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Gas Gathering

KOGAS Doubles Stake in Akkas Gas Field

KOGAS, the Korea Gas Corporation, will double its commitment to develop Iraq's Akkas gas field, according to a report from the Wall Street Journal. The move follows the withdrawal of its partner, Kazakhstan state gas company KazMunaiGas, from the project. Kogas, will now have a 75% stake in one of Iraq's largest gas projects, up […]

Shell Boss Expects Iraqi Gas Deal 'Soon'

Oil giant Shell hopes its plan to use the huge amount of associated gas expected to come from Iraq's oil output growth over the next decade will be approved soon, the company's chief executive Peter Voser said on Tuesday According to the report from Reuters, he did not clarify what he meant by 'soon'. "We […]

Shell Gas Venture Delayed by Legal Issues

Dow Jones reports that legal difficulties could delay the $12 billion joint venture deal with Shell and Mitsubishi capture and market natural gas from Iraq's southern oil fields, possibly for months. The deal is a joint venture with Shell holding 44% of the project, Mitsubishi 5%, and Iraqi state South Gas Co. the remaining 51%. […]

Shell Gas Extraction Plant Announced in Basra

The Iraqi Oil Ministry announced on Tuesday plans to establish a natural gas extraction company in Basra in collaboration with Shell, according to reports from AKnews. Ministry spokesman Assem Jihad told the agency that the joint venture would extract the gas from the fields in Basra to power electrical generators. "The company will seek to […]