Bakken Interest Increases | VideoJennifer Joas | 11/6/2012
Statoil is a Norwegian-based company, which recently started operating in western North Dakota. The minister says what`s happening with unconventional oil plays in the U.S. is interesting and important to understand.
"I see that Statoil is investing quite heavily at the moment and they are a putting a lot of effort to succeed in North America. I very much hope that they will do so," he said.
The minister and Statoil staff will be visiting Williston tomorrow.