China State Reserve to start up three LNG plants in July

09 May 2013 09:00  [Source: ICIS news]

SINGAPORE (ICIS)--China State Reserve Energy & Chemical plans to start up three gas liquefaction plants, which have a combined liquefaction capacity of 2.3 million cubic metres (mcm)/day, around July, a company source said on Thursday.

This comprises a 300,000 cubic metre (cbm)/day plant at Baotou in Inner Mongolia autonomous region, a 1mcm/day plant at Alxa League in Inner Mongolia autonomous region and a 1mcm/day plant at Zhangjiakou in Hebei province, the source said, adding that the three plants are still under construction.

Liquefied natural gas (LNG) output from the three plants will be distributed in China, the source said, adding that the company has ordered 60 trucks for delivery.

The three projects are expected to process natural gas supplied by PetroChina, market sources said.

China State Reserve Energy & Chemical largely focuses on the investment and development of energy projects such as resource strategic reserves and storage.


By: Jane Han



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