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Finding East African Oil&Gas

At one time East Africa was considered a petroleum backwater and saw little or no exploration. Now we have a huge gas province offshore Mozambique and Tanzania and a rift valley oil province in Uganda and Kenya. So two regional questions arise immediately:  1. Does the rift valley oil play exten ...

Adam Marmaras


London   England   GB 23 Feb 2017


Posted 2 years agoEvent > East AfricaMozambiqueTanzania +1

Developments with unconventionals

The US experience with shale oil and shale gas offers a number of lessons to the rest of the world.  Lesson #1 seems to be that the best ‘candidate shales' are those that have acted as the source rock for a significant, even major, conventional petroleum province. In fact it is very rare that this ...

Adam Marmaras


London   England   GB 31 Jan 2017


Posted 2 years agoEvent > UnconventionalsLondonGeolSoc +2

North Africa and the Eastern Mediterranean

They vary in scale but every country along the southern edge of the Mediterranean has an oil & gas industry – from Morocco, Algeria, Tunisia and Libya, to Egypt, Israel, Lebanon (and Cyprus). And the maturity varies too, from rank exploration to gas development projects to mature oil production. ...

Adam Marmaras


London   England   GB 12 Dec 2016


Posted 2 years agoEvent > EventLondonGeolSoc +3