17 October 2012 04:55 [Source: ICIS news]
SINGAPORE (ICIS)--PetroChina has begun building the third West-East gas pipeline, which will extend from northwestern ?xml:namespace>
The third pipeline will help deliver more gas imports from central Asia to
The pipeline consists of one trunk line and eight sub-lines that span a combined length of 7,378km and can transport 30bn cbm of gas a year to 10 provinces, PetroChina said.
The trunk line extends 5,220km from Horgos in northwestern
The company’s first and second West-East gas pipelines are already operating. The first pipeline has an annual capacity of 12bn cbm/year and the second pipeline has a capacity of 30bn cbm/year.
($1 = CNY6.26)
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