BAKU, Azerbaijan, Dec.27
By Leman Zeynalova – Trend:
Azerbaijan’s Bahar-Gum Deniz oil and gas fields fell short of the planned production for September 2021, Trend reports with reference to the US Greenfields Petroleum Company, which operates the project through its subsidiary BEOC.
The volume of oil and condensate production at the block stood at 2,006 tons, as compared to planned 3,320 tons for September 2021, thereby showing 40 percent difference between the planned and actual output.
Free gas production was equal to 16.354 billion cubic meters versus the planned 25.032 billion cubic meters. The block produced 1.916 billion cubic meters of solution gas, while the planned output stood at 2.722 billion cubic meters.
The Bahar Gas Field is located in shallow water 40 km southeast of Baku, offshore in the South Caspian Basin. The Bahar Gas Field is located in the South Apsheron Offshore Zone of the South Caspian Basin, and is found along the Fatmai-Gum Adasi anticlinal trend which includes the Gum Deniz and Shakh Deniz structures.
The Gum Deniz Oil Field is located south of the Absheron peninsula, 21 km south of Baku, between Gum Island and the Bahar Gas Field. The Gum Deniz Oil Field extends from onshore Gum Island, which is 2.5 km from the mainland to the south in the Caspian Sea.
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