Tagged: Barents Sea

New espionage ship for Norway

Norway is renewing a part of its military presence in the north Michael Sandelson and Sarah Bostock The Foreigner “The new Marjata will be an important piece in the continuation of the Intelligence Service’s...

Another century’s worth of oil for Norway

High-impact oil discovery in the Barents Sea On Jan. 9, Statoil announced a substantial oil discovery with its partners Eni Norge AS and Petoro AS at the Havis prospect in the Barents Sea in...

Here is the dividing line

Stoltenberg unveiled maps of where the new dividing line goes. Prime Minister Jens Stoltenberg held a press conference Tuesday afternoon, after earlier in the day surprisingly announced that he has reached an agreement on...

Statoil awarded exploration licences

Statoil has today been awarded shares in eight exploration licences on the Norwegian continental shelf. The company is operator on six of the licenses. The Norwegian authorities’ awards in predefined areas in 2009 (TFO2009)...