Dhaka, Sunday, June 24, 2018 10:11 PM   
     
Home Energy BD Energy World Green Energy Opinion Interview Environment Business Others Archive
LATEST >
বাংলা সংস্করণ
   
Bangladesh set to sign 15-year LNG import deal with Qatar

Bangladesh will sign a 15-year deal with Qatar’s RasGas Co to import liquefied natural gas (LNG) starting in 2018 as the country transforms into a major consumer of the supercooled fuel, two officials told Reuters.

The deal will be signed on September 25 in Qatar, said Mohammad Quamruzzaman, Managing Director of the Rupantarita Prakritik Gas Co, part of state-owned oil firm Petrobangla.

Under the deal, RasGas will supply 1.8 million tonnes a year of LNG for the first five years and to 2.5 million tonnes over the next 10 years, the Petrobangla officials said.

The agreement is Bangladesh’s first LNG import agreement ever. Qatar is the world’s biggest LNG exporter and the fuel will cover the country’s domestic natural gas shortfall.

Print Friendly and PDF

   You may also like

Category: Gas
Gas supply shortage hits Ctg city hard

Category: Gas
Govt moves to drill 108 wells in onshore blocks

Category: Gas
City’s gas crisis likely to linger despite move to add more gas to nat’l grid

Category: Gas
‘Hearing on proposal for fresh gas price hike begins June 11’

Category: Gas
Bangladesh imports 1m tonnes LNG from Oman

Category: Gas
Bangladesh, Oman to sign deal for LNG today

Category: Gas
‘20-year Energy Security Fund formulated for LNG import’

Category: Gas
ENOC keen to supply LNG to Bangladesh

Category: Gas
Summit signs MoU to develop a LNG to power project in Bangladesh
     
    RECENT STORIES   MOST READ
    FOLLOW US ON FACEBOOK
    Recent Gas Stories
Gas supply shortage hits Ctg city hard
Govt moves to drill 108 wells in onshore blocks
City’s gas crisis likely to linger despite move to add more gas to nat’l grid
‘Hearing on proposal for fresh gas price hike begins June 11’
Bangladesh imports 1m tonnes LNG from Oman
Bangladesh, Oman to sign deal for LNG today
‘20-year Energy Security Fund formulated for LNG import’
ENOC keen to supply LNG to Bangladesh
Summit signs MoU to develop a LNG to power project in Bangladesh
‘Explore more wells at Bhola’


Explore the energynewsbd.com
Home
Energy World
Opinion
Environment
Others
Energy BD
Green Energy
Interview
Business
Archive
About Us Contact Us Terms & Conditions Privacy Policy Advertisement Policy

   Editor & Publisher: Aminur Rahman
   Copyright @ 2015-2018 energynewsbd.com
   All Rights Reserved | Developed By: Jadukor IT