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CBM first, then shale gas, Pertamina says

  • Amahl S. Azwar

    The Jakarta Post

Jakarta | Tue, February 12 2013 | 10:58 am

PREMIUM Indonesia’s state-owned energy firm PT Pertamina is likely to focus on coal bed methane (CBM) instead of shale gas as its choice of unconventional gas to develop in the near future, a company executive has said.

Pertamina would invest around US$1.5 billion to develop 200 CBM exploration wells in the next five years, the firm’s upstream subsidiary Pertamina Hulu Energi (PHE) operations d...