Exploration wells

Exploration wells are wells drilled to prove a possible deposit of petroleum or obtain information to delimit a discovered deposit. The term covers both wildcat and appraisal wells.

The list contains active exploration wells on the Norwegian continental shelf (ongoing drilling activity).

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Exploration wells
Wellbore name Area Entered date Production licence Operator
6407/8-8 S NORWEGIAN SEA 03.11.2022 938 Neptune Energy Norge AS
7122/8-1 S BARENTS SEA 18.11.2022 229 Vår Energi AS