With the impending start-up of the 180mn cfd Faregh Phase-2 project, Libya will have added a healthy 580mn cfd capacity by the end of 2019. Not bad for a country that has rarely seen peace since 2011.

The long-delayed 180mn cfd Faregh Phase-2 gas project is finally on the verge of start-up according to Libya’s National Oil Corporation (NOC). In a 24 October statement NOC said Waha Oil Company had begun operational tests for the project which would gradually bring the Sirte basin...