Fossil Energy – Karish Field
Energean has confirmed that the first gas has been delivered at its operated Karish field, located offshore Israel.
Gas is being produced from the Karish Main-02 well and the flow of gas is being steadily ramped up.
Preparation for transmission through the gas sales pipeline is progressing and gas sales to Energean’s customers are expected to commence in the next couple of days.
Karish Main-01 and Karish Main-03 wells are expected to be opened up in approximately two and four weeks, respectively
The Energean Power FPSO and the sales gas pipeline have an ultimate capacity of 8 bcm/yr.
Mathios Rigas, Chief Executive Officer of Energean, commented: “I am delighted to confirm that Energean has reached first gas at the Karish field, offshore Israel. We have delivered a landmark project that brings competition to the Israeli gas market, enhances security of energy supply in the East Med region and brings affordable and clean energy that will displace coal-fired power generation, making a material impact to the environment.”