Oct 1, 2012 – News Today

Talisman Energy seeking partner in Papua New Guinea

CALGARY — Talisman Energy Inc. is seeking partners to develop four of 14 natural gas leases in Papua New Guinea, looking to tap into growing energy demand from Asia. The Calgary-based company said Wednesday it had appointed Australian firm RFC Corporate Finance to screen potential investors for the western Papua New Guinea licenses said to contain an estimated four trillion cubic feet of natural gas.