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Unformatted text preview: as 26 Акционерное Общество “Севморнефтегаз” (Action company “Sevmorneftegaz”). Available on: <www.sevmorneftegaz.ru>, April 15, 2008. 27 Aftenposten, May 26, 2008, p. 6. 28 Barents Observer. Available on: <www.barentsobserver.com/statoilhydrototal-could-pull-out-of-shtokman.4479014-16178.html> 28.04.08. 29 Norwegian Ministry of Petroleum and Energy. Available on: <www.regjeringen.no/nb/dep/oed.html?id=750>. 31 © Ifri F. Harbo / The European Gas and Oil Market reserves. The untreated well stream is directed through a 160 km-long pipeline to the facility at Melkøya, where the gas is processed and cooled to liquefied form. A cooling process transforms natural gas into fluid gas at minus 163 degrees under normal atmospheric pressure. The CO2 in the gas is extracted and sent back to the field to be reinjected. The company had to develop much of the technology needed to produce the gas in harsh Arctic conditions, and in an environment similar to Stockman. The project has no facilities above the ocean surface and is remotely controlled from land. Stockman gas was first delivered to the North American market in li...
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