|  October 31, 2014  |  
Overcast   28.0F  |  Forecast »
Bookmark and Share Email this page Email Print this page Print Feed Feed

Alaska LNG could have right heat content for Asia buyers

Alaska Natural Gas Transportation Projects
For more information and updates, please visit our website: Arcticgas.gov.
 

Alaska North Slope gas exported to Asia could hold a key attraction over other U.S. LNG exports: The Alaska gas would burn hotter.

Many Asian buyers prefer hot, high-Btu gas laced with gas liquids that raise the heat content. Especially in key markets such as Japan, South Korea and Taiwan, power-plant turbines, industrial furnaces and household appliances are calibrated to burn hot gas.

LNG, made in plants all over the world, is not a uniform product. Some blends are wetter, or hotter, than others, making them unsuitable for certain markets without further processing. Some are drier, making then unsuitable for other buyers without extra cost.

Read more >

Oil and gas news divider

 
 
 

Alaska Natural Gas Transportation Projects
1101 Pennsylvania Ave. NW
7th Floor
Washington, DC 20004
   
Copyright © 2013 Alaska Natural Gas Transportation Projects, All rights reserved.

 

Add your comment:
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement