No Oil for Shell in North Sea Well

Oil major Shell has failed to find hydrocarbons in its Jaws exploration well located in the UK North Sea.

The Jaws exploration well is located in licence P2380, which is operated by Shell (50 per cent WI) with Capricorn Energy, previously known as Cairn Energy, as its partner (50 per cent WI). The licence is located approximately 188 km east of the Aberdeenshire coastline in Scotland and 44 km west of the UK/Norway median line, in an area where water depth is approximately 92 m.


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