CME comment re: Chevron & Newcrest domestic gas sales agreement

Statement from The Chamber of Minerals and Energy of WA 
Chief Executive Paul Everingham re: 
the signing of a domestic gas sale agreement between Chevron and Newcrest for the delivery of natural gas from the Wheatstone, Gorgon and North West Shelf projects

“The agreement between Chevron and Newcrest for the delivery of natural gas from the Wheatstone, Gorgon and North West Shelf projects is a great example of how local businesses can take advantage of WA’s reliable and affordable gas supply,” Mr Everingham said.

“The commencement of domestic gas deliveries from Chevron‘s natural gas facilities in the Pilbara has been great news for Western Australian households and businesses, as it provides a cost-effective supply of energy for decades.

“Reliable and affordable energy will help secure WA’s economic growth.

“Western Australia has a great standing for its secure domestic gas supply and today’s agreement will further strengthen our reputation,” she said.

“WA businesses and industry are fortunate to be able to access an affordable and consistent supply of energy well into the future.”