FACTBOX-Australia's five proposed LNG import terminals

MELBOURNE, Nov 4 (Reuters) - Australian Industrial Energy (AIE) applied in October to the New South Wales state government to modify the approval for its Port Kembla LNG import terminal to allow more frequent cargo arrivals during the winter months. The decision to modify the project has slowed plans for AIE, which had hoped to make a final investment decision on the project in mid-2019. The Japanese-backed consortium now has no target date for signing off on the project.

LNG import Crib Point, Port Kembla, Longford, Outer Harbor, Newcastle,project Victoria New South Victoria South New Southlocation Wales Australia WalesOwner AGL Energy Australian Exxon Venice Energy SouthIndustrial Mobil Corp set up by Korea-based,Energy (AIE), private firm private firmbacked by Integrated EPIK,Andrew Global working withForrest's Partners, in Hyundai LNGSquadron talks with ShippingEnergy with MitsubishiJapan's JERA, Corp


Annual 130-140 PJ 100 PJ Not 80 PJ Could


capacity available more than

300 PJ

Model Contract LNG JERA to help Exxon Toll for LNG Toll for


supply, sell secure LNG would traders to traders togas to AGL's supply. AEI secure use facility use facilitycustomers lining up LNG, sellcontracts to gas tosell gas to existingindustrial customers


Final 2020 No date No date Late 2019 H1 2020

Investment Decision

Target H2 FY2022 No date 2022 FY2021 2021


Status State State review Early Aim to submit Aim toenvironmental of modifiied phase of development securereview plan assessing application regulatoryproject April 2019 approval by

Q2 2020

Estimated A$250 mln, A$200 mln to not A$750 mln to US$430 mln,cost excluding A$250 mln, available A$850 mln, includingcost to excluding includes cost ofcharter FSRU charter building a building anfloating cost 500 megawatt FSRUstorage and gas-firedregasificatio power plant

n unit (FSRU)

Analysts/i Most likely Likely Possible Unlikely Unlikely

ndustry view on likelihood of going ahead Sources: Projects, Department of Industry, ACCC

* Financial year July 2019-June 2020

(Reporting by Sonali Paul; editing by Richard Pullin)