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What are conditions necessary for the formation of petroleum?

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Conditions necessary for the formation of petroleum include;

  • Presence of sedimentary rocks
  • Presence of non-porous rocks/cap rock
  • Presence of porous rocks
  • Presence of organic remains/fossils
  • Presence of pressure to compress the organic remains

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