Operating in a sustainable way is at the core of everything we do. From our purpose, values and strategy our legacy is one of turning natural resources into energy for people and progress for society in a responsible way.
Our oil and gas producing assets on the Norwegian Continental Shelf are amongst the most carbon efficient in the world and our ambition is to be a global leader in offshore wind.
In the United States, we operate with the same ambitions and values while pursuing solutions for the future through collaboration and partnerships.
We’re leading innovative work in partnership with expertise across industries to solve our biggest challenges and shape the energy of the future. It’s no small task transforming the energy industry–but together, we’re on our way.
Innovation & Partnerships
We’re innovating with others to shape the energy of the future.
In the US we are ambitiously working to reduce our methane emissions towards a zero emissions future.
150 new technologies
evaluated in the US every year
The need for a low carbon future poses new challenges that require partnerships, collaboration and innovative minds to create new energy solutions. We recognize that we’re not the only ones with big ideas for sustainable ways to power the world. That's why we closely partner with industry peers, NGOs and leading academic institutions. Many of these partnerships are led from the United States, one of our key innovation hubs.
Oil and Gas
The US is a core area for
Equinor’s oil & gas production.
We are the 5th largest producer of oil & gas in the US Gulf of Mexico and our US onshore operations are Equinor’s largest international production outside Norway.
of gas and oil equivalent per day produced in U.S
Figure excludes Eagle Ford volumes
Onshore oil and gas
The US onshore operations are Equinor’s largest international production outside Norway with total equity production of ~309 MBOE/D in the second quarter of 2019. Equinor is committed to applying innovative technology to challenge methane emissions in the US.
We’re ambitiously investing in renewable
First and foremost, safety.
Our people: Recruitment
Our people are at the heart of everything we do, and we’re building a workforce that reflects the diversity of the business and communities that we operate in. Join us and work to shape the energy of the future!
Our offices in the US
Since 1987, Equinor has had a presence in the United States. Today, our three locations are key to our strategy and helps drive innovation in our company. In Houston, we manage key strategic and innovative initiatives and our offshore exploration and production activities.
Austin is the location for our global unconventional competence center and where we manage our onshore oil and gas production in the US. Our location in Stamford, Connecticut is the center for our trading activities and our offshore wind projects.
October 9, 2020
Publication of report from the review into Equinor’s US business
In June, the Board of Directors in Equinor ASA initiated a review of the company’s US investments, with a particular focus on the onshore business. The review team has now presented their report to the board.
May 14, 2020
More detailed financial reporting on Equinor business in the US
Equinor will report its business in the US as a separate operating segment within Exploration and Production International going forward.
April 6, 2020
Oil discovery in the US Gulf of Mexico
Equinor and co-venturers Progress Resources USA Ltd and Repsol E&P USA Inc. have encountered oil in the Monument exploration well in the US Gulf of Mexico.