Emissions and oil spill response

Environmental and climate considerations are an integral part of Norway’s policy for the petroleum industry.

The companies operating on the Norwegian shelf are world leaders in the use of solutions to reduce greenhouse gas emissions.

Releases from the petroleum sector in Norway are well documented. The Norwegian Environment Agency, the Norwegian Petroleum Directorate and the Norwegian Oil and Gas Association (an industry organisation) have established a joint database (EPIM Environment Hub, or EEH).

Read more about emissions, releases and oil spill response at norwegianpetroleum.no