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November 23, 2021

Kvitebjørn Conventional Gas Field, Norway

By Carmen

Kvitebjørn is a producing conventional gas field located in shallow water in Norway and is operated by Equinor Energy. The field is located in block 34/11P (PL 193) and 34/11P (PL 193 C), with water depth of 682 feet.

Field participation details

The field is owned by Petoro, Equinor, Centrica, Stadtwerke Munchen, TotalEnergies and Polskie Gornictwo Naftowe i Gazownictwo.

Production from Kvitebjørn

The Kvitebjørn conventional gas field recovered 85.66% of its total recoverable reserves, with peak production in 2012. The peak production was approximately 42.76 thousand bpd of crude oil and condensate, 675 Mmcfd of natural gas and 16.07 thousand bpd of natural gas liquids. Based on economic assumptions, production will continue until the field reaches its economic limit in 2031. The field currently accounts for approximately 2% of the country’s daily output.

Remaining recoverable reserves

The field is expected to recover 127.37 Mmboe, comprised of 19.2 Mmbbl of crude oil & condensate, 563.2 bcf of natural gas reserves and 14.31 Mmbbl of natural gas liquid reserves. Kvitebjørn conventional gas field reserves accounts 0.04% of total remaining reserves of producing conventional gas fields globally.

About Equinor Energy

Equinor Energy AS (Equinor Energy) is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Equinor ASA. The company provides oil and gas exploration and production services. It extracts, refines, and transports natural gas, crude oil, and wind power for manufacturing of synthetic fabrics, plastics, asphalt, cosmetics, and medicines. Equinor Energy is headquartered in Stavanger, Norway.


Information on the field is sourced from GlobalData’s fields database that provides detailed information on all producing, announced and planned oil and gas fields globally. Not all companies mentioned in the article may be currently existing due to their merger or acquisition or business closure.

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