Editor’s note: This article was updated on Jan. 27, 2020
Located 120 miles offshore Guyana, the 6.6 million-acre Stabroek Block holds exciting exploration and development potential. With commercial production expected to begin in 2020, the block will help supply the world’s growing energy needs.
In January 2020, ExxonMobil updated the estimated recoverable resource for the Stabroek Block to more than 8 billion oil-equivalent barrels, after a new discovery there increased projections from the previous estimate of more than 5 billion. We’ve revised our infographic to show all the things more than 8 billion barrels of oil could power.