SAN ANTONIO, Jan. 30, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Mirage Energy Corporation, (OTCBB: MRGE) is proud to announce the appointment of David J. Cibrian to its Board of Directors as of January 21, 2017. Mr. Cibrian is the Managing Director with Brevet Capital, a New York City -based hedge fund (www.brevetcapital.com). Throughout his career, David has served as a lawyer, accountant, corporate executive and investment banker. He was formerly a CPA with Ernest & Young, Los Angeles and was a practicing international and corporate attorney for 25 years. Mr. Cibrian was also President of an energy efficiency technology company.
In addition to his work with Brevet, Mr. Cibrian has been on the Board of Onko Solutions, LLC, a medical device start-up company located in Austin, Texas, and has served as a Senior Advisor to Civitas Capital Group – Dallas, Texas. He has appeared on Fox Business Network and has been quoted in international business and legal media including The Wall Street Journal, Investor's Business Daily, Newsweek and Mexico's El Financiero. Mr. Cibrian is a former member of the Texas Finance Commission and the Texas Credit Union Commission having been appointed by then Texas Governor Rick Perry.
Mirage Energy Corporation also announces the acquisition of 4Ward Resources, Inc., which was completed on January 24, 2017. By acquiring 4Ward Resources, Inc., Mirage Energy Corporation enters the natural gas pipeline and natural gas storage business. The company intends to develop an integrated pipeline and natural gas storage facility in Mexico and the United States.
The company and its wholly owned subsidiaries are in the process of applying for and obtaining the necessary permits in Mexico and the United States.
This infrastructure consists of the following components:
PROPOSED PROGRESO PIPELINE: This system includes 27 miles of 36" diameter pipe operated by WPF MEXICO PIPELINES, S. de R.L. de C.V. This pipeline has the capacity to move 500 million cubic feet per day to compressor stations or Mexico end-user markets.
PROPOSED ARGUELLES PIPELINE: This system consists of 84 miles of 36" diameter pipeline operated by WPF MEXICO PIPELINES, S. de R.L. de C.V. This pipeline also has the capacity to move 500 million cubic feet per day to compressor stations or Mexico end-user markets.
MEXICO UNDERGROUND NATURAL GAS STORAGE:
PROPOSED NATURAL GAS STORAGE: This facility is to be the first underground storage facility in the country of Mexico. This storage will allow the country of Mexico to balance peak loads by consumers, as well as the ability to play price arbitrage on natural gas. Additionally, Mexico will be able create a Natural Gas Hub for pricing rather than having to buy natural gas on spot market. This facility is a depleted natural gas reservoir with the ability to store 786 BCF (Billion Cubic Feet) of natural gas. When fully developed, this storage will give the country a secure natural gas supply for one year in the event all gas supplies were shut off for any reason.
This storage facility will have 70,000 BHP of compression with 14 compressors for injection of gas into the reservoir. CENOTE ENERGY, S. de R.L. de C.V., will own and operate this facility.
INTERNATIONAL PIPELINE CROSSINGS:
PROPOSED PROGRESO CROSSING: This crossing includes the Presidential Permit for boring underneath the Rio Grand River. It will be permitted as a 40" boring with 36" pipe running underneath the river. WPF TRANSMISSION, INC. will own the pipe on the U.S. side of the river. WPF MEXICO PIPELINES, S. de R.L. de C.V., will own the pipe on the Mexico side of the river.
PROPOSED ARGUELLES CROSSING: This crossing includes a second Presidential Permit for boring underneath the Rio Grand River. It will also be permitted as a 40" boring with 36" pipe running underneath the river. WPF TRANSMISSION, INC. will own the pipe on the U.S. side of the river. WPF MEXICO PIPELINES, S. de R.L. de C.V., will own the pipe on the Mexico side of the river.
UNITED STATES PIPELINES:
PROPOSED CONCHO: This system includes 95 miles 36" diameter pipeline with the capacity of transporting 500MMCFPD. It will be owned and operated by WPF TRANSMISSION, INC.
PROPOSED COCHISE: This system consists of 68 miles of 36" pipeline with the capacity of transporting 500MMCFPD. WPF TRANSMISSION, INC. will also own and operated this pipeline system.
FORWARD - LOOKING STATEMENTS
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MICHAEL R. WARD
SOURCE Mirage Energy Corporation