Statoil ASA Offshore Gas Platform

Statoil ASA Offshore Gas Platform

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An employee looks out across the North Sea natural gas and oil field from the Troll A offshore gas platform, operated by Statoil ASA, near Bergen, Norway. Norway generates money for the fund from taxes on oil and gas, ownership of petroleum fields and dividends from its 67 percent stake in Statoil ASA, the country’s largest energy company.