Woodside Hits Pay in Libya

Libya's National Oil Corp. (NOC) said that Woodside Energy N.A. Ltd has made a new gas discovery in Block NC-210 in the North African country's Murzuq Basin under the EPSA-3 between the two companies.

NOC reported that numerous preliminary tests were carried out on the "Owenat Waneen" and "Al-Marar" formations to depths between 1961 – 1175 feet, where flowed more than 20 million cubic feet per day (MMscfd). Geological maps are being reviewed to make preliminary evaluations of the overall reserves in the reservoir and to determine locations of appraisal wells.