Ankara, Turkey – “We will announce the new reserve amount on Saturday,” he said. According to news sources, the first well drilling works were largely completed, and the amount of reserves increased from 320 billion cubic meters to over 400 billion cubic meters.

President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said at his party’s Parliamentary Group meeting,

Fatih, who is conducting natural gas drilling in the Black Sea, said that he will visit his ship on Saturday, “the news of natural gas discovered by Fatih has drowned our nation with joy. I hope that on Saturday we will go to our Fatih drilling ship and examine the work on the site and explain the new amount of reserves,” he said.

The Reserve has grown to over 400 billion cubic metres

According to news sources, the work was largely completed drilling in the first well. Work has progressed, and the amount of reserves has increased from 320 billion cubic meters to more than 400 billion cubic meters. Some other details about the pitch are also slowly emerging. The first 10 wells are expected to be drilled and drilling in the region by the end of 2021. First gas delivery to land, December 31, 2023. In the Sakarya gas field, where the Danube-1 well is located, a total of about 30 wells, which are intended to be opened by the end of 2025, are intended to produce 15 billion cubic meters of gas per year at the plateau level (at the highest point) from January 1, 2026.

25-30 percent of total gas demand will be met from domestic production
45-50 billion cubic meters of natural gas are consumed annually in Turkey. This amount means that 25-30 percent of Turkey’s total annual gas demand is met by domestic production.