Atlantic Margin Licensing Round 2015

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Licensing rounds awarded by the Petroleum Affairs Division (PAD) in the Irish Atlantic Margin. The 2015 licensing round includes three regions. The Irish Atlantic Margin geographic coverage includes foreshore and offshore waters in what is known as the Currently Designated Irish Continental Shelf. Licensing awarded in 2015. PAD awarded licences to oil and gas exploration companies via licensing options upon application. The role in the Petroleum Affairs Division is to maximise the benefits to the State from exploration for and production (E%amp;P) of indigenous oil and gas resources. In doing this PAD ensure that activities are conducted with due regard to their impact on the environment and other land/sea users through appropriate licensing.

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Title Atlantic Margin Licensing Round 2015
Description

Licensing rounds awarded by the Petroleum Affairs Division (PAD) in the Irish Atlantic Margin. The 2015 licensing round includes three regions. The Irish Atlantic Margin geographic coverage includes foreshore and offshore waters in what is known as the Currently Designated Irish Continental Shelf. Licensing awarded in 2015. PAD awarded licences to oil and gas exploration companies via licensing options upon application. The role in the Petroleum Affairs Division is to maximise the benefits to the State from exploration for and production (E%amp;P) of indigenous oil and gas resources. In doing this PAD ensure that activities are conducted with due regard to their impact on the environment and other land/sea users through appropriate licensing.

Contact Point name: Petroleum Affairs Division
email: PADadmin@dcenr.gov.ie
phone: +353-1-6782000
Keywords celtic sea, earth science, economy, energy, energy resources, fossil fuel, fuel, gas, geology, geoscientificinformation, hydrosphere, ireland, irish sea, north-east atlantic ocean, oceans, oil exploration, oil extraction, porcupine bank, rockall trough
Theme Energy
Publisher Department of Communications, Climate Action & Environment
Issue Date 30 Apr 2016
Conforms To The INSPIRE Directive or INSPIRE lays down a general framework for a Spatial Data Infrastructure (SDI) for the purposes of European Community environmental policies and policies or activities which may have an impact on the environment.
Last Modification Date 14 Dec 2017
Publication Frequency annually
Language eng
Landing Page http://atlas.marine.ie/arcgis/services/EnergyResourcesInfrastructure/MapServer/WMSServer?REQUEST=GetMap&SERVICE=WMS&LAYERS=3&VERSION=1.3.0&FORMAT=image/png&CRS=CRS:84&BBOX=-20,48,-6.5,57&WIDTH=1000&HEIGHT=1000&STYLES=default
Geographic Coverage North: 57.3666, South: 46.8333, East: -5.2723, West: -25.0008
Vertical Extent Domain name: sea level, Min value: -400, Max value: -50
Lineage Data published by PAD, available from the Spatial Data Downloads and used in Ireland's Marine Atlas.
Temporal Extent From: 2015-01-01 00:00, To: 2015-12-31 23:45
Spatial Reference System https://epsg.io/4326
Spatial Resolution 50000