Gibraltar LNG Terminal

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Gibraltar LNG Terminal is a floating LNG import terminal in Gibraltar.

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Project Details

  • Operator: Gasnor[1]
  • Owner: Royal Dutch Shell[1]
  • Location: Gibraltar
  • Coordinates: 36.133677, -5.349828 (approximate)
  • Capacity: 0.1 mtpa[1]
  • Status: Operating
  • Type: Import
  • Start Year: 2019[1]

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

Background

In November 2018, Shell completed the construction of the first LNG import terminal in Gibraltar. The terminal has five storage tanks with a total capacity of 5,000 m3 and a jetty for small-scale LNG carriers. The first LNG cargo of around 7,000 m3 arrived at the port in January 2019 to supply the adjacent power plant.[2]

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References

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 The LNG Industry: Annual Report 2020, page 52, International Group of Liquefied Natural Gas Importers, accessed April 29, 2020
  2. GIIGNL World Report 2019 GIIGNL, accessed August 5, 2019

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