In Ukraine estimated the volume of shale gas reserves

В Украине оценили объемы запасов сланцевого газа

The subsidiary started talking about the introduction of unconventional methods of gas production

Thanks to the introduction of unconventional methods of gas production, the resource base of Ukraine will increase by five times, according to the company.

Extraction of shale gas in Ukraine will increase the resource base five times – up to 4 trillion cubic meters of gas. This was stated by the head of the company Oleg Prokhorenko during the forum, Ukrainian energy week in Kyiv on Monday, November 19, UNIAN reports.

“Our deposits are deposits that have not been previously involved. Are those deposits that have provided the US gas revolution In Ukraine, the resource base is estimated at 800 billion cubic meters, but if Ukraine will be able to produce gas from unconventional reserves, it will allow to 5 times increase in the resource base,” said Prokhorenko.

He also noted that the company has already started pilot projects on unconventional development.

We will note, during a visit to Ukraine by U.S. Secretary of energy Rick Perry said that Ukraine has great natural resources and can become “European Texas.”

Earlier about the interest in gas production in Ukraine said the adviser to the President on national security and defence of John Bolton.


News from the Telegram. Subscribe to our channel