Tagged Japan

Germany’s Uniper and Japan’s MOL ink Wilhelmshaven FSRU deal

Rate this article By LNG World News German utility Uniper and Japan’s shipping giant Mitsui O.S.K. Lines have reached an agreement to continue and intensify their efforts to implement a floating storage and regasification unit (FSRU) in Wilhelmshaven, Germany. More to follow… Read Full Article Here For more great articles: LNG World News

Total sells Ichthys LNG stake to Inpex for $1.6 billion

Rate this article By LNG World News French energy major Total has signed a deal to divest a 4 percent stake in the Ichthys liquefied natural gas (LNG) export project in Australia to Inpex for $1.6 billion. Japan’s Inpex is the operator of the giant LNG export project that started shipping the fuel in October….

Japan power companies boost LNG use in August

Rate this article By LNG World News Liquefied natural gas (LNG) use by Japan’s power companies rose by 7.7 percent in August when compared to the same month a year ago, the preliminary data from the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry shows. The power companies consumed 4.96 million mt of LNG in August as…

Japan’s Oct LNG imports climb 6.5 pct

Rate this article By LNG World News Japanese imports of liquefied natural gas (LNG) rose 6.5 percent in October when compared to the same month a year ago, according to the provisional data released by Japan’s Ministry of Finance. Japan, the world’s top LNG buyer, imported 6.54 million tonnes of LNG last month compared to…

Japan’s Naoetsu terminal gets first Ichthys LNG cargo

Rate this article By LNG World News Japan’s Inpex said on Wednesday that its Naoetsu LNG terminal in Niigata Prefecture received the first liquefied natural gas (LNG) cargo from the giant Ichthys project in Australia. To remind, the $40 billion Inpex-operated Ichthys LNG export project shipped the first ever LNG cargo last week. The 182,000-cbm…