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Norway will remain a major gas supplier to Europe, Norwegian Energy Minister Kjell-Boerge Freiberg tells Interfax Natural Gas Daily Norway will remain a major gas supplier to Europe, Norwegian Energy Minister Kjell-Boerge Freiberg tells Interfax Natural Gas Daily.
By Silvia Favasuli 28 September 2018 0 32712
Norwegian Energy Minister Kjell-Boerge Freiberg. (Thomas Brun/NTB-Scanpix) Norwegian Energy Minister Kjell-Boerge Freiberg. (Thomas Brun/NTB-Scanpix)

Kjell-Boerge Freiberg became Norway’s new energy minister on 31 August. He told Interfax Natural Gas Daily he is committed to preserving Norway’s role as a major gas supplier to Europe by keeping a stable and predictable framework and awarding new prospective acreage in the northern areas of the Norwegian Continental Shelf (NCS) and in the Barents Sea. 

Interfax Natural Gas Daily: Is Norway set to remain a major supplier of gas to Europe? 

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