Syrian oil ministry announces oil shale tender
Green Car Congress
JULY 8, 2011
Syria’s Ministry of Petroleum and Mineral Resources has announced a tender for investing in oil shale in the Khanaser area, 103 km in southeastern Aleppo, over an area of 150 km 2 divided into 14 blocks with geological reserves of 2.3 Oil shale deposits in Syria. The total crude reserves at the site are estimated at 39 billion tons, and the oil content rate is valued between 5 and 11%, located at depths close to the surface.