Japan power companies use less LNG in November

For illustration purposes only (Image courtesy of Tokyo Electric)

Liquefied natural gas (LNG) use by Japan’s power companies declined by 6.5 percent in November, as compared to the same month a year ago, the preliminary data from the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry shows.

The power companies consumed 4.27 million tonnes of LNG in November as compared to 4.56 million tonnes in the same month last year.

When compared to the month before, LNG usage by the power companies rose 8.2 percent.

LNG purchases by the power companies in November were at 4.69 million tonnes – showing a decline of 5.5 percent on year and an increase of 21.7 percent as compared to the previous month, the data shows.

 

LNG World News Staff

Share this article

Follow LNG World News

Events>

<< Dec 2018 >>
MTWTFSS
26 27 28 29 30 1 2
3 4 5 6 7 8 9
10 11 12 13 14 15 16
17 18 19 20 21 22 23
24 25 26 27 28 29 30
31 1 2 3 4 5 6

Global LNG Forum 2019

Global LNG Forum is your opportunity to see what the future of LNG will be like…

read more >

LNG2019

LNG2019 is presented by the IGU, GTI and IIR, supported by the Shanghai Government and hosted by China LNG Association, China Gas Society, The Chinese Association of Refrigeration and China Gas Association.

read more >

Downstream 2019

Renowned as the most significant global meeting place for Downstream professionals…

read more >