Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC), the country’s largest producer of oil and gas is planning to drill 46 exploratory wells in 12 onshore Mining Lease (ML) blocks in Mehsana district in Gujarat at the cost of Rs 500 crore.
“ONGC has identified 46 wells for Exploratory drilling in 12 onshore ML blocks in Mehsana district, Gujarat covering Linch, Shobhasan, Kadi and Mansa oil fields,” the company said in an application seeking environmental clearance from the Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change (MoEFCC).
ONGC said hydrocarbon reserve data obtained from various oil fields drilled in the region have shown very encouraging results and a lot of scope still exists in exploring new sub-surface structures in the area for hydrocarbons. Read More
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