Noble Comes Out On Top In Israeli Antitrust Dispute

After threatening to dramatically cut its Israeli operations, Houston-based Noble Energy, operator of the 10 tcf Tamar and 22 tcf Leviathan fields, appears to have won its dispute with the Antitrust Commissioner.

US firm Noble Energy and its Israeli partner Delek – the two dominant players offshore Israel – look to have come out on top following a standoff with David Gilo, Israel’s Antitrust Commissioner. Five...