The performance of “Yamal LNG” exceeded the design capacity
15:21 7 февраля 2020
Категории: News in English
Currently “Yamal LNG” actually produces 20 million 500 thousand tonnes of liquefied natural gas per year, while the design capacity of the plant is 16 million 500 thousand tonnes. It was stated by the head of the French company Total Patrick Pouyanne, as the Agency of economic information “PRIME” reports.
According to Pouyanne at the press conference on the company’s results for 2019 broadcasted on the Total website, today “Yamal LNG” produces 20 million 500 thousand tonnes. The plant is just unique, not only in the context of timeframe and budget of the project, but also in the context of growth of the initial capacity estimate, as he says.
“Yamal LNG” is a Russian project for liquefying of natural gas on the basis of the South Tambeyskoye field. Its shareholders are NOVATEK (50.1%), Total (20%), CNPC (20%) and the Silk Road Fund (9.9%). Three production lines were built and launched as part of the project.