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Chevron agrees to acquire Noble Energy in $13 billion deal

Posted: July 21, 2020 at 3:07 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Chevron has entered an agreement to acquire Noble Energy under an all-stock transaction valued at $13 billion. Noble will add low-cost, proved reserves and attractive undeveloped resources to the group’s upstream portfolio, including low-capital, cash-generating assets offshore Israel, strengthening Chevron’s position in the Eastern Mediterranean. Offshore West Africa, Noble has producing interests in Equatorial Guinea […]

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Nile Delta’s Bashrush gas well reserves estimated to be 250 bn cubic feet

Posted: July 16, 2020 at 12:00 pm   /   Oil & Gas

(Photo Courtesy of MEES) Reserves at the Bashrush exploration well in the Nile Delta have been estimated to be around 250 bn cubic feet of natural gas, Masrawy reports, citing an unnamed official at the Egyptian Natural Gas Holding Company (EGAS). Italy’s Eni began production tests at the well earlier this month with partners BP […]

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WEPCO to link 2 new wells to production line for $12 mn

Posted: July 16, 2020 at 11:55 am   /   Oil & Gas

WEPCO to add 2 new drilling wells to production line for USD 12 mn The Western Desert Operating Petroleum Co. (WEPCO) will add two new drilling wells to its production line which includes the Badr-1 and EDC 9 natural gas wells at a cost of USD 12 mn, Chairman Ibrahim Masoud announced during a tour […]

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TAQA Arabia inaugurates its first natgas fueling station in New Cairo

Posted: July 16, 2020 at 11:50 am   /   Oil & Gas

TAQA Arabia inaugurates its first natgas fueling station as part of EGP 650 mn plan to build out 50 stations with National Company for Roads: Qalaa Holdings subsidiary TAQA Arabia and the National Company for Roads inaugurated yesterday the first natural gas fueling station under their three-year, EGP 650 mn plan to set up 50 […]

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Egypt pushes compressed natural gas in clean car drive

Posted: July 15, 2020 at 11:40 am   /   Oil & Gas

President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi says all new cars sold in Egypt will have to run on compressed natural gas before they are issued a license. Egypt’s President Abdel Fattah el Sisi has said all new cars sold in the country will have to run on compressed natural gas (CNG) before they are issued a licence […]

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Eni makes new gas discovery in Mediterranean Sea offshore Egypt

Posted: July 1, 2020 at 2:54 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Eni have successfully drilled the first exploration well in the North El Hammad license, in the conventional Egyptian waters of the Nile Delta, on the prospect called Bashrush. The discovery further extends to the west the gas potential of the Abu Madi formation reservoirs discovered and produced from the so-called “Great Nooros Area”. Eni (as […]

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SDX sees potential to extend South Disouq’s gas output plateau to 2026

Posted: June 25, 2020 at 2:26 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Added prospectivity in South Disouq concession. Gas sold at fixed rate $2.85/Mcf to EGAS. UK-listed upstream junior SDX Energy said June 23 it hopes to be able to extend the plateau gas production rate at its flagship South Disouq block onshore Egypt until 2026. SDX — which started production at South Disouq in November last […]

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Energean completes Karish pipelay and subsea systems installation

Posted: June 23, 2020 at 11:24 am   /   Oil & Gas

Karish pipe laying and subsea systems installation completed – Karish Development c. 80% physically completed Energean plc, the oil and gas producer focused on the Mediterranean, is pleased to announce the completion of a key milestone in the Karish and Tanin Development project, offshore Israel. Energean’s partner, TechnipFMC, has successfully completed on time the laying […]

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Siemens, Total partner to advance low-emissions LNG production

Posted: June 14, 2020 at 12:35 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Siemens Gas and Power has entered into an agreement with Total, a broad energy group, to advance new concepts for green liquified natural gas (LNG) production. As part of the contract, Siemens Gas and Power is conducting studies to explore a variety of possible liquefaction and power generation plant designs, with the ultimate goal of […]

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Egypt’s LNG exports made up 1% of the global market in 2019 – IGU

Posted: May 3, 2020 at 2:43 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Egypt’s liquified natural gas (LNG) exports made up 1% of the global market in 2019, according to a recent report from the International Gas Union (IGU). In volume terms, exports climbed to 3.5 mn, from 1.4 mn tonnes in 2018, IGU figures showed. CAPMAS figures released earlier this year indicated that last year’s exports were […]

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