Phase 1 Project of China's Kelameili Gas Field Put into Production

On December 15, the Phase I Project of Kelameili gas field, located in the Junggar Basin in Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, was put into commercial production with a daily gas output of 1.5 million cubic meters.

Kelameili gas field is confirmed to have a proven reserve of 100 billion cubic meters, the first reserve of this size ever discovered around the Junggar basin. The gas field is operated by PetroChina Xinjiang Oilfield Company and will be built in two phases, with planned annual capacity for the first phase of one billion cubic meters.