Alexander Novak: Readiness of the first stage of “Yamal LNG” makes 88 percent
15:39 16 февраля 2017
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The minister for energy of the Russian Federation declares that readiness of the first stage of the plant “Yamal LNG” makes about 88%. This information was given within the telephone conversation with the Deputy Director of China’s National Development and Reform Commission and Director of the National Energy Administration Nur Bekri.
As it is reported in the press center of the Ministry, the sides discussed various issues of Russian-Chinese interaction in the sphere of energy, in particular, the project “Yamal LNG” being fulfilled within the intergovernmental agreement of the 13th of January, 2014. The general progress of the project is more than 75 percent, and the first stage of the LNG-plant is about 88 percent, as Alexander Novak notes.
According to the words the head of NOVATEK Leonid Mikhelson, the first deliveries of liquefied natural gas from “Yamal LNG” can be started by October this year.