Westwood Global Energy reports that as of 25 October there was one appraisal well and two exploration wells active in the UK. Completions to date in 2021 are two appraisal wells at 22/26d-3 Glengorm South and 30/13e-12, 12Z Talbot and three exploration wells at 22/6c-B4Z Bacchus South, 16/2a-6 Tiger Lily and 22/1b-12, 12Z, 12Y Fotla.
Westwood Global Energy reports that there were four exploration wells active as of 25 October. Key exploration wells drilling in October include the Dovregubben, Egyptian Vulture, Fat Canyon and Mugnetind wells. A total of six appraisal wells and 23 exploration wells have completed and to date in 2021, from which eight commercial discoveries have been made giving a 35% commercial success rate to date.
At the time of writing, there were no April E&A (exploration & appraisal) well spuds to report, ergo the new well count for 2017 stays at two. The number of active wells also remains at just two, including one carried over from 2016.