March 18, 2020

Neptune Energy has announced a hydrocarbon discovery at the Isabella exploration well in the central North Sea.

The 30/12d-11 well in UK licence P.1820, was drilled by the Noble Sam Hartley jack-up to a total depth of 5,557 metres in water depths of 80m. Hydrocarbons were encountered in Upper Jurassic and Triassic sandstone reservoirs, with 64m net pay encountered, consisting of lean gas and condensate and high-quality light oil.

The results of the well will be analysed to further evaluate the discovery, determine future appraisal activity and recoverable resources estimates. Read more…