WATCHING THE WORLD MIRROR OF THE NORTH SEA
With David Knott from London Both the oil reservoir and gas reservoir are commercial in North Alwyn field, a rare attribute in the North Sea. Oil production has passed its peak, gas is at peak, but there is plenty to come. Facilities can be used to produce other fields nearby. In many ways North Alwyn is a good model for a typical North Sea field. Study it and you learn about the status of the U.K. sector.