Skip to main content

Française de l’Energie confirms its second drilling target

Published by
World Coal,

La Française de l’Énergie (Paris:LFDE) (LFDE) has announced the CBR-1 well, currently being drilled at Lachambre in the Moselle region in France, has successfully reached its second target located at 1178 m depth, constituting a coal seam stack of 7 m true vertical thickness.

The core analysis have demonstrated an excellent gas content, above 10 m3/ short t. Petrographic analysis of the cores has confirmed the presence of a well-developed natural fractures network, a typical feature of the coal seams in the Lorraine basin. The objectives of the stratigraphic well CBR-1 being 100% fulfilled, La Française de l’Energie has started the deviated part of the well, in order to test the potential of coal seam Gamma with multilaterals.

La Française de l’Energie is the operator and sole holder of the exclusive exploration permit Bleue Lorraine, on which the CBR-1 well is located.

Read the article online at:

You might also like

OSIsoft webinar

[WEBINAR] How to succeed in Digital Transformation in Mining and Materials

During this webinar, OSIsoft will explain their successful path to Digital Transformation, including Predictive Maintenance 4.0 from an asset reliability perspective, Health, Safety & Environment improvement opportunities, and Autonomous Operations for process optimisation. Register for free today »


Coal trading market to 2023

The global coal trading market faces stiff competition due to the involvement of many players in the market, reveals a report by Transparency Market Research (TMR).


Embed article link: (copy the HTML code below):