Ratchaburi-Wang Noi Gas Pipeline

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Ratchaburi-Wang Noi Gas Pipeline is an operating natural gas pipeline in Thailand.[1]

Location

The pipeline runs from Ratchaburi province to Wang Noi, Ayutthaya province.

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Project Details

  • Owner: PTT Public Company Limited
  • Current Capacity: 400 million cubic feet per day
  • Length: 96 miles / 154 kilometers
  • Status: Operating
  • Start Year: 2000

Background

The pipeline is owned and operated by PTT.[1]

Proposed Expansion

In May 2017 construction began on three 15-megawatt (MW) SGT-400 gas turbine-driven turbo compressor trains that will increase pipeline volume by 800 million standard cubic feet per day.[2]

Expansion Details

  • Owner: PTT Public Company Limited
  • Proposed Capacity: 800 million cubic feet per day
  • Length:
  • Status: Construction
  • Start Year:

Natural Gas in Thailand

Thailand’s main use of natural gas is in electricity generation. Overall, natural gas plays a large role in Thailand’s energy mix and natural gas is responsible for 39% of Thailand’s primary energy consumption.[3] There have been no development updates since 2018.

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References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Natural Gas Transmission System, PTT Public Company Limited, accessed August 2018
  2. Dresser-Rand to supply three compressor trains for pipeline in Thailand, éuropetrole, May 15, 2017
  3. Gas In Thailand, World Energy Council, accessed August 2018

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