Holder of right for subsurface use in relation to exploration of gas on the field Pridorozhnoye in the South Kazakhstan Region in accordance with the Agreement (Reg.No.2775 dated 29.08.2008) with subsequent signing of production contract.
Project includes exploration of gas field for arrangement of construction of planned combined-cycle plant with capacity of 175,6 MW.
Field Pridorozhnoye is located in Sozak district of the South Kazakhstan Region in 210 km to the East from Kyzylorda at the distance of 190 km from gas pipeline Kumkol-Kyzylorda and 200 km from gas pipeline Beyneu-Bozoy-Shymkent.
Construction of combined-cycle plant on the field Pridorozhnoye is designated for efficient use of produced gas by generation of electrical power and improvement of reliability of power supply for Kyzylorda and South Kazakhstan regions, experiencing power shortage.
The field was discovered in 1978. The State Reserves Committee identified and confirmed availability of natural gas at depth of 1100 m and 2400 m and in volume of 16,5 bln.m3 following drilling and testing 13 exploration wells.
The fundamental regulatory legal act, regulating activities of MANGYSHLAK-MUNAY LLP is the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan “On subsurface and subsurface use”, which stipulates main principles of legal regulation in relation to subsurface use, including issues of exploration, order of assignment of subsurface right use, competency of the Government of the Republic of Kazakhstan, functions of the Authorized body and local executive bodies, requirements to subsurface use, environmental issues, safety of the general public and personnel, record of status of state reserves fund.