Assessment of undiscovered oil and gas resources of Papua-New Guinea, Eastern Indonesia, and East Timor, 2011

Fact Sheet 2012-3029
World Petroleum Resources Project
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Abstract

Using a geology-based assessment methodology, the U.S. Geological Survey estimated means of 5.8 billion barrels of oil and 115 trillion cubic feet of undiscovered natural gas in five geologic provinces in the areas of Papua New Guinea, eastern Indonesia, and East Timor.

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Publication type Report
Publication Subtype USGS Numbered Series
Title Assessment of undiscovered oil and gas resources of Papua-New Guinea, Eastern Indonesia, and East Timor, 2011
Series title Fact Sheet
Series number 2012-3029
DOI 10.3133/fs20123029
Year Published 2012
Language English
Publisher U.S. Geological Survey
Publisher location Reston, VA
Contributing office(s) Central Energy Resources Science Center
Description 2 p.
Country Papua New Guinea;Indonesia;East Timor
Other Geospatial Banda Arc;Bintuni—Sulawati;Arafura Basin—Irian Jaya;New Guinea Foreland Basin-fold Belt;Papuan Basin-shelf Platform