- Tlou Energy said it had commenced production testing at its Lesedi 3 coal bed methane project in Botswana.

Testing procedures would continue over the coming months, with initial performance data expected in the second quarter of 2019.

'Excellent progress' was also being made on drilling operations at the second development pod, Lesedi 4, the company said.

The Lesedi 4A lateral well had been successfully drilled, while drilling was underway at the Lesedi 4B lateral well, being the final well in the current program.

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