Algeria's Reggane gas on track for 2017 start-up
OREANDA-NEWS. May 23, 2016. Production from the delayed Reganne gas project in Algeria is expected to reach 7mn m?/d next year, project partner Spain's Repsol said.
The Reganne field is expected to reach an output plateau of 2.92bn m?/yr (8mn m?/d). The project had been delayed from an original start date in 2016 until the summer 2017. Drilling started in February last year.
The Reggane North project is operated by a consortium of state-owned Sonatrach with 40pc, Repsol with 29.25pc, Russian-owned oil and gas company Dea with 19.5pc and Italian utility Edison with 11.25pc. The group was granted permission to develop the area in 2012.