SOn 18 December 1978, the Storting (parliament) considered the recommendation from its standing committee on industry concerning Statoil’s activities in 1979, the company’s annual report for 1977 and its report on operations for the first half of 1978. This debate proved dramatic.
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President Carter visits Statfjord A
It is not every day that Norway gets a visit from an American president, but 4 May 1982 was one such occasion. That was when Jimmy Carter and his wife Rosalyn took a trip out to Statfjord A, which was operated at the time by Mobil Exploration Norway Inc (Meni).