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05-03-2019 18:07


FRENCH TOTAL ACQUIRED 10% IN RUSSIA’S LNG GIANT NOVATEK ARCTIC- LNG2 PROJECT .



French Total acquired 10% In Russia’s LNG giant Novatek Arctic- LNG2 Project .

A binding agreement on the conditions of entry into the project was concluded yet at the St Peteresbourg International Economic Forum (SPIEF-2018), Novatek has indicated.

In October 2018, the development of the front end engineering documentation (FEED) was completed. Based on this data, preliminary assessment of the project's costs is $20-21bn. At the same time, the reserves of the Morning Field, the main resource base of Arctic LNG 2, are estimated at 2trln m3 (70.63trln ft3), according to the Russian classification.

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Arctic LNG2 provides for the construction of three phases for the production of LNG with a capacity of 6.6mn t per year on the basis of the gravity type (GBS). OGT production will be deployed in the Belokamenka Murmansk region.