Barely two weeks after the last discovery, there was again found a new oil and gas deposits at the Barents Sea.
Preliminary estimates of the size of the new discovery is between 5.5 and 16 million boe. Further appraisal and production test will be considered, according to the Norwegian petroleum directorate.
The discovery is considerably less than the last find around two weeks ago in the Filicudi prospect, also made by Lundins, this found where the estimate is between 35 and 100 million boe.
Source: NTB scanpix / Norway Today