NO. 16



Libyan-Italian Study Calls for Export of 8-10 Bn Cu. Ms./Yr of NaturalGas

MEES learns that a prefeasibility study carried out jointly by aLibyan-Italian team has been finalized and that it calls for the production ofaround 8-10 bn cu. ms./year of natural gas from the offshore Block NC-41 in theMediterranean and the construction of a pipeline to the Libyan shore where thegas would be treated. The dry gas would then be exported via a 520-km. underseapipeline...