Sinopec Discovers Huge Shale Gas Reserves in Sichuan

Source: www.gulfoilandgas.com 3/26/2019, Location: Asia

Sinopec announced on March 25 it has made another major breakthrough in shale gas exploration and development, following the discovery of Fuling shale gas field. Sinopec reported a proven reserve of 124.7 billion cubic meters (Bcm) in Weirong shale gas field in Sichuan province.

Sinopec plans to boost Weirong’s annual output to 1 Bcm by the end of this year. An exploration well Dongye-1 in the Dingshan-Dongxi Block, which is of over 4,200 m deep, had a daily output of 310,000 cubic meters in test production, representing a technical breakthrough.


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