Equinor completes acquisition of interest in the Statfjord field
The acquisition of Spirit Energy’s interest in the Statfjord field was announced 8 December 2021 with a commercial effective date 1 January 2021.
The transaction has now been completed after receiving the necessary approvals and the legal transfer was completed by 31 May 2022.
As part of closing the transaction, Equinor has received a payment of USD 193 million from Spirit Energy.
Johan Sverdrup produces at increased plateau
This week a successful capacity test has been performed confirming that the field can produce up to 755,000 barrels of oil per day.
Equinor put Trollvind on hold
Equinor will postpone a further development of the Trollvind offshore wind initiative indefinitely. This decision is based on several challenges facing the project, including technology availability, rising cost and a strained timetable to deliver on the original concept. The authorities have been informed about the decision.
Announcement of dividend per share in NOK for fourth quarter 2022
Equinor (OSE: EQNR, NYSE: EQNR) announced on 8 February 2023 an ordinary dividend per share of USD 0.30 and an extraordinary dividend per share of USD 0.60 for fourth quarter 2022.