Articles Tagged "Statoil ASA"

Norway’s Oil Future Seen With Barents Sea

Bloomberg reported that western Europe’s largest petroleum producer, Norway, may have found an oil future with an ice-free expanse of the Arctic in the Norwegian Barents. It has been reported that oil companies will drill a minimum of 12 wells in the Barents Sea this year in a bid to unlock an estimated 6 billion barrels of oil equivalent the area is thought to have.

Canada’s Other Oil Patch: East Coast Offshore Projects

Although overshadowed by the Alberta oil sands, offshore drilling on Canada’s east coast holds some interesting prospects.