Origin Energy Limited (Origin) today confirmed the first shipment of liquefied natural gas (LNG) has departed the Australia Pacific LNG facility on Curtis Island in Queensland. The Methane Spirit departed Curtis Island near Gladstone on Saturday 9 January.

Origin Managing Director Grant King said, “This is a landmark moment in the history of Origin. Together with our partners, ConocoPhillips and Sinopec, we have been working towards this milestone for more than seven years.

“Origin is delighted that the first LNG cargo has departed from Australia Pacific LNG, carrying natural gas for delivery to Asia.

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