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Turkey to begin hydrocarbon exploration in Mediterranean

Turkey to begin hydrocarbon exploration in Mediterranean

Türkiye's Abdulhamid Han drillship will set off from the port city of Mersin to begin hydrocarbon exploration in the Mediterranean Sea, the country's energy minister Fatih Donmez said. "We will send this ship off to …

Turkey refuses to join anti-Russian sanctions

Turkey refuses to join anti-Russian sanctions

Turkish Energy Minister Fatih Donmez said that Ankara is not going to be a party to sanctions against Russia. "Our president said the same. We do not want to be a party to sanctions against Russia. We have good trade relations. We …

Turkey not to stop buying Russian gas

Turkey not to stop buying Russian gas

Russia has been a reliable supplier of gas for over three and a half decades and will remain so, Turkish Deputy Minister of Energy and Natural Resources Alparslan Bayraktar said on the sidelines of the Cambridge Energy Research …

Turkey and Russia to sign gas agreement soon

Turkey and Russia to sign gas agreement soon

Turkey and Russia intend to sign an agreement in the gas sphere shortly, Turkey’s Minister of Energy and Natural Resources Fatih Donmez said. The parties reached "a fundamental agreement on natural gas" during talks, …

Turkish gas find to provide 30% of its domestic needs

Turkish gas find to provide 30% of its domestic needs

A recently discovered natural gas field in the Black Sea is set to provide nearly a third of Turkey’s domestic needs when it reaches peak production capacity by 2027, Turkish Energy Minister Fatih Donmez said. Turkey may be able …

Azerbaijan and Turkey set to lay new gas pipeline

Azerbaijan and Turkey set to lay new gas pipeline

Ankara is awaiting Baku’s approval after completing all necessary preparations for the Nakhchivan natural gas pipeline project, Turkey’s Yeni Shafak newspaper reported. The Turkish part of the project lays from Ighdir …

TANAP to be fully inaugurated in November 30

TANAP to be fully inaugurated in November 30

The Trans-Anatolian Natural Gas Pipeline (TANAP), which will deliver Azerbaijani gas to Europe, will be fully inaugurated in November 30, Turkey's Energy and Natural Resources Minister Fatih Dönmez said. …

Turkey to send fourth ship to eastern Mediterranean

Turkey to send fourth ship to eastern Mediterranean

Turkey will send a fourth ship to the eastern Mediterranean to conduct seismic research for oil and gas around Cyprus, Turkish Energy Minister Fatih Donmez said. Turkey currently has three ships around Cyprus, …

Gas reserves discovered near Istanbul and Tekirdag

Gas reserves discovered near Istanbul and Tekirdag

Natural gas reserves have been discovered in the north-west of Turkey, the country's minister of energy and natural resources Fatih Donmez said, the Turkish media reported. The minister noted that natural gas …

Safa Uslu: Azerbaijan and Turkey are good partners

Safa Uslu: Azerbaijan and Turkey are good partners

Baku and Ankara are good partners, the Director General of Foreign Relations and International Projects at Turkey's Ministry of Energy and Natural Resources, Safa Uslu, speaking with the correspondent of Vestnik Kavkaza …

'Black gold' found in three provinces of Turkey

'Black gold' found in three provinces of Turkey

Oil fields have been discovered in three provinces of Turkey,according to the Turkish official newspaper Resmi Gazete. The message reads that the oil has been found in the provinces of Mardin, Sirnak and Bitlis. The potential of the …

Ankara considers Turkish Stream key project

Ankara considers Turkish Stream key project

Turkish Minister of Energy and Natural Resources Berat Albayrak said late Sunday that Turkey is a reliable partner for energy projects. "We will support regional infrastructure projects as long as they contribute …