According to Novatek, natural gas will remain the focus of its business for the long term as it sees gas taking an increasing share in the primary global energy mix
Moscow, July 12 - Neftegaz.RU.
production in the 1st
half 2021 totaled:
- 314.7 million boe
including 40.11 bcm of natural gas and 6.2 million tons of liquids
resulting in an increase in total hydrocarbons produced by 19.2 million boe or by 6.5% as compared to the 1st half 2020
In the 1st
half 2021, the privately-held Novatek
processed 3.1 and 6.2 million tons of unstable gas condensate at the Purovsky
Processing Plant, representing an increase in processed volumes by 11.2% and 11.0%, as compared with the corresponding periods in 2020.
Novatek processed 1.8 and 3.6 million tons of stable gas condensate at the Ust-Luga
Complex, which was 0.3% and 0.5% lower as compared with the corresponding periods in 2020.
At the 30 June 2021, Novatek had 0.8 bcm of natural gas, including LNG
, and 628 000 tons of stable gas condensate and petroleum products in storage or transit and recognized as inventory.
Novatek is Russia’s largest private natural gas extractor and LNG producer.
It has a top asset - the Yamal LNG
The giant is also going ahead with the construction of Arctic LNG 2
, its 2nd