Nabalco pushes ahead with gas power plan despite Phillips deferral

ALCAN'S Nabalco alumina refinery at Gove in the Northern Territory is pushing ahead with a $50 million change-over to gas-fired power, despite this week's shock scrapping of a $1.5 billion gas pipeline project.

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Nabalco, which hopes to use gas in its proposed refinery expansion, was expected to be a major customer of the Bayu Undan project in the Timor Sea operated by Phillips Petroleum.