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Reliance, BP to develop deepest gas discovery in KG-D6 block by 2022

PTI
Published : Jun 12, 2019, 1:53 pm IST
Updated : Jun 12, 2019, 1:53 pm IST

These projects together, when fully developed, will bring about 1 billion cubic feet a day of new domestic gas onstream.

MJ, or D55, development is the third project that the partners have taken up to revive flagging natural gas production from KG-D6 block.
 MJ, or D55, development is the third project that the partners have taken up to revive flagging natural gas production from KG-D6 block.

New Delhi: Reliance Industries and its partner BP plc of UK on Tuesday announced sanction for development of their deepest gas discovery in the eastern offshore KG-D6 block.

MJ, or D55, development is the third project that the partners have taken up to revive flagging natural gas production from KG-D6 block.

"Together the three projects are expected to develop a total of about 3 trillion cubic feet (tcf) of discovered gas resources with a total investment of circa Rs 35,000 crore (USD 5 billion)," the companies said in a statement.

These projects together, when fully developed, will bring about 1 billion cubic feet a day of new domestic gas onstream, phased over 2020-2022, they added.

Tags: reliance, bp, natural gas, kg-d6
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