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Aker BP makes oil and gas discovery near North Sea’s Bøyla field

The oil and gas discovery by Aker BP was made through the drilling of wildcat well 24/9-14 S and a horizontal appraisal well, called 24/9-14 A, in the Froskelår Main prospect located the Alvheim area.

read more... 21/03/2019


Equinor spuds Verbier appraisal well

Equinor has started drilling operations on Verbier appraisal well in the UK North Sea using the semi-submersible rig West Phoenix.

read more... 04/03/2019


European consortium to buy 80% of Veja Mate offshore wind park

A consortium led by asset manager Commerz Real AG and IKEA franchisee Ingka Group will acquire an 80% stake in the 402-MW Veja Mate offshore wind park in the German North Sea.

read more... 14/02/2019


Shell buys into 190 mln boe Cluff gas projects in UK North Sea

Royal Dutch Shell bought stakes and options in gas licenses in the southern British North Sea estimated to contain a total of 190 million barrels of oil equivalent from Cluff Natural Resources, Cluff said on Friday

read more... 08/02/2019


Total in talks to offload oil and gas assets in UK North Sea

French firm Total is reportedly in discussions to pursue the sale of some of its oil and gas assets in the British North Sea.

read more... 26/12/2018