Eni discovers the largest gas field in the Mediterranean SeaStaff writer ▼ | August 31, 2015
Italian energy group Eni says it has found one of the world's largest natural gas fields off Egypt's coast. The area is 1,450m (4,757 feet) beneath the surface and it covers 100 sq km (60 sq miles).
Oil found To supply Egypt for decades
"This exploration success, after its full development, will be able to ensure satisfying Egypt’s natural gas demand for decades. Egypt remains at the heart of the Eni Group’s international strategy: an alliance that has lasted for more than 60 years," the company said. ■