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Thursday, 30 May 2019 15:00

Drilling at Shah Deniz to start in 2020

Drilling at Shah Deniz to start in 2020

“Exploratory drilling of deep horizons of Shah Deniz field will start in 2020”, BP Regional President to Azerbaijan, Georgia and Turkey Gary Jones has said at the Caspian Oil&Gas Conference today, Caspian Energy News ( reports with reference to

Jones noted that this field is of great importance not only to Azerbaijan but also to the entire region.

The regional director further noted that exploratory drilling at Shafag-Asiman field is planned to be launched this year. He stressed that a particular importance is given to the development of the renewable energy sector in Azerbaijan despite the presence of rich energy resources. 

In the course of the conference, the head of the investment department of SOCAR Vagif Aliyev said that exploration at Babek field would also start in 2020.

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