Alexander Novak announced the term of commissioning of the first stage of the plant “Yamal LNG”
11:45 22 сентября 2017
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The first stage of the plant “Yamal LNG” will be input to operation this November. This information was given by the head of the Ministry for energy of the Russian Federation Alexander Novak in the Kingdom of Morocco, as TASS informs.
As Alexander Novak said on the meeting with the Minister of Energy, Mines, Water and Sustainable Development of the Kingdom of Morocco Mr. Aziz Rebbah, “This year we are starting up the new plant. The company “NOVATEK” is building it. This is a grandiose and big building process. The first stage will be started up in November. Its capacity will make 16 million and 500 thousand tonnes”.
“Yamal LNG” fulfills the project on building of the plant on production of liquefied natural gas on resource base of the South-Tambey field in Yamal-Nenets Autonomous Okrug. 96 percent of future amount of LNG were contracted. According to the words of the head of “Yamal LNG” Yevgeniy Kot, countries of the Asia-Pacific region are basic consumers of liquefied natural gas manufactured on the plant – on their account there are 86 percent of all concluded contracts.