Australian gas production to double in three years

Australia expects annual gas production to almost double over the next three years as it works to support its new LNG export projects Australia expects annual gas production to almost double over the next three years as it works to support its new LNG export projects.
By Andrew Walker 13 February 2017 0 23951

Australia’s gas production is expected to hit 128 billion cubic metres in the 2017-2018 financial year, up from 66.4 bcm in 2014-2015, according to figures from the Department of Industry, Innovation and Science. The Gorgon LNG project is still ramping up its three trains and the addition of the Wheatstone and Ichthys LNG projects later this year will encourage further gas production growth to supply these plants.

Australia’s LNG exports are expected to grow by 30 mt from...

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