French oil major TotalEnergies has launched a sale of its minority stake in a Nigerian oil joint venture. According to the firm, they need to give consideration to deep-water fields away from the difficulties of working in close proximity with local communities.
The company is promoting its curiosity in 13 onshore fields and 3 in shallow water, producing over 20,000 barrels of oil equivalent per day. เครื่องมือความดัน includes infrastructure corresponding to three,500 km of pipelines connecting to 2 key crude export terminals, Bonny and Forcados. They will maintain OMLs(oil mining licences) 23 and 28 and its curiosity within the related gas pipeline network that feeds Nigeria LNG.
Shift to deep-water fields
“Disruption of native communities are sources of great concern within the country. We have appointed Canada’s Scotiabank to guide the sale because the financial adviser to the transaction,” said Patrick Pouyanne, TotalEnergies chief executive.
TotalEnergies is the latest multinational to give up its onshore asset for deep-water fields. Mele Kyari, the group managing director, Nigerian National Petroleum Company (NNPC) Limited had in February mentioned International oil firms are leaving Nigeria and shifting their portfolios to the place they will add worth to the journey in the direction of carbon net-zero dedication.
Last yr, Royal Dutch Shell introduced its plan to offload onshore Nigerian oil property in a bid to move to cleaner power. It mentioned it was discussing with the federal authorities to promote its onshore oil assets in the country.
Also, Seplat Energy in February announced it had entered into a contract with ExxonMobil, to buy Mobil Producing Nigeria Unlimited’s complete oil assets in Nigeria. ตัววัดแรงดันน้ำมัน includes all of Exxon’s complete shallow water assets within the Niger Delta.