Bibi Heybat, Azerbaijan .December 12, 2006..The State Oil Company of Azerbaijan (SOCAR) continues to operate one of the oldest oil fields near Baku ... the Bibi-Heybat Oil Field (BHOF). It produces small amounts of oil for domestic use. Located at the coast of the Caspian Sea it is a source of pollution as a result of well water and oil spill discharge into the Baku Bay. British Petroleum constructs a massive and modern off-shore platform just near by..

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Bibi Heybat, Azerbaijan .December 12, 2006..The State Oil Company of Azerbaijan (SOCAR) continues to operate one of the oldest oil fields near Baku ... the Bibi-Heybat Oil Field (BHOF). It produces small amounts of oil for domestic use. Located at the coast of the Caspian Sea it is a source of pollution as a result of well water and oil spill discharge into the Baku Bay. British Petroleum constructs a massive and modern off-shore platform just near by..

Filename: 12_12_2006_0922.jpg
Photographer: ARCHIVE ANTHONY SUAU
Source: Anthony Suau © 2006
Date 12 Dec 2006
Location: Bibi Heybat Azerbaijan
Credit: Anthony Suau
Copyright: Anthony Suau 2006
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Keywords:
  • Anthony Suau
  • Caspian Sea
  • Baku
  • Bibi Heybat
  • Azerbaijan
  • December 12
  • 2006
  • oil
  • gas
  • pipeline
  • Europe
  • Baku-Tbilisi-Ceyhan pipeline
  • BTC
  • 1776 km
  • $4 billion
  • Russia
  • Turkey
  • Georgia
  • British Petroleum
  • State Oil Company of Azerbaijan (SOCAR)
  • old oil fields
  • domestic
  • oil spills
  • Baku Bay
  • pollution
  • off-shore platform