Azerbaijan has enough gas reserves to fill the planned Nabucco pipeline, a senior local oil official has said.
"Currently, Azerbaijan has more than 2,000bn cu.m. of gas reserves, of which 1,200bn cu.m. are in the Sah Daniz field, 300bn cu.m. in the Azari-Ciraq-Gunasli block of fields and 500bn cu.m. in other fields," Xosbaxt Yusifzada, deputy president of the State Oil Company of the Azerbaijani Republic (SOCAR), said, as reported by APA news agency on 19 February.
Yusifzada added that Azerbaijan had some other promising fields and that its current gas reserves enabled his country to take part in the Nabucco gas project.
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