ReportsnReports | Oil & Gas Exploration In the Arctic Region Oil & Gas Exploration In the Arctic Region - Analysis of Exploration & Development Plans in this Environmentally Sensitive Areaâ€? is the latest report from GlobalData, the industry analysis specialist. The report highlights the oil and gas exploration potential of the Arctic region, providing details of the key exploration areas, major companies exploring the Arctic and the drivers and challenges of oil and gas exploration in the Arctic. The report discusses the leasing and exploration activities in the US, Greenland, Canada, Iceland, Norway and Russia, detailing concessions awarded, new licensing rounds, companies involved and the drivers and challenges to development.
According to the report, due to climate change the Arctic ice cover is declining. If this continues, the Arctic will become accessible for the exploration and production of oil and gas in about 60-70 years. This has created a race between the Arctic littoral countries to claim more of the Arctic region in order to secure future energy needs from the region. Browse All : Market Research Reports Scope : The report analyzes the oil and gas exploration activities in the Arctic. The scope of the report includes - The report provides an overview of the oil and gas exploration in the Arctic - The report discusses the major issues and drivers affecting oil and gas exploration in the Arctic - The report details the exploration license awards and new licensing rounds in the Arctic littoral countries, such as the US, Canada, Greenland, Iceland, Norway and Russia - The report analyzes the competitive structure of the oil and gas exploration in the Arctic, providing information on the major companies operating in the region - The report provides information on current oil and gas exploration activities in the Arctic littoral countries, such as the US, Canada, Greenland, Iceland, Norway and Russia - The report also discusses the possible environmental implications of oil and gas exploration in the Arctic Reasons to buy The report will enhance your decision making capability. It will allow you to - Develop business strategies with the help of specific insights into the oil and gas exploration market in the Arctic - Identify opportunities and challenges in the market. - Plan your strategies based on expected developments in the market. - Understand the competitive landscape of this emerging market. - Keep yourself informed of the key developments in this potentially game changing market
Table of Contents 1 Table of Contents 3 1.1 List of Tables 4 1.2 List of Figures 4 2 Introduction 5 2.1 Overview 5 2.2 GlobalData Report Guide 5 3 Arctic – A Frontier Oil and Gas Exploration Prospect 6 3.1 Oil and Gas Exploration in the Arctic – An Overview 6 3.1.1 Arctic Region Holds Significant Undiscovered Hydrocarbon Resources 8 3.1.2 Key Hydrocarbon Bearing Basins in the Arctic 10 3.1.3 Major Oil and Gas Discoveries in the Arctic 12 3.2 Developing Oil and Gas Resources in the Arctic– Key Drivers and Challenges 13 3.2.1 Huge Potential Reserves and Innovative Offshore Drilling Technologies Will Drive the Development of Oil & Gas Resources in the Arctic 13 3.2.2 Environmental Concerns, Harsh Climatic Conditions and Territorial Disputes Between Nations Might Hamper the Development of Arctic Oil & Gas Resources 14 4 Oil and Gas Exploration in the Arctic - Current Industry Activity 18 4.1 Oil and Gas Exploration Activity in Alaska 18 4.2 Oil and Gas Exploration Activity in Canada 29 4.3 Oil and Gas Exploration Activity in Greenland 32 4.4 Oil and Gas Exploration Activity in Iceland 35 4.5 Oil and Gas Exploration Activity in Norway 36 4.6 Oil and Gas Exploration Activity in Russia 38 5 Oil and Gas Exploration in the Arctic - Major Companies at the Forefront of Developing Projects 39 5.1 Major Companies Operating in the Arctic Region 39 5.1.1 BP Plc 39 5.1.2 Cairn Energy 40 5.1.3 Chevron Corporation 41 5.1.4 Nunaoil 42 5.1.5 Royal Dutch Shell 44 5.1.6 Statoil S.A 45 5.2 Investment by Major Companies in Arctic’s Oil and Gas Resources 45 6 Appendix 46 6.1 Sources 46 6.2 Market Definitions 46 6.3 Abbreviations 46 6.3.1 Methodology 46 6.3.2 Coverage 47 6.3.3 Secondary Research 47 6.3.4 Primary Research 47
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Published on Oct 11, 2011
According to the report, due to climate change the Arctic ice cover is declining. If this continues, the Arctic will become accessible for t...