Protected Carbon in Trinidad and Tobago

Basic Data

This table shows a summary of reserves and potential emissions from fossil fuel extraction projects in protected areas in Trinidad and Tobago (including projects that are currently extracting, planned or idled).

  • Fossil Fuel Type
  • Fossil Fuel Quantity
  • CO2 Quantity (MT CO2e)
  • Oil & Gas
  • 115.4 MMBOE
  • 48.3
  • Coal
  • 0.0 MT
  • 0.0
  • Combined
  • 48.3

This table shows a summary of potential emissions from fossil fuel deposits under protected areas in Trinidad and Tobago. Many of these are not yet the target of any industry activities and could more easily become part of a non-extraction policy.

  • Fossil Fuel Type
  • CO2 Quantity (MT CO2e)
  • Oil & Gas
  • 14.1
  • Coal
  • Unknown
  • Combined
  • 14.1

Profiting Companies and Governments

  • Fossil Fuel Type
  • Profiting Company
  • Oil & Gas
  • Challenger Energy Group
  • Oil & Gas
  • Heritage Petroleum Company Limited
  • Oil & Gas
  • Kardway Contractors
  • Oil & Gas
  • LandOcean Energy Services
  • Oil & Gas
  • Lease Operators
  • Oil & Gas
  • Neal & Massy
  • Oil & Gas
  • New Horizon Exploration Inc
  • Oil & Gas
  • Predator Oil & Gas
  • Oil & Gas
  • Shell
  • Oil & Gas
  • Touchstone Exploration Inc.
  • Oil & Gas
  • Trinity Exploration & Production plc

Affected Areas

  • Fossil Fuel Type
  • Affected Area
  • Oil & Gas
  • Central Range Reserve
  • Oil & Gas
  • Erin Reserve
  • Oil & Gas
  • Morne L'Enfer Reserve
  • Oil & Gas
  • Rochard Douglas Reserve
  • Oil & Gas
  • Southern Watershed Reserve
  • Oil & Gas
  • Victoria Mayo Reserve

Early Warnings

This table shows untouched protected areas that have planned carbon extraction projects, along with their respective startup dates.

  • Affected Area
  • Startup Date
  • Rochard Douglas Reserve
  • 2100

This page was created using the best data available. Despite this, errors and omissions are likely. Please contact our team with any errors or confirmation requests you may have. Further information on sources and methodology is available on our data page.