Norwegian energy giant Equinor has been given the go-ahead to start-up its Johan Sverdrup project in the North Sea by the Norwegian Petroleum Directorate (NPD).
Norweigian Petroleum Directorate
The Petroleum Safety Authority Norway (PSA) has urged Aker BP to "learn lessons" from an incident in which a walkway struck the edge of a landing platform, causing damage.
Big energy players Shell, Total and Equinor have applied to the Norwegian Petroleum Directorate (NPD) for the right to inject and store carbon dioxide (CO2) as part of their Northern Lights project.
The Norwegian Petroleum directorate has granted Aker BP ASA a drilling permit for well 7221/12-1 in the Barents Sea.
Scottish independent exploration firm Faroe Petroleum has been granted a drilling permit from Norwegian authorities for North Sea wildcat well.