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WA’s onshore players eye LNG export potential

Major new onshore gas discoveries in the Perth Basin are opening up the possibility that developers could find a route to the lucrative Asian market Major new onshore gas discoveries in the Perth Basin are opening up the possibility that developers could find a route to the lucrative Asian market.
By Sally Bogle 24 October 2019 Asia Pacific / LNG 0 34709
Perth Basin gas could be used to backfill the North West Shelf project. (Woodside)

The key issue: Western Australia’s gas industry is looking at tapping onshore as well as offshore gas for export in order to stay competitive in the global LNG market and perpetuate the life of the North West Shelf facility

Interfax analysis: Western Australia’s (WA’s) onshore Perth Basin is continuing to garner attention as a possible source of backfill gas to help extend the life of the North West Shelf (NWS) LNG project beyond 2022, when established supply and long-term export contracts will start tailing off. 

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