EMODnet Human Activities, Hydrocarbn Extraction: Active Licences

The geodatabase on offshore hydrocarbon licences in the EU was created in 2015 by Cogea for the European Marine Observation and Data Network (EMODnet). It is the result of the aggregation and harmonization of datasets provided by several EU and non-EU sources. It is updated every year, and is available for viewing and download on EMODnet - Human Activities web portal (www.emodnet-humanactivities.eu). The database contains polygons representing active offshore hydrocarbon licences in the following countries: Croatia, Denmark, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Spain and UK. Where available each polygon has the following attributes: country, code, name, type (exploration, exploitation), licensing round (it includes also pending applications in France and Spain), area (square km), area info (it indicates if the area value is original from the source or has been calculated), starting year, ending year, operator.

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Field Value
GN_Metadata_Show http://www.emodnet.eu/geonetwork/srv/en/catalog.search#/metadata/f313c69e-164e-43de-ba8f-b078d714da2c
GN_Metadata_Source http://www.emodnet.eu/geonetwork/srv/en/xml.metadata.get?uuid=f313c69e-164e-43de-ba8f-b078d714da2c
GN_URL http://www.emodnet.eu/geonetwork
Additional Info
Field Value
access_constraints ["no limitation"]
bbox-east-long 34.59
bbox-north-lat 70.09
bbox-south-lat 34.56
bbox-west-long -10.58
contact-email lfalco@cogea.it
[{"type": "publication", "value": "2014-06-30"}, {"type": "revision", "value": "2016-07-13"}, {"type": "creation", "value": "2014-06-24"}]
GUID f313c69e-164e-43de-ba8f-b078d714da2c
licence ["Re-use of content for commercial or non-commercial purposes is permitted free of charge, provided that the sources (both EMODnet - Human Activities, and primary sources) are acknowledged. EMODnet - Human Activities accepts no responsibility or liability whatsoever for the re-use of content accessible on its website."]
metadata-date 2017-12-15
metadata-language eng
point_of_contact 1 lfalco@cogea.it, apititto@cogea.it
point_of_contact 10 rico.tonis@tno.nl
point_of_contact 11 rk@ens.dk, yde@ens.dk
point_of_contact 12 nicola.santocchi@mise.gov.it
point_of_contact 13 josemiguel.martins@dgeg.pt, bruno.duarte@enmc.pt, jmm@enmc.pt
point_of_contact 14 Hans-Juergen.Brauner@lbeg.niedersachsen.de
point_of_contact 2 jlcabo@minetad.es, mhenche@minetad.es
point_of_contact 3 charles.a.galea@gov.mt
point_of_contact 4 Armelle.Chamaillard@developpement-durable.gouv.fr, muriel.thibaut@developpement-durable.gouv.fr
point_of_contact 5 padadmin@dcenr.ie
point_of_contact 6 john.seabourn@decc.gsi.gov.uk, Phil.Harrison@decc.gsi.gov.uk
point_of_contact 7 tatjana.durn@azu.hr, ivana.butorac@azu.hr, barbara.doric@azu.hr
point_of_contact 8 wpac@pgi.gov.pl
point_of_contact 9 FactWeb@npd.no
resource-type dataset
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{"type": "Polygon", "coordinates": [[[-10.58, 34.56], [34.59, 34.56], [34.59, 70.09], [-10.58, 70.09], [-10.58, 34.56]]]}
spatial_harvester true
system:type Dataset
topic_category planningCadastre, utilitiesCommunication
Management Info
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Author Cogea srl
Maintainer iMarine Catalogue Manager
Last Updated 5 September 2018, 20:08 (CEST)
Created 5 September 2018, 20:08 (CEST)