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Qatar Petroleum and Shell to develop global LNG bunkering infrastructure

Qatar Petroleum’s Wave LNG Solutions and Shell Gas & Power Developments have signed a framework agreement to develop liquefied natural gas bunkering infrastructure at global locations.

  • Demsnd for LNG may reach up to 50 million tonnes per annum by 2030 according to Mr. Saad Sherida Al-Kaabi, Qatar Petroleum’s President and CEO.
  • LNG will be used to meet tougher emissions regulations as the 2020 0.5% global sulphur cap sets in.
  • Shell and Qatargas signed two MOUs in 2016 with other industry partners to explore LNG bunkering options.

Read more on the press release.

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