Exploration and Drilling: key facts & figures

  • 209 exploration and appraisal wells drilled since 2001
  • 2014 Exploration well success rate: 56% (60% in average from 2010 to 2014)
  • Discoveries following exploration activity: 67 Mboe in 2014 (586 Mboe from 2010 to 2014)
  • 18 wells drilled in 2014 with 10 successes (exploration and appraisal)
  • ENGIE E&P International holds a 20% participating interest in Absheron (Azerbaijan), which was named the world’s 6th most important E&P discovery in 20111

1 Ranking Wood Mackenzie 2011