Sinopec has discovered shale gas in Chongqing City in southwestern China. The Dingye 4 well flowed 10 MMcf/D of gas, which proved a commercial shale-gas resource in the Dingshan structure according to the company. Situated in the southeastern Sichuan Basin, the discovery is 93 miles from Sinopec’s producing Fuling shale-gas field. 


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