Tagged: Exploration

Norwegian DNO reinstated in Iraq

The Norwegian oil company DNO International ASA announced Tuesday that Kurdish authorities have agreed to let it resume operations in the self-governed Iraqi region following a two-week suspension. The Norwegian Oil Company said in a statement...

Norway vote may break Lofoten drilling gridlock

OSLO, Aug 27 (Reuters) – Norway’s election next month offers a chance to break years of political gridlock over oil and gas activities in the pristine Lofoten region, one of the last major stretches...

Oil worth billions outside Norway’s Arctic coast

Seven billion barrels of oil equivalents are probably hidden under the continental shelf of northern Norway. The oil industry and the political opposition parties now step up pressure on government to extract the resources,...