ADVERTISEMENT
Polar Pioneer in the Barents Sea - Photo Harald Pettersen - Statoil.jpg Photo: Harald Pettersen - Statoil

Huge miscalculation led to Norway's opening of Arctic oil

A single typo meant that the permission to drill for oil in the Barents Sea appeared far more economically beneficial than it is actually assessed to be. The Arctic drillings may not be profitable at all.

BY

Log in to read articles

Some of our content is exclusively for subscribers.

Try EnergyWatch free for 14 days

Get 14 days free trial access