Lithuania receives Norwegian LNG cargo

Lithuania receives Norwegian LNG cargo

The FSRU Independence, serving as Lithuania’s LNG import terminal, has on Tuesday received a cargo of liquefied natural gas from Statoil’s Hammerfest facility on Melkoya island.

All previous deliveries to Lithuania’s LNG terminal were strictly for Litgas, part of the Lietuvos Energija, however, the recent cargo, delivered aboard the 155,000 cubic meters Arctic Aurora, will be split between Litgas, Lietuvos Duju Tiekimas (LDT) and Achema.

LDT recently signed a deal to buy LNG from Norwegian energy giant Statoil. Under the deal, LDT will be purchasing liquefied natural gas from Statoil until October this year in order to cover half of its gas demand, around 300 million cubic meters.

Shipping data shows the Arctic Aurora currently docked by the FSRU Independence at the port of Klaipeda.

LNG World News Staff

Share this article

Follow LNG World News


<< Feb 2020 >>
27 28 29 30 31 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 1

Flame 2020

Flame is Europe’s largest and most influential meeting place for the global gas industry.

read more >

LNG Pricing, Trading & Hedging: 3-Day Training Course – London / Mar 2020

This three-day training program provides a unique opportunity to learn and apply the practical skills…

read more >

3rd CWC Japan LNG & Gas Summit

As the only commercially focused forum for the Japanese LNG industry

read more >

Cryogenic Storage Tanks

The program committee looks forward to having the opportunity for intensive, objective and professional…

read more >