Lesedi is a cbm development located onshore Botswana and is operated by Tlou Energy Botswana. According to GlobalData, who tracks more than 34,000 active and developing oil and gas fields worldwide, lies in block PL 003/2004, PL 001/2004, and PL 2017/18L. Buy the profile here.

The project is currently in commissioning stage and is expected to start commercial production in 2023. The development cost is expected to be $10 m. The Lesedi cbm development will involve the drilling of approximately six wells.

Field participation details

The field is owned by Tlou Energy.

Production from Lesedi

Production from the Lesedi cbm development project is expected to begin in 2023 and is forecast to peak in 2025, to approximately 3 Mmcfd of natural gas. Based on economic assumptions, the production will continue until the field reaches its economic limit in 2081.

Remaining recoverable reserves

The field is expected to recover 3.98 Mmboe, comprised of 23.89 bcf of natural gas reserves.

Contractors involved in the Lesedi cbm field

Some of the key contractors involved in the Lesedi project as follows.

Other Contractors: Ecosurv Environmental Consultants, Velseis and SRK Consulting (Global)

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