) is now on tank at Melkøya. “With the start-up of Hammerfest […]

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Exploration

Dry well near the Snorre field in the North Sea

The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate (NPD) reports that Equinor Energy AS, operator of production licence 057 (part of the Snorre Unit), has completed the drilling of wildcat well 34/4-18 S. The well was drilled about 7 […]