- 88 Energy said it expected to start drilling a new appraisal well in Alaska in February.

Ice road construction for the Charlie-1 well was underway and a drilling permit had been submitted, with approval expected in January.

'The New Year is off to a busy start for the Alaska operations team with all activity progressing as planned,' managing director Dave Wall said.

At 1:24pm: (LON:88E) 88 Energy Ltd share price was -0.03p at 1.33p

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