Gulf Oil and Gas accountACCOUNT

PetroChina Aims to Meet a Third of China's Shale Gas Target by 2020

Source: Reuters 1/27/2017, Location: Asia

Share |
China's biggest energy giant PetroChina plans to step up shale gas development in Sichuan province this year, aiming to meet a third of a 2020 government target for the unconventional resource, according to state media and a government official.

News agency Xinhua reported on Wednesday that PetroChina will step up drilling in southern parts of Sichuan province, China's top gas-producing region and a key area for early shale gas development.

PetroChina's plan to build 10 billion cubic metres (bcm) of shale gas output capacity by 2020 in Sichuan province would represent a third of Beijing's production target for the resource that year.

Shale Gas News in China >>

India >>  11/20/2017 - In September, India’s crude imports dropped from a month earlier by a slight 22 tb/d, to average 4.3 mb/d. Y-o-y, crude imports reflect a drop of 57 t...
Iran >>  11/20/2017 - Irans petroleum minister has stated that French energy giant Total - that has won a deal to develop a key gas project in the country - can quit only i...

Iran >>  11/18/2017 - National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC) and Singapore"s Berlanga signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) for the latter to start studies on development...
Indonesia >>  11/16/2017 - Electromagnetic Geoservices ASA (EMGS) is pleased to announce that it has received Letters of Intent for two contracts under which EMGS will perform p...

Malaysia >>  11/16/2017 - ET Energy, a global leading clean energy developer and operator has announced that the company together with its partner Northwest Electric Power Desi...
India >>  11/8/2017 - WorleyParsons has been awarded a contract by Reliance Industries for project management consultancy (PMC) services for development of the R-Series gas...

Related Categories: Coalbed Methane  General  Heavy Oil  Oil Sands  Oil Shale  Shale Gas  Tight Gas  Tight Oil 

Related Articles: Coalbed Methane  General  Heavy Oil  Oil Sands  Oil Shale  Shale Gas  Tight Gas  Tight Oil 


China Oil & Gas 1 >>  2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | 12 | 13 | 14 | 15 | 16 | 17 | 18 |

More News

 

Oil & Gas Companies in China >>


Related Links

Gulf Oil and Gas
Copyright © Universal Solutions All rights reserved. - Privacy Policy.