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Play by Play: Prince Albert Formation

The most promising plays for unconventional oil and gas prospects in South Africa's Karoo Basin are the Prince Albert, the Whitehill and the Collingham formations. A 2013 study by the Energy Information Administration gives very positive indications for the Prince Albert shale's potential, as the ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 2 years agoLink > South AfricagasShale Gas +4

Play by Play: Collingham Formation

The most promising plays for unconventional oil and gas prospects in South Africa's Karoo Basin are the Prince Albert, the Whitehill and the Collingham formations. The youngest of the Karoo's lower Permian shale formations, the Collingham shale is usually paired with its older counterpart, Whiteh ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 2 years agoLink > South AfricagasShale Gas +4

Play by Play: Whitehill Formation

The most promising plays for unconventional oil and gas prospects in the Karoo are the Whitehill, the Prince Albert and the Collingham formations. Whitehill is located between the lower Prince Albert and the more recent Collingham formations and all are located in the Central and South Eastern ar ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 2 years agoLink > South AfricagasShale Gas +4

Play by Play: Karoo Basin

In any list of top unconventional plays for oil and gas, one and only one play stands out in the whole of sub-Saharan Africa: South Africa's Karoo Basin. Most of the country's reserves are located in the Karoo Basin, which in itself, encompasses three quarters of South Africa's territory and the ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 2 years agoLink > KarooSouth Africagas +5