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Norway's Johan Sverdrup oil giant producing well over 300,000 barrels a day, six weeks from start-up

Norway's giant Johan Sverdrup oil field is producing at rates "well above" 300,000 b/d, state-controlled Equinor said Tuesday, as official data showed the country's oil output starting to recover.

read more... 20/11/2019


Equinor makes Norway oil, gas find of up to 100 million barrels

Norwegian energy major Equinor and its partners have found oil and gas at the Echino South prospect near the Fram field in the North Sea, the company said on Wednesday.

read more... 06/11/2019


Equinor awards $359m contracts for Hywind Tampen windfarm

Norwegian energy company Equinor has awarded contracts worth Nkr3.3bn ($359m) on behalf of Gullfaks and Snorre partners for the development of Hywind Tampen windfarm.

read more... 01/11/2019


Equinor taps ABB to connect world’s largest offshore wind farm to UK grid

ABB has been selected by energy companies SSE Renewables and Equinor to supply its high-voltage direct current (HVDC) Light converter systems to connect the world’s largest offshore wind farms in the Dogger Bank region of the North Sea to the UK transmission network.

read more... 30/10/2019


Equinor begins production from $13.6bn Johan Sverdrup project

Equinor and its partners have started production from the phase 1 of the NOK124bn ($13.63bn) Johan Sverdrup project in the Norwegian part of the North Sea.

read more... 07/10/2019