SOCAR pumps over 2 billion cubic meters of gas in underground storage facility

Oil&Gas Materials 8 July 2011 17:07 (UTC +04:00)

Azerbaijan, Baku, July 8 / Trend /

At present, natural gas reserves in Azerbaijani underground storage facilities exceed 2 billion cubic meters, a source in the oil and gas industry told Trend.

Azerbaijan has two underground gas storage facilities - Garadag and Kalmaz
More than 1.14 billion cubic meters remained in gas storage facilities in Azerbaijan from last season.

About 9 million cubic meters of gas are daily pumped in gas storage facilities, the source said.

The gas pumping season is expected to be completed in September or October.
Last season about 1.92 billion cubic meters of gas was pumped out from underground gas storage facilities in Azerbaijan.