The government’s total net cash flow from petroleum activities in 2015. This includes taxes, fees, dividend and SDFI.
The export value of crude oil and natural gas in 2015 was about NOK 450 billion, or approximately 40 % of the total value of Norway’s exports.
Investments in the petroleum sector accounted for about ¼ of total investments in productive capital in Norway in 2015.
Since the start, more than 100 fields have produced oil and gas on the Norwegian shelf. Today, about 80 fields are in production.
There are currently over 90 discoveries that could be, or are being, considered for development. Most of them are small and will be developed as satellites to established fields.
Norway produced about 1,43 bboe or 228 mill. Sm3 o.e. in 2015. This is 5 per cent more than in 2014. About half of the volume is natural gas.
Total petroleum resources are estimated to 14.2 billion Sm3 o.e.. Only 47 per cent of this has been produces, sold and delivered.
The total length of the Norwegian gas pipeline network is about 8 300 kilometres, which is roughly the distance from Oslo to Houston.