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Total’s Victoria Gas Find Smaller Than Thought

(Victoria) in the Norwegian Sea contains less gas than previously assumed.

Before the drilling activity, the resource estimate was 89 billion Sm3 of recoverable gas, and ”Victoria” was considered to be Norway's largest undeveloped gas discovery. ”The result is, of course, disappointing. The most important thing now is to give the operator the time and opportunity to analyse samples and data to ascertain what this means,” ...

Extent of Norway’s continental shelf in the High North clarified

Norwegian Continental Shelf in the High North. Photo: Aftenposten.

  The Commission on the Limits of the Continental Shelf has issued its final recommendations on the outer limits of the Norwegian continental shelf in the High North. This means that a final assessment has been made as regards the part of the seabed where Norway is responsible for natural resource management.  “This establishes a clear ...