Jharia (CBM) is a producing cbm field located onshore India and is operated by Oil and Natural Gas. The field is located in block Jharia (CBM).

An expansion project is associated with the Jharia (CBM), namely Jharia (CBM) Phase III Development. This project is currently in the approval stage, expected to start in 2026.

Field participation details

The field is owned by Coal India and Oil and Natural Gas.

Production from Jharia (CBM)

The Jharia (CBM) cbm field recovered 0.32% of its total recoverable reserves, with peak production expected in 2026. The peak production will approximately 151 Mmcfd of natural gas. Based on economic assumptions, production will continue until the field reaches its economic limit in 2074.

Remaining recoverable reserves

The field is expected to recover 159.94 Mmboe, comprised of 959.62 bcf of natural gas reserves. Jharia (CBM) cbm field reserves accounts 3.77% of total remaining reserves of producing cbm fields globally.

Contractors involved in the Jharia (CBM) cbm field

The key contractors involved in the Jharia (CBM) project as follows.

Other Contractors: SENES Consultants India

About Oil and Natural Gas

Oil and Natural Gas Corp Ltd (ONGC) is an integrated energy company operating along the hydrocarbon value chain. It discovers, produces, refines and markets oil and gas, and also manufactures petrochemicals. ONGC also carries out power generation and has considerable renewable energy operations. The company carries out refining operations through Mangalore Refinery and Petrochemicals Ltd and Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Ltd. It sells products to oil refining and gas marketing companies. In addition, the company conducts overseas operations through its subsidiary, ONGC Videsh Ltd (OVL). It has operations in Latin America, the Middle East and Africa, Asia-Pacific, and Europe. ONGC is headquartered in New Delhi, India.


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