Statoil ASA engages in the exploration, production, transport, refine, and market of petroleum and petroleum-derived products. It operates through the following segments: Development and Production Norway; Development and Production USA; Development and Production International; Marketing, Midstream, and Processing; New Energy Solutions; and Other. The Development and Production Norway segment consists of its exploration, field development and operational activities on the Norwegian continental shelf. The Development and Production USA segment includes offshore and onshore activities in the USA and Mexico. The Development and Production International is responsible for all development and production of oil and gas outside of Norway and USA. The Marketing, Midstream, and Processing segment is responsible for marketing and trading of oil and gas commodities, electricity, and emission rights; as well as transportation, processing, and manufacturing of commodities, operation of refineries, terminals, processing, and power plants. The New Energy Solutions segment involves the operation of wind parks, carbon capture and storage as well as other renewable energy and low carbon energy solutions. The Other segment includes new energy solutions; global strategy and business development; technology; projects and drilling; and corporate staffs and services. The company was founded on September 18, 1972 and is headquartered in Stavanger, Norway.