Polish PGNiG discovers natural gas deposit in eastern region

February 13, 2014

Natural gas firm PGNiG discovered a deposit of high-methane natural gas estimated at several billion cubic meters and expects to launch production from the deposit in H2 2015, PGNiG said in a press statement, PAP reported on February 12.

PGNiG expects natural gas output from the deposit to reach 100k cubic meters daily in the first year of extraction, the statement reads.

The company is now conducting works on documenting the deposit and plans several new exploration-extraction wells, the statement reads.

At the same time, PGNiG is working on launching production from four existing wells, the firm also said.

The new deposit was discovered in the Zalesie-Jodlowka-Skopow license, Podkarpackie region.

Copyright: PAP, 2014