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Arab Gas Pipeline

Egypt to restart gas exports to Jordan next January

Posted: July 25, 2018 at 2:12 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Jordan will resume pipeline gas imports from Egypt in January, likely curbing Jordan’s LNG demand and potentially halting receipts by 2020. Flows from Egypt to Jordan on the 10bn m³/yr Arab Gas Pipeline (AGP) will resume on 1 January at 35mn ft³/d (1mn m³/d), a Jordanian government official said. Egyptian state-controlled Egas had been planning […]

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Infographic: FSRU projects in the Eastern Mediterranean (MESP)

Posted: October 26, 2017 at 9:31 pm   /   Oil & Gas

FSRU projects in the Eastern Mediterranean. (Source: Middle East Strategic Perspectives – MESP)

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Israeli gas producers eye Egypt after natural gas act, could route gas through Jordan to sidestep Israel Electric dispute

Posted: August 10, 2017 at 12:03 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Israeli firms developing the Leviathan gas field are trying to find a way around the financial disputes blocking their export agreement with Egypt, according to Bloomberg. The developers are reportedly discussing ways to reroute the gas through a pipeline in neighboring Jordan, operated by Jordanian Egyptian Fajr for Natural Gas Transmission & Supply. While the […]

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Bloomberg: Leviathan Partners in talks to pipe Israeli gas to Egypt via Jordan

Posted: August 10, 2017 at 11:54 am   /   Oil & Gas

• Jordanian route would be more costly than going through Sinai. • Alternative path could circumvent Israel-Egypt dispute on fine. Companies developing Israel’s largest natural gas reservoir are negotiating an alternative delivery route to key target market Egypt to skirt financial disputes that have held up an export deal, according to people in Egypt and […]

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Jordan exported 560k cubic feet of LNG to Egypt in past four months

Posted: August 2, 2017 at 1:52 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Egypt bought 560 thousand cubic feet of LNG from Jordan in the past four months as part of an agreement which would see Egypt import 140 thousand cubic feet of gas per month for 10 months, according to Ahram Gate. Jordan exported about 670 million cubic feet of LNG last year to Egypt, says the […]

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Egypt, Jordan sign energy & gas protocol

Posted: April 3, 2017 at 8:46 pm   /   Oil & Gas

On the Sidelines of the 3rd Jordan International Energy Summit, Tarek El Molla, Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Resources, signed yesterday a protocol in the field of energy and gas with the Jordan’s Minister of Energy and Mineral Resources, Ibrahim Sief, in the presence of the Jordanian Prime Minister, Hani Al Mulki, and the Jordianian-Egyptian […]

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Fajr Egypt to sign LNG supply agreement with Jordan’s NEPCO

Posted: April 2, 2017 at 8:54 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Fajr Egypt is preparing to sign an agreement with Jordan’s National Electric Power Company to supply 70 mmcf/d of LNG to Jordanian industries, and is conducting the necessary studies in cooperation with Egypt Gas, Fajr Egypt President Ahmed Mahmoud said, according to Al Shorouk. The company is also studying establishing a network of gas stations […]

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Iraqi Ambassador: Egypt to receive first oil shipment from Iraq in March

Posted: February 28, 2017 at 2:56 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Iraq is expected to deliver in March the first oil shipment to Egypt as part of a one-year agreement reached by the two countries in late 2016, Iraqi Ambassador to Cairo Habib Al-Sadr said on Monday. In an interview with Al-Ahram daily newspaper, Al-Sadr said the first batch, set at one million barrels per month, […]

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EGAS confirms postponed commissioning of third FSRU

Posted: December 14, 2016 at 4:26 pm   /   Oil & Gas

EGAS confirmed it has delayed commissioning a third FSRU that was scheduled for this month to an unspecified date in the future, according to Ahram Gate. The decision confirms statements by the Oil Ministry earlier this month. A source at EGAS said the delay follows an increase in natural gas production nationally in November to […]

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The East Mediterranean gas revolution (

Posted: October 20, 2016 at 1:40 pm   /   Oil & Gas

By Nicoló Sartori. The recent discoveries give the region an unprecedented opportunity to foster cooperation on energy and its exports, as well as to reach for diplomatic ways to handle the region’s conflicts. The gas discoveries in the East Mediterranean have generated an outburst of enthusiasm, fostering an image of the region as a global […]

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