Exploration & Production

Trinidad’s gas output to rise by 6% in 2018 – Ramnarine

Trinidad and Tobago’s gas production will increase by around 6% in 2018 compared with 2017, according to former Energy Minister Kevin Ramnarine.
By Staff reporter 22 December 2017 0 28905

Trinidad and Tobago’s gas production will increase by around 6% in 2018 compared with 2017, according to former Energy Minister Kevin Ramnarine.

"We should close 2017 at an average of 3.3 billion cubic feet per day [93.5 million cubic metres per day: MMcm/d]. In 2018 that figure should be about 99.1 MMcm/d," he said in comments sent to Interfax Natural Gas Daily.

Ramnarine said the increase was primarily down to the Juniper project, which began production in August 2017.

"If we didn’t have Juniper we would...