Uzbekistan receives gas carries to deliver LNG to population

Oil&Gas Materials 8 November 2019 17:02 (UTC +04:00)
Uzbekistan receives gas carries to deliver LNG to population

BAKU, Azerbaijan, Nov. 8

By Fakhri Vakilov - Trend:

US Epsilon Development Company has receives the first batch of 20 gas carriers that arrived in Uzbekistan to deliver liquefied natural gas to the population, Trend reports citing the company.

The company takes part in the fulfillment of the government’s order for the stable supply of natural gas to the population in the autumn-winter period.

The volume of hydrocarbon production is growing and the infrastructure is developing to provide the country's consumers with natural gas and oil products, reads the message.

For the delivery of liquefied gas to the population directly to the house, especially in remote places of residence, 200 cars were purchased. A round-the-clock dispatch service is created to receive orders.

The company is also developing a special program to support vulnerable segments of the population in the acquisition of energy for domestic purposes.

The main activities of Epsilon are prospecting, exploration, production and transportation of hydrocarbons and flare gas and oil; construction of industrial facilities; and construction of transport communications.

One of the missions of the company in Uzbekistan is to develop and progress new and sustainable energy projects, which will serve as a catalyst for socio-economic development at both regional and national levels.

For the implementation of projects in Uzbekistan, a consortium of investors has been established with the Thyssen Krupp (Germany), Epsilon Development Company, and Epsilon Asia Limited (Hong Kong).

In the framework of joint activities, Epsilon has already commenced large-scale exploration within the Kultak-Kamashi, Mubarak, Surkhan, Ashibulak, Koskudyk and West Fergana investment blocks.

Phased exploration work with seismic surveys, drilling, prospecting and exploration wells and development of identified hydrocarbon deposits are envisaged.

At the end of exploration and reserves approval, a field development program will be prepared for each field, and the best option for their development will be selected. Then a decision on the feasibility of building a gas processing plant will be made.


Follow author on Twitter:@vakilovfaxri