Author: Halfdan Carstens

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The world’s cleanest production

The world’s cleanest production

At the annual conference of the Norwegian Oil and Gas Association on the 14th of March, Equinor presented a study from Stanford University which shows [...]
Alta: Extended well test

Alta: Extended well test

A 700 metres long horizontal well (7220/11-5) is being drilled in the oil zone of the Alta discovery, which will improve the lateral geological unders [...]
The programme is (almost) finalized

The programme is (almost) finalized

The topic of this year’s conference is “Recent Advances in Exploration Technology”. For “dummies”, we might add, but this is not the truth. Rather, th [...]
Technology is Key

Technology is Key

Recent advances in exploration technology is in the focus for the 3rd time in “the May conference” (NCS Exploration) in Fornebu outside Oslo. However, [...]
Renewables outperform fossil fuels

Renewables outperform fossil fuels

In the 2019 BP Energy Outlook, the Evolving Transition’ (ET) scenario,  renewables in power generation (solar, wind, geothermal, biomass) are with 7.6 [...]
From 98 to 108 MMbopd

From 98 to 108 MMbopd

According to the 2019 BP Energy Outlook, the Evolving Transition’ (ET) scenario, oil consumption will grow from 98 to 108 MMbopd from now and up to 20 [...]
Dry – despite EM anomaly

Dry – despite EM anomaly

Lundin's Pointer and Setter prospects in the Barents Sea resulted in another disappointment in the Barents Sea. Oil shows were encountered at various [...]
Oil for prosperity

Oil for prosperity

Oil and gas plays an important part in improving the living standards which an increasing part of the worlds population is able to enjoy. This is the [...]
The geoscientists are the winners

The geoscientists are the winners

«Oldtimers» – or should we call them veterans - started their careers with analogue data. The first 20-30 years of exploring the Norwegian continental [...]
More gas in the Barents Sea

More gas in the Barents Sea

The well's primary exploration target was to prove oil in reservoir rocks from the Late Triassic Age (upper part of the Snadd formation). The secon [...]
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