Tagged: NPD

New agreement with the NGU

The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate (NPD) and the Geological Society of Norway (NGU) have entered into a joint venture agreement. Both parties agree to develop the collaboration and joint ventures. “The NPD and NGU have...

Total’s Victoria Gas Find Smaller Than Thought

Before the drilling activity, the resource estimate was 89 billion Sm3 of recoverable gas, and ”Victoria” was considered to be Norway’s largest undeveloped gas discovery. ”The result is, of course, disappointing. The most important...

NPD seismic in northern Norway completed

On Sunday, August 2, the seismic data acquisition by the Norwegian Petroleum Directorate (NPD) in Troms II, northwest of Senja, was completed. Acquisition will continue for a few more days in Nordland VII in...

Fishermen split over Lofoten seismic activity

  Norwegian fishermen are split over the Norwegian Petroleum Directorate’s acquisition of seismic data which will start off Lofoten next week. Many are opposed to the survey, claiming it is harmful to the fisheries. They say they...