Export of Hydrocarbons from Turkmenistan: Results and Perspectives

  • Igor S. ZonnEmail author
  • Sergey S. Zhiltsov
  • Aleksandr V. Semenov
Part of the The Handbook of Environmental Chemistry book series (HEC, volume 51)


In the recent two decades, the energy policy of Turkmenistan has changed a lot. Possessing enormous natural gas and oil deposits which development started in the Soviet times, Turkmenistan had no access to the world markets. The consistent efforts of Turkmenistan brought positive results – this country became one of the key suppliers of natural gas from the Caspian region. But, at the same time, the oil deposits in Turkmenistan are developed poorly.


Gas Gas transportation Oil Pipelines 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Igor S. Zonn
    • 1
    • 2
    Email author
  • Sergey S. Zhiltsov
    • 2
    • 3
  • Aleksandr V. Semenov
    • 2
  1. 1.Engineering Research Production Center for Water Management, Land Reclamation and Ecology “Soyuzvodproject”MoscowRussia
  2. 2.S.Yu. Witte Moscow UniversityMoscowRussia
  3. 3.Peoples’ Friendship University of RussiaMoscowRussia

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