BP, Kosmos discover giant natural gas field off West Africa coast

BP and Kosmos Energy have discovered another giant pocket of natural gas located off the coast of Senegal in West Africa that could “underpin a future liquefied natural gas hub in the region,” reports FuelFix.com. The news site says the companies drilled a nearly three-mile-long well about 59 miles west of Dakar and found approximately 15 trillion cubic feet of natural gas. The discovery comes a year after another major natural gas find near the maritime border of Senegal and Mauritania. For more, read the full story.