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Oct 24, 2017, 09:15 ETStatoil Names New York Offshore Wind Project "Empire Wind"

Empire Wind is the project name selected by Statoil for the company's offshore wind site located off the southern coast of Long Island, New York. The ...


Apr 21, 2015, 10:14 ETStatoil Awards Ferus LP major CO2 Service Contract in North Dakota

Statoil, an innovative international energy company, has demonstrated environmental and economic leadership by awarding a major carbon dioxide (CO2)...


Apr 09, 2015, 10:00 ETStatoil Makes Oil Discovery in Gulf of Mexico

Statoil announced today that it has made an oil discovery in its Miocene Yeti prospect located in the Gulf of Mexico (GoM). "The Yeti discovery...


Jan 29, 2015, 09:46 ETGE e Statoil avviano una nuova ambiziosa collaborazione per accelerare lo sviluppo delle soluzioni di energia sostenibile

GE e Statoil hanno annunciato una nuova collaborazione per accelerare lo sviluppo di soluzioni energetiche più ecologicamente ed economicamente...


Jan 29, 2015, 06:22 ETGE und Statoil starten ehrgeizige neue Partnerschaft zur Ankurbelung der Entwicklung von nachhaltigen Energielösungen

GE und Statoil haben eine neue Partnerschaft angekündigt mit dem Ziel, die Entwicklung von mehr ökologisch und wirtschaftlich nachhaltigen...


Jan 28, 2015, 10:57 ETGE et Statoil lancent un projet commun ambitieux pour accélérer le développement de solutions pour l'énergie durable

GE et Statoil ont annoncé une nouvelle collaboration pour accélérer le développement de solutions énergétiques plus respectueuses de l'environnement...


Jan 28, 2015, 10:47 ETGE And Statoil Launch Ambitious New Collaboration To Accelerate Development Of Sustainable Energy Solutions

GE and Statoil announced a new collaboration to accelerate the development of more environmentally and economically sustainable energy solutions to...


Dec 02, 2014, 09:10 ETStatoil Announces First Oil From Jack/St. Malo Project in the Gulf of Mexico

Statoil (NYSE: STO) announced that oil and natural gas production has started today from the Jack/St. Malo project in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico. The...


Oct 30, 2014, 05:18 ETStatoil sanctions Stampede

Statoil (OSE: STL, NYSE: STO), together with co-owners in the Stampede development in the Gulf of Mexico, today announced it has sanctioned this...


Feb 04, 2014, 09:00 ETStatoil sponsors Stars Over Texas Stage and Rodeo Rockstar competition at Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo™

As part of the company's Heroes of Tomorrow Program, Statoil will sponsor the Stars Over Texas Stage and Rodeo Rockstar competition at this year's...


Nov 22, 2013, 06:00 ETStatoil and NASA finalize research agreement

Statoil and NASA have formed an agreement to explore a wide range of technologies to assist Statoil in the search for oil and gas exploration and...


Sep 26, 2013, 05:45 ETSignificant oil discovery offshore Canada

Statoil (OSE:STL, NYSE:STO) Canada and co-venturer Husky Energy have announced that the first Bay du Nord exploration well has discovered between 300 ...


Aug 27, 2013, 11:13 ETInternational energy company Statoil supports Norsk Hostfest, North America's largest Scandinavian Festival, for the second year in a row

Norsk Hostfest's annual five day festival, now in its 36th year, will be held October 1-5 at the All Seasons Arena on the North Dakota State...


Aug 27, 2013, 03:00 ETNew oil discovery offshore Canada

Statoil has made a third discovery of crude oil in the Flemish Pass Basin, offshore Newfoundland. The discovery was made on the Bay du Nord prospect...


Jul 01, 2013, 08:00 ETStatoil takes over operatorship in Eagle Ford

Statoil (NYSE:STO) announced today that the company as of 1 July has assumed operatorship for all activities in the eastern part of its Eagle Ford...


Jun 19, 2013, 06:00 ETStatoil makes another oil find offshore Newfoundland

Statoil has made a discovery of light, high-quality oil in the Flemish Pass Basin, offshore Newfoundland. Oil was encountered while drilling the...


May 07, 2013, 06:30 ETStatoil sanctions the Julia field development in the Gulf of Mexico

Statoil and operator Exxon Mobil have decided to sanction the Julia field development in the Gulf of Mexico. The field, located approximately 200...


Mar 20, 2013, 03:30 ETStatoil Awarded 15 Leases in U.S. Gulf of Mexico

Statoil (OSE: STL, NYSE: STO) was the highest bidder on 15 leases in the central region U.S. Gulf of Mexico lease sale today. With the addition,...


Dec 19, 2012, 12:05 ETStatoil becomes operator in the Marcellus through acquisition of liquid rich acreage

"The US unconventional plays hold a substantial resource base and represent an increasingly important part of future energy supplies. Statoil is...


Jun 20, 2012, 09:00 ETContinued growth for Statoil in North America

Statoil's oil and gas production in North America continues to show strong growth. In the last decade, Statoil's North American portfolio had a...


Jun 20, 2012, 03:03 ETStatoil Awarded 26 Leases in Gulf of Mexico

Statoil was the high bidder on 26 leases in the first lease sale in the Central Gulf of Mexico since March of 2010. (Logo:...


Nov 23, 2011, 12:07 ETStatoil Canada Invests $1M to Grow R&D and Petroleum Education in Newfoundland

A $1 million dollar investment by Statoil Canada, matched by the Research & Development Corporation (RDC), will boost Memorial University of...


Sep 19, 2011, 12:00 ETStatoil Signs USD 5 Million Partnership Agreement with University of Texas

International energy company Statoil (NYSE: STO) and the University of Texas at Austin (UT) have signed an Energy Partnership agreement providing the ...


Apr 13, 2011, 02:00 ETStatoil Joins Marine Well Containment Company

Statoil has agreed to join the Marine Well Containment Company (MWCC), the independent organization set up to respond to a well control incident in...


Jan 27, 2011, 08:00 ETStatoil Canada Oil Sands SAGD Project Produces First Oil

Statoil (OSE: STL, NYSE: STO) today announced first oil production from its Leismer Demonstration Project (LDP) after initiating steam injection in...