Gazprom makes huge Siberian gas discovery

20/05/2019 09:16 Natural Gas


Russia's state-owned Gazprom Friday announced a 17-trillion-cubic-foot gas discovery in Siberia, Kallanish Energy reports.

The Dinkova field, in the Rusanovsky license, holds recoverable reserves of 13.7 Tcf, while the Närmeiskoe field, in the Närmeisky license, holds 4.2 Tcf. Both are located offshore the Yamal Peninsula, in the Kara Sea.


Gazprom received permits for exploration in this area in 2013, and drilled two wells in 2018. The company is also operating the nearby Leningradsky and Rusanovsky fields.


Daily (14.06.2019): Oil prices hiked by 2.2% on Thursday, due to conflict in the Gulf of Oman

14/06/2019 09:34:00

Crude oil prices rose on Thursday, after two oil tankers were attacked in the Gulf of Oman stoking fears of a new conflict between Iran and the United States, the latter blaming Tehran for the incident. As a result, Brent crude increased by 2.2% to $61.31 a barrel, while WTI futures closed 2.2% higher at $52.28 a barrel.


France awards 516 MW of onshore wind in latest tender round

14/06/2019 09:07:00

The French government has selected 516 MW of winning projects in its third onshore wind tender, it announced on Wednesday.


Pair of Qatari LNG cargoes heading for Zeebrugge

14/06/2019 09:04:00

The Fluxys-operated Zeebrugge liquefied natural gas terminal in Belgium booked a pair of cargoes of LNG from Qatar.