Romania to Enhance Shale Gas Production

Politics ♦ Published: May 27, 2013; 19:38 ♦ (Vindobona)

Romania has announced to soon launch further tenders to increase the exploration of shale gas.

Romania to Enhance Shale Gas Production / Picture: ©

Earlier this month, US enterprise Chevron was granted the rights for the exploration of shale gas in three perimeters on the coast of the Black Sea by the Romanian Environment Ministry, which does not see any environmental risks at this point. Environment Minister Rovana Plumb announced that the exloration process will take five years at the minimum before any assessments for deposits…