The Eastern Exploration Area is considered a prime area with high potential and multiple proven plays, located between Prudhoe Bay and Point Thompson, two of the largest hydrocarbon discoveries in North America.
The acquisition provides 7,000 barrels of oil per day and important operational synergies with the nearby Nikaitchuq field.
The field, which is Eni's first operated Arctic project, is 100% owned and operated by Eni with recoverable reserves estimated at 220 million barrels of oil. Nikaitchuq is expected to produce for over 30 years with peak production of 28,000 barrels of oil per day.
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Eni’s proprietary technologies deployed for environmental compatibility and operational efficiency.
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La Scala Chamber Orchestra performs "Fantasies from Verdi’s Operas"
The event has been organized thanks to Eni, the Italian Embassy in Washington, and the Metropolitan Museum ("Met"), and is part of 2013 - Year of Italian Culture in the United States, of which Eni is Corporate Ambassador.