Nato and EU chiefs mount show of strength at North Sea gas platform

Alarming levels of PFAS in Norwegian Arctic ice pose new risk to wildlife

Oxford University-led study detects 26 types of PFAS compounds in ice around Svalbard, threatening downstream ecosystems.

Equinor makes oil and gas discovery near Troll field in Norwegian North Sea

Preliminary estimates indicate that the discovery holds 17-47 million barrels of recoverable oil equivalent, with the majority being oil.

Equinor makes record $75bn profit during energy crisis

Norway’s $1.3tn oil fund bounces back after worst year since 2008

Sovereign wealth fund has gained 5% so far this year but chief executive warns of ‘uncertain’ 2023.

Saipem wins $900m worth contracts from Total Energies and Equinor

The first contract from Total Energies pertains to the LAPA SW development project in in the Santos Basin in Brazil, while the second contract from…

Norway offers 47 new offshore production licences to 25 oil companies

“New gas volumes will be key to enabling the development of new value chains for hydrogen for Europe.”

Equinor begins production from Johan Sverdrup Phase 2 project

The phase II of Johan Sverdrup project entails an investment of NOK48bn ($4.8bn) and includes a new platform, five new subsea systems, 28 new wells,…

Equinor submits PDO for $1.5 billion Irpa gas project in Norwegian Sea

Equinor has submitted a plan for development and operation (PDO) for the NOK 14.8 billion ($1.46 billion) Irpa gas project in the Norwegian Sea to…

Equinor begins production from $3 billion project in Brazil

Norwegian oil and gas major Equinor said that Peregrino phase 2 was executed within the original cost estimate of $3 billion. The phase 2 project…

Norway prolongs life of Arctic coal mine

Norway’s last remaining coal mine on a geopolitically important Arctic archipelago will stay open. Store Norske, the state-owned mining company, said on Friday it had…

Wintershall Dea begins production from Nova oil field, offshore Norway

Wintershall Dea and its partners Sval Energi and Pandion Energy Norge have started production from the Nova oil field (previously Skarfjell) located in the Norwegian…

GAZ-SYSTEM connects Baltic Pipe to Polish and Danish transmission systems

GAZ-SYSTEM said that the Baltic Pipe project, a 900km long offshore and onshore natural gas pipeline has been connected to the Polish and Danish transmission…

Norway to keep searching for oil and gas

A minority coalition of the Labour Party and the rural Centre Party will take power after defeating the Conservative-led government in last month’s election. “The…

Norway plans to continue oil exploration and drilling in coming decades

“We will supply energy to the world as long as the demand exists.”