Offshore energy license for Dong Energy

Source:Dong Energy

The Norwegian department for oil and energy has awarded oil and gas licenses to 40 companies. DONG Energy is one of the companies that have received new licenses in the Norwegian Sea as well as in the Norwegian part of the North Sea and has also been awarded operatorships.

"We have been awarded all of the licenses we applied for. The licenses are stated close to some of the areas, where we already produces oil and gas. The new licenses strengthen our exploration portfolio in Norway," said Søren Gath Hansen, Executive Vice President in DONG Energy and responsible for the companies' oil and gas activities.

The licenses was awarded under the so-called APA-round – awards in predefined areas. The APA takes place every year and awards licenses in predefined and mature areas. Areas which already hold producing fields giving authorities and industry thorough knowledge on the geology.

Did You Like this Article? Get All the Energy Industry News Delivered to Your Inbox

Subscribe to an email newsletter today at no cost and receive the latest news and information.

 Subscribe Now


Logistics Risk Management in the Transformer Industry

Transformers often are shipped thousands of miles, involving multiple handoffs,and more than a do...

Secrets of Barco UniSee Mount Revealed

Last year Barco introduced UniSee, a revolutionary large-scale visualization platform designed to...

The Time is Right for Optimum Reliability: Capital-Intensive Industries and Asset Performance Management

Imagine a plant that is no longer at risk of a random shutdown. Imagine not worrying about losing...

Going Digital: The New Normal in Oil & Gas

In this whitepaper you will learn how Keystone Engineering, ONGC, and Saipem are using software t...

Latest PennEnergy Jobs

PennEnergy Oil & Gas Jobs