Tamar gas exports to Jordan get key okays

The export to Jordan of natural gas from Tamar field offshore Israel has received key approvals.

The export to Jordan of natural gas from Tamar field offshore Israel has received key approvals (OGJ Online, Feb. 20, 2014).

Subsidiaries of Delek Group, a Tamar partner, said Israel authorities granted the approval for sale to NBL Eastern Mediterranean Marketing Ltd. of fixed quantities of gas under an agreement signed in February 2014. The agreement covered total supply of 66 bcf over 15 years.

Delek said other approvals are needed from Israel and Jordan.

Noble Energy Inc. operates Tamar field.

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