Exploration & Production Norway (EPN) is the operator of 44 developed fields on the NCS. Statoil's equity and entitlement production on the NCS was 1,374 mmboe per day in 2010, which was about 73% of Statoil's total production. Acting as operator, EPN is responsible for approximately 75% of all oil and gas production on the NCS.
In 2010, our average daily production of oil and natural gas liquids (NGL) on the NCS was 705 mboe, while our average daily gas production on the NCS was 106.4 mmcm (3.8 bcf).
We have ownership interests in exploration acreage throughout the licensed parts of the NCS, both within and outside our core production areas. We participate in 213 licences on the NCS and are operator for 157 of them.
As of 31 December 2010, EPN had proved reserves of 1,241 mmbbl of crude oil and 463 bcm (16.3 tcf) of natural gas, an aggregate total of 4,153 mmboe.