China National Petroleum Corp. (CNPC) is planning its fifth natural gas processing plant for the Sulige gas field in north-western China’s Ordos Basin, the company announced on 26 July.
The plant is expected to have an annual processing capacity of five billion cubic metres once it is operational in October.
Located in Dingbian County of Shaanxi Province, the plant will boost Sulige's total annual processing capacity to 23 bcm, the statement said.
Sulige Gasfield is expected to produce 23 bcm of natural gas in 2015, Interfax previously reported. It...