Dry well on Scotney


Stavanger, 12 April 2013: Norwegian Energy Company ASA (Noreco) reports that drilling of the exploration well on the Scotney prospect in licence P1658, block 20/5b in the UK North Sea is about to be completed. The well is dry.

Noreco has 43.75 percent interest in licence P1658, which is operated by Suncor.



Kjetil Bakken, Investor Relations Manager ( +47 91 889 889) 

This information is subject of the disclosure requirements pursuant to section of 5-12 of the Norwegian Securities Trading Act