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East Med Gas

The Challenges Facing Eastern Mediterranean Gas, by Amira El-Mazni

Posted: November 26, 2019 at 2:18 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Gas has been discovered in the East Mediterranean for a decade, yet most remain undeveloped. This article reviews these discoveries and share some risks & various technical, commercial & political challenges facing their full development. Ever since the discovery of “Tamar” and “Leviathan” gas reserves within the Israeli EEZ, “Aphrodite” within the Cypriot EEZ, the […]

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Noble-Energy

Egypt signs $430m natural gas deal with Noble Energy at Africa Investment Forum

Posted: November 25, 2019 at 3:18 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Egypt signs energy accords at conference in new capital. Egypt said it had signed several energy accords at a conference in its partially built new capital on Saturday, including a $430-million deal for Texas-based Noble Energy to pump natural gas through the East Mediterranean Gas Co’s pipeline. Under the agreement, with financing from the U.S. […]

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Idku

Egypt triples natural gas exports from Idku LNG plant to 1 bcf/d

Posted: November 12, 2019 at 11:35 am   /   Oil & Gas

Natural gas exports from the Idku liquefaction plant have more than tripled to 1 billion cubic feet/day (bcf/d), up from 300 million cubic feet/day last month, an EGAS source tells the local press. The higher exports came after oversupply issues over the previous three months lessened and international prices stabilized. Exports were slashed by 80% […]

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EMG

EMG pipeline ownership transferred to Delek, Noble, East Gas consortium

Posted: November 4, 2019 at 10:52 am   /   Oil & Gas

Egypt just cleared a major hurdle to its dream of becoming the premier East Med energy hub – EMG ownership transferred to Delek, Noble and East Gas. Ownership of the East Mediterranean Gas (EMG) subsea pipeline that runs between Egypt and Israel has been transferred to Israel’s Delek Drilling, Texas-based Noble Energy and Egypt’s East […]

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Egypt exported 172 bcf of gas via 45 cargoes from Idku in FY 2018-2019

Posted: October 22, 2019 at 3:40 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Egypt exported 172.8 bcf of natural gas in FY 2018-2019 via 45 cargos from Idku. Egypt exported 45 cargos of natural gas carrying a total of 172.8 bcf from the Idku liquefaction plant in FY2018-2019, according to the Egyptian Natural Gas Holding Company (EGAS). Egypt had hoped that returning Idku to full capacity would see […]

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LNG

Egyptian LNG to return to full operation – Petroleum Economist

Posted: September 22, 2019 at 12:27 pm   /   Oil & Gas

One of Egypt’s two liquefaction plants will back to full operation next month. The 7.2mn t/yr Egyptian LNG (ELNG) facility will return to 100pc of nameplate capacity next month, the firm’s senior optimisation manager Tamer Abdelsalam told the Gastech conference in Houston. It is currently operating at 90pc capacity. Full output is a far cry […]

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LNG

NS Energy: Will the LNG market in Egypt realise its potential in 2019?

Posted: August 14, 2019 at 1:16 pm   /   Oil & Gas

After recently becoming a net exporter of LNG, Egypt is looking to take its natural gas market to new heights following a series of key discoveries. The LNG market in Egypt has been mired in uncertainty for much of this millennium but over the course of 2019, it has gradually started gaining traction. A plethora […]

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Egypt reportedly considering new LNG facility in Sinai for Asian exports

Posted: July 29, 2019 at 3:33 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Egyptian and Israeli authorities are reportedly considering building a USD 15 bn natural gas liquefaction facility on the Red Sea coast in Sinai to drive liquefied natural gas (LNG) exports into Asia from both countries, sources told Israeli business news publication Globes. The facility would eliminate the need for LNG vessels taking off from either […]

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EMGF

East Med states reiterate need for cooperation during EMGF gas forum

Posted: July 28, 2019 at 2:10 pm   /   Oil & Gas

East Mediterranean states agree they need to step up on developing the regional gas market and incentivize the private sector: Energy ministers from Eastern Mediterranean states vowed to increase cooperation over developing the region’s gas reserves following talks in Cairo last week. Ministers from Egypt, Israel, Cyprus, Greece, Italy, Jordan and the Palestinian Authority met […]

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LNG

Egypt’s gas exports through Idku LNG plant increase to 750 mmcf/d

Posted: July 24, 2019 at 1:29 pm   /   Oil & Gas

The quantities of gas exported through Idku have increased after linking 250 mmcf/day of the Giza and Fayoum fields to the local production: source. The Egyptian Natural Gas Holding Company (EGAS) estimated the quantities of natural gas exported through Dutch Shell’s Idku gas liquefaction plant at 750 million cubic feet per day (mmcf/day) compared to […]

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