Tunu is a producing conventional gas field located onshore Nigeria and is operated by Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria. The field is located in block OML 46.

Field participation details

The field is owned by Nigerian National Petroleum , TotalEnergies , Eni and Shell.

Production from Tunu

The Tunu conventional gas field recovered 68.01% of its total recoverable reserves, with peak production in 2015. The peak production was approximately 3.85 thousand bpd of crude oil and condensate and 316 Mmcfd of natural gas. Based on economic assumptions, production will continue until the field reaches its economic limit in 2040. The field currently accounts for approximately 1% of the country’s daily output.

Remaining recoverable reserves

The field is expected to recover 107.21 Mmboe, comprised of 3.77 Mmbbl of crude oil & condensate and 620.65 bcf of natural gas reserves. Tunu conventional gas field reserves accounts 0.04% of total remaining reserves of producing conventional gas fields globally.


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