SPECIAL REPORT: Ghana due first oil output in 2010 with Jubilee start-up

Tullow Oil PLC will make history when it delivers first oil from Jubilee oil field off Ghana in 2010 through a floating production, storage, and offloading vessel.Oil exploration in Ghana began in the late 1890s, and there have been numerous oil and gas seeps in the Half Assini area. Until Jubilee, however, no significant discoveries had been made.The field, discovered last year in 1,500 m of water and estimated with 90% probability to hold 170 million bbl of recoverable oil, straddles the boundary between the West Cape Three Points Block operated by Kosmos Energy and Tullow’s Deepwater Tano Block. Tullow is the field operator.Jubilee’s ultimate upside potential is estimated t...

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