Uzbekistan receives gas flow from two wells
BAKU, Azerbaijan, Dec. 20
By Fakhri Vakilov - Trend:
The US Epsilon Development Company has announced that after hydraulic fracturing on Dec.19, the flow rate from Kumli-22 and Kulbishkek-48 wells in Uzbekistan increased to 160,000 cubic meters of gas per day, Trend reports citing the company's statement.
The hydraulic fracturing was carried out jointly with Uzbekneftegaz JSC.
The daily production rate of gas obtained from an inactive Kumli-22 well amounted to 60,000 cubic meters of gas.
The daily production rate of the Kulbishkek-48 well increased from 40,000 to 100,000 cubic meters of gas.
Recoverable gas in accordance with the government's decision will be supplied to the population, the report said.
The main activities of Epsilon are prospecting, exploration, production and transportation of hydrocarbons and flare gas and oil; construction of industrial facilities; 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.
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