gas flaring

  • NNPC, SEEPCO Sign Gas Development Deal

    NNPC, SEEPCO Sign Gas Development Deal

    Sunday, 27th September 2020

    ​The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) and Sterling Exploration and Energy Production Company (SEEPCO) have signed an agreement for the development and commercialization of gas from the Oil Mining Lease (OML) 143.

  • Iran Announces 25% Reduction in Gas Flaring

    Iran Announces 25% Reduction in Gas Flaring

    Wednesday, 10th June 2020

    Iran’s state-owned National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC) has reported that Iran’s flare gas waste has declined 25% compared with 2019's figures.

  • New Iraqi National Oil Company to Produce 7M b/d

    New Iraqi National Oil Company to Produce 7M b/d

    Sunday, 21st October 2018

    Iraq aims to produce 7 million barrels per day (b/d) of oil and export 4 million b/d in 2019 through its newly-established National Oil Company, Oil Minister Jabar al-Luaibi announced on October 20.

  • Baker Hughes Wins Iraqi Gas Flare Contract

    Baker Hughes Wins Iraqi Gas Flare Contract

    Wednesday, 8th August 2018

    Iraq South Gas Company (SGC) has awarded a contract to Baker Hughes a contract for fast-track solutions to help the recovery of flared gases in Nassiriya and Al Gharraf oilfields.

  • Egypt’s Gas Flaring Can Cover 5% Electricity Production

    Egypt’s Gas Flaring Can Cover 5% Electricity Production

    Thursday, 7th December 2017

    Egypt's gas flaring is enough to cover 5% of domestic electricity production, Director and Head of Natural Resources at the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD), Eric Rasmussen, stated.

  • Egypt Ranks 11th Globally in Gas Flaring

    Egypt Ranks 11th Globally in Gas Flaring

    Thursday, 7th December 2017

    Egypt is the 11th country in gas flaring worldwide, Program Manager-Global Gas Flaring Reduction Partnership at the World Bank, Bjorn Hamso, stated, adding that Egypt jumped from the 9th to the 11th place.

  • Nigeria Reduces 26% of Gas Flaring

    Nigeria Reduces 26% of Gas Flaring

    Tuesday, 4th April 2017
    Nigeria's gas-flaring rates dropped from 36% in 2006 to 10% in 2016, pushing the country down from the second position as the highest gas-flaring nation to the seventh.
  • Iraq Seeks Partners for New Gas Plant

    Iraq Seeks Partners for New Gas Plant

    Wednesday, 1st February 2017
    Iraq is looking for foreign partners to build and operate a second venture to process gas released as a by-product of oil production in its southern fields.
  • Iraq Opens New Gas Plant

    Iraq Opens New Gas Plant

    Monday, 15th August 2016
    Iraq started operating a new natural gas processing plant for southern oil fields in line with a plan to utilize gas that was previously flared for electricity production.
  • GPC Launches Gas Flare Reduction Project Worth $127m

    GPC Launches Gas Flare Reduction Project Worth $127m

    Monday, 21st March 2016
    The General Petroleum Company (GPC) has started procedures to implement a project concerned with the treatment of harmful emissions in the eastern desert fields with an investment worth $127m.