Senegal farmouts expected after new gas discovery

By Miriam Malek 12 May 2017
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Kosmos Energy has announced a significant gas find at the Yakaar 1 exploration well offshore Senegal. (BP plc) Kosmos Energy has announced a significant gas find at the Yakaar 1 exploration well offshore Senegal. (BP plc)

More farm-outs are expected to take place offshore Senegal after United States-based Kosmos Energy announced a third significant gas find on Monday, sources have told Interfax Natural Gas Daily.

The discovery was made at the Yakaar 1 exploration well, located in the Cayar Offshore Profond, and is estimated to hold up to 425 billion cubic metres of gas, according to Kosmos.

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