Sabetta is welcoming Prime Minister. Dmitry Medvedev is participating in the launch of the third stage of the plant “Yamal LNG”
14:28 11 декабря 2018
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On the 11th of December in Sabetta Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev is conducting the conference on issues of the Arctic development. It is planned to check the plans on fulfillment of investment projects in the Arctic zone.
As it is informed in the Cabinet of Ministers, members of the government of the Russian Federation, ministers of energy, transport, natural resources and ecology, the Minister of development of the Far East, heads of regions are participating in the conference.
Within the business trip Dmitry Medvedev is participating in the ceremony of the launch of the plant “Yamal LNG” in full capacity. As we should remind, on the 10th of December this event was announced by the governor of Yamal-Nenets Autonomous Okrug Dmitry Artyukhov at the International Mass Media Congress. It is planned that Medvedev will conduct the meeting with the head of Yamal.
The project “Yamal LNG” has the key significance for Russia LNG-industry and is one of the largest in the world. Owing to startup of the third line the plant will reach its project capacity – 16 million tonnes of LNG-production per year.
“Yamal LNG” fulfills the project on building of the plant of liquefied natural gas on the base of the South-Tambey field. The shareholders are: NOVATEK (50.1%), Total (20%), CNPC (20%) and the Silk Road Fund (9.9%). Three technological lines with the capacity 5 million 500 thousand tonnes each and one in almost 1 million tonnes are planned within the project.