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No Gas Found in Lebanon’s Block 9: Reuters


No gas has been found following offshore drilling at Lebanon’s block 9, according to Reuters’ sources.

  • The consortium to explore the area for gas reserves is led by Total and includes ENI and QatarEnergy.
  • Drilling began in late August with preliminary results expected by the end of October or early November.
  • Neither Lebanon’s Energy Minister, officials, not Total or QatarEnergy responded to Reuters’ request for comment.

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