Exploration & Production

Norway’s APA 2018 receives applications from 38 companies

The Norwegian energy ministry has received applications from 38 companies for its Awards in Predefined Areas 2018 licensing round.
By Staff reporter 10 September 2018 0 32476

The Norwegian energy ministry has received applications from 38 companies for its Awards in Predefined Areas (APA) 2018 licensing round, the ministry said in a note on Sunday.

“The 38 companies constitute a broad variety […] and range from large international companies to the mid-size companies and the smaller exploration companies. Both the number of applicant companies and the total number of applications are almost as high as in last year’s record-breaking licensing round,” the statement said.

The APA is the annual licensing round...