Shin-Sendai LNG Terminal

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Shin-Sendai LNG Terminal is an LNG import terminal in Tohoku, Japan.


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Project Details

  • Owner: Tohoku Electric Power[1]
  • Location: Sendai, Miyagi, Tohoku, Japan
  • Coordinates: 38.27678, 141.0393 (exact)
  • Capacity: 0.8 mtpa[1]
  • Status: Operating
  • Type: Import
  • Start Year: 2016

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


Shin-Sendai LNG Terminal is an LNG terminal in Tohoku, Japan.[2]

In 2008, Tohoku Electric Power decided to build a new Shin-Sendai LNG Terminal on the site of the old Shin-Sendai Thermal Power Station.[2]

Shin-Sendai LNG Terminal has two LNG tanks, each having a storage capacity of 160,000 cubic meters. The terminal is Tohoku Electric's first LNG terminal on the Pacific Ocean side of Honshu Island.[3]

Articles and resources


  1. 1.0 1.1 GIIGNL 2021 Annual Report, accessed May 5, 2021
  2. 2.0 2.1 Shin-Sendai LNG Terminal, Wikipedia, accessed April 2017
  3. Tohoku Electric Receives LNG Carrier at Shin-Sendai Terminal for 1st Time, The Tex Report, July 2015

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