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September 29, 2011 17:54 ET

Chevron Sanctions $29 Billion Wheatstone Project in Western Australia, an Industrial Info News Alert

PERTH, AUSTRALIA--(Marketwire - Sep 29, 2011) - Researched by Industrial Info Resources Australia (Perth, Australia) -- Chevron Corporation (NYSE:CVX) (San Ramon, California) sanctioned the $29 billion Wheatstone project in the West Australian Pilbara region just days after the Australian federal government granted environmental approval. The Wheatstone project includes a two-train liquefied natural gas (LNG) plant with a foundation capacity of 8.9 million metric tonnes per year, and a 190 million-standard-cubic-feet-per-day gas processing plant, based at the Ashburton North Gas Hub, under development near the town of Onslow.

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