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ENI discusses Renewable Energy Projects with NOC

The Head of the Presidential Council of the Libyan Government of National Accord (GNA), Fayez al-Sarraj, met in Tripoli with Eni's CEO Claudio Descalzi to discuss Eni's continuous support to the country for the access to energy as well as business continuity. Claudio Descalzi reaffirmed to al-Sarraj the full commitment of the company to its […]

Mellitah to Resume Production at El Fil Oilfield

By John Lee. Libya's National Oil Corporation (NOC) has announced the ending of the blockades in all Libyan fields and ports as of today 26 October 2020. It added that instructions have been given to Mellitah Oil & Gas to resume production at the Al Feel [El Fil, Elephant] oil field. (Source: NOC)

Two Major Libyan Oil Fields Restart

By John Lee. The National Oil Corporation (NOC) has announced the resumption of oil production at El Feel [El Fil, Elephant] oilfield on Sunday June 7, 2020 and confirms the lifting of force majeure on crude oil exports from the Sharara and El Feel fields as of Sunday and Monday, 7th and 8th June 2020 […]

Force Majeure cost Eni JV $9.4m Per Day

By John Lee. Mustafa Sanalla, Chairman of National Oil Corporation (NOC), met with an Eni delegation led by Eni’s Chief Upstream Officer, Alessandro Puliti, Tripoli (Libya), on January 29, 2020 – to discuss status of current shared projects and the consequences of the current blockades for Libya’s people and hydrocarbon production facilities. Sanalla thanked Eni […]

Latest Oil Tenders

By John Lee. The National Oil Corporation (NOC) has advertised new tenders: Water treatment at Kotla, Arabian Gulf Oil Company (AGOCO) Monitoring and control of pumps at Sarir and Messla, Arabian Gulf Oil Company (AGOCO) Catering and Cleaning Services for El Feel (El Fil, Elephant) Field, Mellitah Oil & Gas Rehabilitation of Offshore Steel Platforms, Zueitina […]

NOC lifts Force Majeure at El-Feel

The National Oil Corporation (NOC) has announced the lifting of force majeure at El-Feel (El Fil, Elephant) field, that has existed since February 23 2018. The dispute caused by the local Petroleum Facilities Guards’ (PFG) demands regarding pay and benefits was brought to an end, and pumping at the field is expected to resume to […]

Libya loses over $145m due to El Feel Closure

By John Lee. The National Oil Corporation (NOC) has said that Libya has lost over $145 million since the closure of the El Feel [El Fil, Elephant] field on a month ago. Xinhua quotes a senior official as saying: "Al-Fil oil field, which produces more than 70,000 barrels of oil per day, is still closed […]

Disruption at El-Fil hits Oil Exports

By John Lee. The National Oil Corporation (NOC) has declared force majeure on the 70,000-bpd el-Feel [El-Fil, Elephant] field from Friday February 23, 2018, following the shutdown of the field and the evacuation of its employees. A statement from the NOC said the actions were taken after members of the Fezzan unit of the Petroleum […]