(From MENA Business Reports)
Noble Energy has reported that commercial natural gas sales have begun to the Israel Electric Corporation Limited (IEC).
The natural gas is being supplied from the Mari-B field, which is located off the coast of Israel in the Mediterranean Sea, to IEC for use in its electric power plants throughout Israel, reported a press release.
The initial commissioning of the onshore natural gas delivery facilities was completed on February 17, 2004 and natural gas delivery to IEC's Ashdod power plant began immediately. Currently IEC has converted its first steam boiler to natural gas resulting in sales of approximately 35 million …