For the next three months it will be possible to comment on the technical work carried out.
The impact assessment is a part of the opening process for the sea areas outside Jan Mayen. Geological mapping will also be carried out. Assuming the impact assessment provides a basis for it, the Government will submit a Storting White Paper which recommends opening the area for petroleum activity.
- Read the press release from the Ministry of Petroleum and Energy here >> (In Norwegian only)