RANIGANJ South is a producing cbm field located onshore India and is operated by Great Eastern Energy. The field is located in block Raniganj South (CBM).

Field participation details

The field is owned by Great Eastern Energy.

Production from RANIGANJ South

The RANIGANJ South cbm field recovered 16.31% of its total recoverable reserves, with peak production expected in 2025. The peak production will approximately 88 Mmcfd of natural gas. Based on economic assumptions, production will continue until the field reaches its economic limit in 2056. The field currently accounts for approximately 1% of the country’s daily output.

Remaining recoverable reserves

The field is expected to recover 74.55 Mmboe, comprised of 447.28 bcf of natural gas reserves. RANIGANJ South cbm field reserves accounts 1.76% of total remaining reserves of producing cbm fields globally.

About Great Eastern Energy

Great Eastern Energy Corp Ltd (GEECL), a subsidiary of YKM Holdings Pvt Ltd, is an oil and gas exploration and production company. The company carries out extraction and sale of coal bed methane coalbed methane gas. It operates upstream, midstream and downstream projects in Raniganj south block and Mannargudi block. GEECL’s Raniganj South block license area covers 52,500 acres of land and has drilled 300 wells in contracted area. The company’s Mannargudi block is located in the state of Tamil Nadu in the southern region of India. It also provides sales, marketing and distribution of gas through a network of pipelines in Asansol-Raniganj-Durgapur. The company has operations in Gurgaon and West Bengal, India. GEECL is headquartered in Gurugram, Haryana, India.


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