Tehran, May 29, IRNA – Production of natural gas from Phase 12 of South Pars field in the southern province of Bushehr will double June 20, 2014, a senior official said here on Thursday.
He also put the current level of the gas production capacity of the same source at 12 million cubic meters per day.
Shams underlined that the Phase 12 of South Pars field has had a physical progress of 95 percent.
The South Pars gas field, divided into 28 phases, is located in the Persian Gulf on the common border between Iran and Qatar. The field is estimated to hold 14 trillion cubic meters of gas as well as 18 billion barrels of condensates.
The field covers an area of 9,700 square kilometers, 3,700 square kilometers of which lie in Iranˈs territorial waters in the Persian Gulf.
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