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Wheat•stone

(ˈʰwitˌstoʊn, ˈwit-; esp. Brit. -stən)

n.
Sir Charles, 1802–75, English physicist and inventor.
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"The investment of just under A$30 billion means we now have A$140 billion committed in Australia to new LNG investments, a very very significant achievement," Resources Minister Martin Ferguson told a news conference, noting that Wheatstone came after six LNG projects had made final investment decisions since September 2007.
Chevron Corporation (NYSE: CVX), a US based energy company engaged in oil and natural gas industry, has reported successful results of a seven-well exploration and appraisal programme conducted for the Wheatstone and Iago fields in northwest Australia.
Oil & gas company Apache Corporation (NYSE:APA) (Nasdaq:APA) revealed on Friday that its subsidiary Apache Julimar Pty Ltd will develop the Balnaves oil field in Production License WA-49-L offshore Western Australia to provide gas for the Wheatstone LNG Project.
Chevron has signed an agreement to supply Japan's Kyushu Electric with liquefied natural gas (LNG) from its Wheatstone project in Australia, the firm said.
A "new approach to dynamics control and pre-emphasis management" is fueling the arrival of the X5 FM audio processor from Wheatstone , which is getting its official rollout at the annual IBC conference in Amsterdam.
"Net oil-equivalent production was the highest in the company's history, driven by continued growth in the Permian Basin and at Wheatstone in Australia."
Goldman Sachs analyst Neil Mehta reinstated a rating on Chevron (CVX) at Buy and added the stock to the firm's Americas Conviction List, stating that Chevron's cash flow profile has positively inflected with the production contribution and capital spending roll-off from the startup of both the Gorgon and Wheatstone LNG projects.
Kufpec's portfolio spans 14 nations including Pakistan, Canada, Indonesia, Egypt, Norway and Australia, where it holds an 8 per cent stake in the Chevron-operated Wheatstone LNG project.