Northern Petroleum Plc is an oil and gas exploration and production company. The Company owns both operated and non-operated equity interests in oil and gas licenses around the world. The Company focuses on both ends of the exploration and production spectrum. The Company�s assets are in Canada, an onshore production play and Italy, an offshore group of permits and applications containing exploration prospects and discovered oil fields. The Company also operates in French Guiana, the United Kingdom and Australia. The Company has built an acreage portfolio in the Southern Adriatic comprising two permits, on which the undeveloped Rovesti and Giove fields are located, and a further five applications permit. The Company acquired 9,320 acres of mineral leases in the Virgo area of North West Alberta to pursue a light oil redevelopment.