Gazprom makes Algerian find
Energi ; Russian energy giant Gazprom has discovered hydrocarbons in Algeria together with Algeria’s state-owned Sonatrach.
Upstream staff 15 November 2010 02:45 GMT
Gazprom said it discovered the reserves after a drilling a successful exploration well in El Assel license area in the oil and gas bearing Berkine basin, its first such discovery in North Africa.
Gazprom said the well was producing a flow of 60,000 cubic metres of gas and 49.38 tonnes of oil per day.