DBNGP to Albemarle Lithium Plant Pipeline

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The DBNGP to Albemarle Lithium Plant Pipeline is a proposed natural gas pipeline in Western Australia.

Location

The pipeline will run from a portion of the existing Dampier to Bunbury Natural Gas Pipeline (DBNGP) to the Albemarle Kemerton plant in the Kemerton Industrial Park area of Wellesley, Western Australia.[1][2]

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Project Details

  • Operator: DBNGP (WA) Nominees Pty Limited
  • Parent Company: DBNGP (WA) Nominees Pty Limited
  • Current Capacity:
  • Proposed Capacity:
  • Length: 416 mi / 670 km
  • Status: Proposed
  • Start Year:

Background

In February 2019 DBNGP (WA) Nominees Pty Limited proposed to construct 670m of underground natural gas pipeline between the Albemarle Kemerton Plant (a lithium hydroxide manufacturing plant) and the existing Dampier to Bunbury Natural Gas Pipeline.[3]

Environmental Impact

In February 2019 the Environmental Protection Authority (EPA) of Western Australia determined that "the likely environmental effects of the proposal are not so significant as to warrant formal assessment."[4]

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References

  1. Dampier to Bunbury Natural Gas Pipeline (DBNGP) to Albemarle Lithium Plant Gas Pipeline Proposal, Environmental Protection Authority, Government of Western Australia, accessed December 2019.
  2. Wellesley, Western Autralia, Wikipedia, accessed December 2019.
  3. Dampier to Bunbury Natural Gas Pipeline (DBNGP) to Albemarle Lithium Plant Gas Pipeline Proposal, Environmental Protection Authority, Government of Western Australia, accessed August 2019.
  4. Public record pursuant to s39(l) of the Environmental Protection Act 1986, Environmental Protection Authority, Government of Western Australia, Feb. 28, 2019.

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