Gazprom suggested that the corporate is shaping the Irkutsk fuel manufacturing middle on the premise of the Kovyktinskoye subject.
Gazprom continues to arrange the sector to maneuver from improvement to full-scale manufacturing. In 2018, the Company constructed 4 exploratory wells and carried out 3D seismic surveys protecting 2,460 sq. kilometers. Geological exploration is in full swing. In 2019, Gazprom intends to arrange websites for manufacturing wells and to start drilling. It is deliberate to begin feeding fuel from Kovyktinskoye into the Power of Siberia fuel pipeline in late 2022.
The Kovyktinskoye fuel and condensate subject has the biggest fuel reserves in Eastern Siberia. It serves as the muse for the Irkutsk fuel manufacturing middle and, along with the Chayandinskoye subject in Yakutia, as a useful resource base for the Power of Siberia fuel pipeline
Kovyktinskoye was found in 1987 inside the Zhigalovsky and Kazachinsko-Lensky Districts of the Irkutsk Region.
The subject is exclusive by way of reserves: Gazprom’s licensed blocks (Kovyktinsky, Khandinsky, and Chikansky) include 2.7 trillion cubic meters of fuel and 90.6 million tons of fuel condensate (recoverable).
It is deliberate to supply 25 billion cubic meters of fuel per 12 months from the sector.
Kovyktinskoye’s fuel is characterised by a fancy composition: along with methane, it accommodates propane, butane, and appreciable quantities of helium. The precious elements might be extracted from the fuel on the Amur GPP.
Gazprom and the Government of the Irkutsk Region are certain by the agreements on cooperation and wider use of pure fuel as a automobile gas, in addition to the gasification accord. The events are additionally implementing the roadmap for the broader use of hi-tech merchandise, together with import-substituting ones, manufactured by regional producers within the pursuits of Gazprom. (Source and picture: Gazprom)
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