Oil production in 2022 (illustration: NPD)
Oil/Gas

NPD releases April 2022 production figures

Norwegian Petroleum Directorate (NPD) reports that preliminary production figures for April 2022 show an average daily production of 1,871,000 barrels of oil, NGL and condensate. Total gas sales were 9.8 billion Sm3 (GSm3), which is […]

The NPD has been tasked with planning and implementing a tendering process for preliminary surveys
Projects

Norway to map offshore wind

The Norwegian Ministry of Petroleum and Energy (MPE) has given the Norwegian Petroleum Directorate (NPD) an assignment to conduct surveys in connection with awarding acreage for offshore wind. The NPD has been tasked with planning […]

Oil production in 2022 (illustration: NPD)
Oil/Gas

NPD releases March 2022 production figures

The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate (NPD) reports that preliminary production figures for March 2022 show an average daily production of 1,960,000 barrels of oil, NGL and condensate. Total gas sales were 10.4 billion Sm3 (GSm3), which […]

Hod B – powered from shore and remotely controlled from the Valhall field centre
Oil/Gas

Green light for Hod B

The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate (NPD) reports that the authorities have granted Aker BP consent to start up the Hod B facility in the North Sea. The operator has embarked upon the start-up process. Aker BP […]

Oil production in 2022
Oil/Gas

NPD releases February 2022 production figures

The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate (NPD) reports that preliminary production figures for February 2022 show an average daily production of 1,980,000 barrels of oil, NGL and condensate. Total gas sales were 9.7 billion Sm3 (GSm3), which […]

illustration: NPD
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 […]