Repsol, Gdf Suez, Enel Strike Gas At Sud-Est Illizi Block

Spain’s Repsol says it has found gas in its Sud-Est (SE) Illizi block located in southeast Algeria, near the In Amenas gas plant, which in January 2013 was attacked by Al-Qa’ida-linked militants.

The SE Illizi block is operated by Repsol (52.5%). France’s GDF Suez and Italy’s Enel have shares of 20% and 27.5% respectively. The partners said on 20 April that the Emellel Sud-Ouest-2 (TESO-2) well...