Tag: Black Sea

Third Turkish drillship to start operating in the Black Sea – Turkey, 14 September 2020

Turkish Minister of Energy and Natural Resources Fatih Donmez announced that Turkey’s newest hydrocarbon exploration and drilling vessel Kanuni set sail for the Black Sea. Minister Donmez said that Kanuni will soon start drilling activities in the Turkish section of the Black Sea, complementing t Full article available for subscribers of Energy NEWS service (PDF […]

Black Sea gas to cover 10 % of domestic consumption in 2021 – Romania, 09 September 2020

State Secretary at the Ministry Economy and Energy Niculae Havrilet said that about 10 % of Romanian gas consumption will be covered by natural gas extracted in the Black Sea, starting next year. However, Havrilet did not specify the name of the company that will launch offshore gas extraction in Full article available for subscribers […]

OMV Petrom completed the acquisition of stake in Bulgarian offshore block – Romania, 01 September 2020

The largest Romanian oil and gas company OMV Petrom, part of Austrian OMV Group, said that it has completed the acquisition of the parent company’s stake in offshore Khan Asparuh block in the Bulgarian Black Sea, thus replacing it as a member of the consortium that operates the license. OMV Petro Full article available for […]