Dahej LNG Terminal

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Dahej LNG Terminal is an LNG terminal in Gujarat, India.

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Project Details

  • Owner: Petronet LNG Limited
  • Location: Dahej, Gujarat, India
  • Coordinates: 21.6746, 72.536 (exact)
  • Capacity: 15 mtpa, 2.15 bcfd
  • Status: Operating
  • Type: Import
  • Start Year: 2004

Note: mtpa = million tonnes per year; bcfd = billion cubic feet per day

Background

Dahej LNG Terminal is an LNG terminal in Gujarat, India.[1]

The terminal was India’s first LNG terminal and regasification facility. It was originally commissioned in 2004 with two 148,000 cubic meter storage tanks and an initial 5 mtpa receiving capacity. The first expansion of the project included two additional storage tanks and increasing the receiving capacity to 10 mtpa, which was completed in 2009.[2]

Phase 3 of construction, commissioned in 2016, added two additional storage tanks and increased the receiving capacity from 10 mtpa to 15 mtpa.

Expansion Phase 1 Project Details

  • Owner: Petronet LNG Limited
  • Location: Dahej, Gujarat, India
  • Coordinates: 21.6746, 72.536 (exact)
  • Capacity: 2.5 mtpa
  • Status: Operating
  • Type: Import
  • Start Year: 2019

Note: mtpa = million tonnes per year; bcfd = billion cubic feet per day

Expansion Phase 1 Background

In 2016, the terminal began construction on facilities to receive an additional 2.5 mtpa.[3]

In December 2018 Petronet announced that it would invest ₹ 2,100 crore ($316 million) to expand its terminal capacity in Dahej, Gujarat, from 15 million tonnes per annum (MTPA) to 20MTPA in the next two or three years.[4] The expansion was commissioned in June 2019.[5]

Expansion Phase 2 Project Details

  • Owner: Petronet LNG Limited
  • Location: Dahej, Gujarat, India
  • Coordinates: 21.6746, 72.536 (exact)
  • Capacity: 5 mtpa
  • Status: Construction
  • Type: Import
  • Start Year:

Note: mtpa = million tonnes per year; bcfd = billion cubic feet per day

Expansion Phase 2 Background

As of May 2022, a project to expand the terminal's import capacity from 17.5 mtpa to 22.5 mtpa was underway.[6]

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