Newsletter 
  INSCRIPTION Inscription | ESPACE ANNONCEURS Publicité | CONTACT Contact |PLAN DU SITE Plan


Europétrole, le portail de l'industrie du pétrole
 
 accueil | actualité française | actualité internationale | recherche | interviews | focus | actualité par entreprise | actualité pétrole/gaz de schiste 
Partager :

  • Centrica finds oil at its Butch exploration well in Norway
    édité le 07/12/2011 - Plus de news de "Centrica" - Voir la fiche entreprise de "Centrica"


Centrica finds oil at its Butch exploration well in Norway
Centrica announced that early appraisal results at its Butch exploration well in the Northern North Sea indicate a significant presence of light oil in the reservoir.

Preliminary resource estimates indicate a discovery of between 30 to 60 mmboe for the main Butch segment, in which it has a 40% operating interest. Further data collection is now underway and the drilling of a second side track well has commenced on the Butch south west compartment, where Centrica is targeting additional volumes. Butch, which is located 220km off the coast of Norway, marks yet another milestone in Centrica's ambitions to grow its upstream business by 50% in the next three to five years.

Jonathan Roger, Managing Director of Centrica Energy Upstream, said:

"These are very exciting times for Centrica's oil and gas business as we look to increase our production by 50% over the next three to five years through a balance of exploration and acquisition activity. Early indications are that we have found light oil in our Butch exploration well in Norway. This discovery comes only two weeks after announcing the £1bn acquisition of production and development assets from Statoil, which opens up new exploration possibilities and will increase our reserves by nearly a third."


Origine : Communiqué Centrica

Voir la fiche entreprise de "Centrica"



Les dernières news de "Centrica"

  Emploi-Pétrole
 
Rechercher une news



française internationale








 
Les dernières news internationales


>> Toute l'actualité internationale     >> RSS
 
Recherche de news par tags

abu-dhabi adnoc aker-solutions algeria alstom amec anadarko angola apache australia axens azerbaijan baker-hughes barents-sea bechtel bg-group bp brazil canada carburant cbi centrica cgg chevron china cnooc cnpc co2 commission-europeenne compressor conocophillips consommation cpdp deepwater discovery drilling e-on edf egypt emerson engie engineering eni equinor exxonmobil feed flng flowline fluor fluxys fmc foster-wheeler fpso fsru fugro gabon gas gaz gazprom gazprom-neft gdf-suez ge ghana gnl gouvernement gtt gulf-of-mexico hess ifp india indonesia inpex iraq jacobs jgc kbr keppel licence lng lukoil lundin maersk-drilling maersk-oil malaysia mcdermott mozambique natural-gas nigeria nigeria nord-stream north-sea norway novatek offshore oman omv opec pdvsa pemex petoro petrobras petrofac petronas pgnig pipeline platform qatar qatar-petroleum qatargas raffinerie refinery repsol rig riser rosneft russia rwe saipem santos saudi-aramco schlumberger seadrill shah-deniz shale-gas shell siemens sinopec socar sonangol sonatrach south-stream statoil subsea subsea-7 tap technip technipfmc total transocean tullow turbine ufip uk vallourec vessel vopak well wintershall wood-group woodside



Europétrole © 2003 - 2019