Work starts on China’s first shale gas pipeline

China’s largest oil producer has started constructing the country’s first pipeline for shale gas transportation. Reports claim state-owned PetroChina is building a 93 kilometre (58 mile) pipeline in Sichuan province’s Changning block, with a daily transport volume of 4.5 million cubic metres. It will link with an existing pipeline that carries gas to Yunnan province. […]