A photo taken overnight by a resident opposite the offshore Leviathan natural gas platform
Gas production renewed at offshore Leviathan platform

Initial investigations found that the incident was caused by an error in the gas detectors on the platform, causing the alert to be activated due to concerns of a leak. The alert was a false alarm.

Israel's Leviathan gas group seeks partners to expand

It began exporting in January and is already supplying Israel, Egypt and Jordan with natural gas.

Alexandria, Egypt
Egypt's power subsidy falls to zero in second half of 2019

It said its goal is to cut electricity subsidy spending to four billion Egyptian pounds for the full fiscal year.

A photo taken overnight by a resident opposite the offshore Leviathan natural gas platform
Natural gas flow to Israel restored after Leviathan platform fault

The fault required all natural gas to be emptied from the platform, burning it off via the platform's flare boom to prevent the emission of gas into the air.

The Leviathan gas platform, 10km. offshore Israel
Offshore Leviathan gas platform commences full operations

The Leviathan reservoir is one of the largest natural-gas fields discovered worldwide in the last decade

Israel enters pipeline agreement with Greek, Cyprus leaders

Netanyahu invites other countries to join “alliance in the Eastern Mediterranean” for economic benefit and stability.

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.

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.

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu attends a cabinet meeting, December 2019.
A Netanyahu split-screen moment - analysis

It is a historic day – a day that will have a huge impact on Israel’s strategic position in the region, on its economy and on its environment.

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