Wintershall Norge AS is about to complete drilling of wildcat well 6406/2-8. The well proved oil.
On Friday, the Government submitted a proposition to the Storting for the Plan for Development and Operation (PDO) for the first development phase step on the Johan Sverdrup field in the North Sea.
Det norske oljeselskap AS has completed drilling of appraisal wells 16/1-21 S and 16/1-21 A on the Ivar Aasen field.
The Ministry of Petroleum and Energy has 21 April 2015 announced the APA 2015, comprising the predefined areas with blocks in the North Sea, the Norwegian Sea and the Barents Sea.