Azeri-Chirag-Gunashli Oil and Gas Complex (Azerbaijan)

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Azeri-Chirag-Gunashli Oil and Gas Complex (Azəri-Çıraq-Günəşli) is an operating oil and gas complex in Azerbaijan.


The project consists of the following units:

Azeri-Chirag-Gunashli Oil and Gas Complex is also sometimes referred to as Azeri-Chirag-Guneshli (ACG) Deepwater.

Project Details

Main Data

Table 1: Complex-level project details for Azeri-Chirag-Gunashli Oil and Gas Complex

*Final Investment Decision
Unit name Status Operator Owner Discovery year FID* year Production start year
Azeri-Chirag-Gunashli Operating[1][2][3] BP Exploration (Caspian Si) Limited[4][5] SOCAR (25.0%); BP Exploration (Caspian Si) Limited (30.37%); MOL Group (9.57%); INPEX Southwest Caspian Sea, Ltd. (9.31%); other (25.63%)[2] 1994[1]

Production and Reserves

Table 2: Reserves of Azeri-Chirag-Gunashli Oil and Gas Complex

million m³ = million cubic meters million bbl = million barrels of oil
Fuel Description Reserve Classification Quantity Units Data Year Source
gas reserves 200000 million m³ 2017 [6]
oil reserves 7979.64 million bbl 2019 [7]

Table 3: Production from Azeri-Chirag-Gunashli Oil and Gas Complex

million bbl/y = million barrels of oil per year million bbl = million barrels of oil
Category Fuel Description Quantity Units Data Year Source
cumulative production oil 3600 million bbl 2019 [1]
production oil 158.41 million bbl/y 2022 [2]
production oil and gas condensate 400 million bbl/y 2019 [8]

Location

Table 4: complex-level location details for Azeri-Chirag-Gunashli Oil and Gas Complex

Basin Location Coordinates (WGS 84)
Caspian Offshore, Azerbaijan[9] 40.2197, 51.0977 (approximate)[9]

The map below shows the approximate location of the complex:

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Articles and Resources

Additional data

To access additional data, including an interactive map of oil and gas extraction sites, a downloadable dataset, and summary data, please visit the Global Oil and Gas Extraction Tracker on the Global Energy Monitor website.

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 https://www.bp.com/en_az/azerbaijan/home/who-we-are/operationsprojects/acg2/acg-25th-anniversary-in-facts.html. {{cite web}}: Missing or empty |title= (help)
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 https://www.bp.com/en_az/azerbaijan/home/news/business-updates/2022-first-quarter-results.html#accordion_1. {{cite web}}: Missing or empty |title= (help)
  3. https://www.spglobal.com/commodityinsights/en/ci/research-analysis/will-azerbaijan-meet-europes-2027-gas-demand-deadline.html. {{cite web}}: Missing or empty |title= (help)
  4. https://www.bp.com/en_az/azerbaijan/home/who-we-are/operationsprojects/acg2.html. {{cite web}}: Missing or empty |title= (help)
  5. https://www.offshore-mag.com/geosciences/article/14304046/bp-commissions-largest-4d-survey-over-caspian-sea-acg-field?o_eid=3576I2756701B8H&oly_enc_id=3576I2756701B8H&rdx.ident[pull]=omeda. {{cite web}}: Missing or empty |title= (help); Unknown parameter |3576I2756701B8H&utm_campaign= ignored (help)
  6. https://www.reuters.com/article/us-azerbaijan-gas-factbox/factbox-azerbaijans-main-gas-fields-idUSKBN1630SG. {{cite web}}: Missing or empty |title= (help)
  7. https://energybase.ru/news/industry/novyj-proekt-bloka-acg-v-azerbajdzane-na-6-mlrd-nacnet-realizovyvatsa-v-201-2019-04-19. {{cite web}}: Missing or empty |title= (help)
  8. (PDF) https://pubs.usgs.gov/myb/vol3/2019/myb3-2019-azerbaijan.pdf. {{cite web}}: Missing or empty |title= (help)
  9. 9.0 9.1 "Extractive Industries Transparency Summary Report 2017" (PDF). Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative. 2017. Archived (PDF) from the original on July 13, 2021. Retrieved July 13, 2021.