Myanma Oil and Gas Enterprise

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Myanma Oil and Gas Enterprise
Type Public
Industry Oil and gas industry
Founded 1963
Headquarters Naypyidaw, Burma
Products Petroleum
Natural gas
Petroleum products
Owners Thein Sein

Myanma Oil and Gas Enterprise (MOGE) is a national oil and gas company of Myanmar. It was established in 1963.

History[edit]

Myanma Oil and Gas Enterprise was established in 1963 after nationalisation of the Burmese petroleum industry. The nationalised assets of Burmah Oil Company were amalgamated to MOGE .[1][2]

The company is a sole operator of oil and gas exploration and production, as well as domestic gas transmission through a 1,200 miles (1,900 km) onshore pipeline grid.[1][3]

MOGE is a partner in the Yadana natural gas pipeline, operated by Total S.A., a French energy group. Other partners in the project include; Chevron Corporation, a United States-based company; PTT, a Thai state-owned oil and gas company.[4][5] MOGE has a 15% interest in the project; and while the other partners have - Total 31.2% - Chevron 28.3% - PTT 25.5%.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Oil and Gas in Myanmar". Total S.A. Retrieved 2009-01-20. 
  2. ^ U Kyaw Nyein. Country Report for Myanmar (PDF). Ministry of Energy. Retrieved 2009-01-20. [dead link]
  3. ^ Ye Lwin (2008-07-21). "Oil and gas ranks second largest FDI at $3.24 billion". The Myanmar Times. Retrieved 2009-01-20. 
  4. ^ Environment News Service. "Unocal Settles Out of Court With Myanmar Villagers". Retrieved 2007-12-18. 
  5. ^ "Total says Myanmar operation unaffected by cyclone". Reuters. 2008-05-06. Retrieved 2007-12-18. 

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