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Chevron Unlocks More Gas Discoveries in WA’s Carnarvon Basin

Chevron Australia has unlocked more gas discoveries in the Carnarvon Basin, off Western Australia, bringing its total discovery haul to 19 just in the area alone.

In a statement on Friday, Chevron said it encountered about 60 metres and about 45.5 metres of net gas pay from its Pinhoe-1 and Arnhem-1 wells, respectively.

The discoveries bring positive news that its Gorgon and Wheatstone gas-export projects could be bigger than what earlier resource figures indicated. However, the new discoveries may be more expensive to develop since they are far away located from the coast.

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