317 million cubic meters of gas per day are extracted in Bovanenkovo field
15:31 13 марта 2019
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President Vladimir Putin conducted the meeting with the Chairman of the Board of the company “Gazprom” Aleksey Miller. The head of the company told about the last year results and the plans for the current year, as the press service of the Kremlin informs.
Thus, Aleksey Miller reminds that last year Gazprom input to operation the supporting field in Yamal — Bovanenkovo. Its gas reserves made 4 trillion 900 milliard cubic meters, exploitation of the field is planned till 2124.
“Production in this field was led to the project capacity, 115 milliard cubic meters of gas. And now, in winter, 317 million cubic meters of gas per day can be extracted in the field”, he said.
Aleksey Miller also told about creation of new gas transport capacities for transportation of gas from Yamal.
“Within the Northern corridor we input to operation the gas pipeline “Ukhta-Torzhok 2”. The Northern corridor is becoming the most important, the most significant for gas deliveries to Russian consumers, for gas distribution within the country, and, of course, for gas deliveries for export”, the head of the company said.
According to the head of the company, in 2018 “Gazprom” extracted 497 milliard and 600 million cubic meters of gas. This is by 5.7% more than in 2017.