israel natural gas

The meeting of the third East Mediterranean Gas Forum, which is hosted by Egypt.
Gas forum a diplomatic opportunity for Israel

While Israel, Greece, Cyprus and Italy are discussing the construction of a gas pipeline from Israel to Europe, the new organization positions Egypt as a regional energy hub.

The Leviathan gas platform, 10km. offshore Israel
Leviathan receives approval to complete start up operations next week

The Ministry of Environmental Protection has given the go ahead for operations to proceed after emissions from the platform were lower than forecast.

03/01/2020
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu meets with Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis
Netanyahu takes off for Athens natural gas summit

'The gas pipeline that we are now going to promote, which Minister Yuval Steinitz has worked on for many years, will revolutionize Israel’s energy picture'

Jordanians protest against a government agreement to import natural gas from Israel, Sept. 30, 2016
Experimental supply of Israeli natural gas reaches Jordan

The experimental pumping will continue for three months and will test the infrastructure prior to the flow of the actual commercial supply.

02/01/2020
Leviathan gas field receives final approval hours before operation begins

The ministry stated that Noble Energy, the operator of the Leviathan gas platform, has held up to all required conditions.

Government halts Leviathan operations 9 hours before start

The ministry instructed Noble Energy to give the public two days notice ahead of the rescheduled start of operations.

THE PLATFORM for Noble’s Tamar natural gas pipeline, situated some 23 km. off Ashkelon’s southern co
Jordanian politician calls on Jordanians to blow up Israeli gas pipeline

"Every free man in Jordan must sacrifice himself and his children to blow up a gas line that passes through Jordanian territory."

03/07/2019
THE PLATFORM for Noble’s Tamar natural gas pipeline, situated some 23 km. off Ashkelon’s southern co
Flow of gas through Egypt-Israel pipeline delayed until mid-2019

The pipeline, in general, is already in good condition, but the Israeli and Egyptian gas companies found some missing and faulty components.

THE mammoth Leviathan natural gas pipeline-in-progress.
Israel to sign agreement for world’s longest gas pipeline

Israel, Greece, Cyprus hold 5th trilateral summit.

Map of Israeli marks out higher and lower risk areas in face of an earthquake
Comptroller: Israel is not ready for a major earthquake

Experts in the field believe that the occurrence of a strong earthquake is almost certain and that its impact on different regions of the country will be enormous.

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