Australia’s Western Gas has taken a major step towards the final investment decision for its Equus giant gas field development offshore Australia with agreements signed to deliver feed gas to the Woodside Energy-operated North West Shelf (NWS) and Pluto liquefied natural gas projects.

Western Gas has signed a non-binding term Sheet with the NWS project partners and a non-binding heads of agreement with Pluto for the processing 2 million to 3 million tonnes per annum of Equus gas from 2027.