Chariot was awarded the Lixus offshore license, which contains the Anchois discovery, in April.
Chariot has a 75% interest and operatorship of the Lixus license. Its partner is Morocco’s state-owned Office National des Hydrocarbures et des Mines, which has the remaining 25% stake.
The company’s assessment comes after upstream juniors made good progress in developing the country’s gas resources in a favorable investment climate.
UK-based SDX energy, Sound Energy and Predator Oil & Gas have in recent months moved forward with commerciable gas discoveries.
Sound Energy has reported recently that the Moroccan government offered to buy its Tendrara gas to produce electricity.