Oil production in 2022 (illustration: NPD)

NPD releases August 2022 production figures

The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate (NPD) reports that preliminary production figures for August 2022 show an average daily production of 1,998,000 barrels of oil, NGL and condensate. Total gas sales were 10.8 billion Sm3 (GSm3), which […]

illustration: NPD

Dry well near the Balder field in the North Sea

The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate (NPD) reports that ConocoPhillips Skandinavia AS, operator of production licence 782 S, has concluded the drilling of wildcat well 25/7-10. The well was drilled about 30 kilometres northwest of the Balder […]

Proud winners of IOR 2022, from left: Jan Seglem, Manager West, Partner Operated Assets, Vår energi; Minister of Petroleum and Energy Terje Aasland (Labour Party); Camilla Salthe, Senior vice president, Field life extension, Equinor; and Director General (interim) Torgeir Stordal

IOR award recognises systematic, long-term efforts

The licensees on the Statfjord field in the North Sea receives the Norwegian Petroleum Directorate’s (NPD’s)award for improved recovery (the IOR award) for utilising a number of IOR measures that contribute to the world-class recovery […]