BPMigas informed the public that it has given the green light for plans of development for eight oil and gas fields, according to The Jakarta Post .

The fields consist of China National Offshore Oil Corp. -operated Vita Laras field, Pertamina EP -operated Karang Luhur field, Chevron Pacific Indonesia -operated Petapahan and Duri fields, Pertamina EP -operated Pondok Berkah field, Petronas-operated Kepodang field, PetroChina-operated North Klalin field and the North Central Java field, claimed The Jakarta Post .

Every field will commence production this year, excluding the Kepodang field. Indonesia is expected to have an oil output on 13,270 barrels per day (b/d) and up to 580 million cu ft per day of gas, said The Jakarta Post .