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Oil and gas in Ireland - exploration, production and researchNormal access

Author: P. M. Shannon
Journal name: First Break
Issue: Vol 11, No 10, October 1993 pp. 429 - 433
DOI: 10.3997/1365-2397.1993021
Language: English
Info: Article, PDF ( 977.04Kb )
Price: € 30

Ireland produces an average of 239 mmcf (6.76 million m³) of gas per day from two offshore gasfields. This represents about 18% of the country's primary energy requirements. A pipeline network relays gas to most of the major centres of population and industry and the construction of a gas import/export interconnector with the UK started early in 1993. The country has one refinery. situated on the south coast.

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