Israel: Gas Boom Targets Turkey


With the 19 tcf Leviathan field set for 2017 start-up and bids received from Turkey to import Israeli natural gas this week, Israel’s energy sector is set for a boom.


Over 10 bids were submitted this week in a tender by the partners in Israel’s aptly-named Leviathan offshore discovery – by far Israel’s largest to date – for the export of natural gas to Turkey.

The tender envisages the...