Noble Energy

Energy Promise In The Promised Land

Houston-based Noble Energy's CEO says its operations in Israel are based on solid business principles.

12/16/2013 - 19:00
Staff Writer

The old joke about Moses leading the Children of Israel to the only place in the Middle East without natural energy resources is no longer quite true.

Charles Davidson: Houston-based energy firm saw potential in natural gas fields off Israel’s shore.

Israeli Natural Gas Field is Significant Find

12/28/2010 - 19:00

JERUSALEM (JTA) -- A natural gas field discovered in Israel's territorial waters contains an esimated 16 trillion cubic feet of the natural resource.

Electrical log tests confirmed the size of the natural gas field, which was discovered in drilling earlier this year off the Mediterranean coast near Haifa and dubbed "Leviathan." Noble Energy Inc. announced the results of the tests on Wednesday.

Leviathan is almost double the size of the Tamar field, which was discovered off Israel’s Mediterranean coast in 2009.

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