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    Fuling shale gas field's output up 12% in Jan-Aug

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Fuling, in central southwest China's Sichuan basin, became operational in 2014.

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Fuling shale gas field's output up 12% in Jan-Aug

Sinopec-operated Fuling shale gas field has produced 4.78bn m3 of gas in the January-August period, up 12.1% year/year, the company said on September 10.

Fuling, in central southwest China's Sichuan basin, became operational in 2014 and serves as a key source of supply for the Sichuan-East pipeline. Sinopec produced 6.7bn m3 of gas from the Fuling field in 2020, up 6% yr/yr, the company said in January. 

The company increased its estimate for proven reserves at the field by almost 192bn m3 in October last year