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Friday, September 19, 2014

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TEPCO Signs LNG Purchase Deal With BP

Tokyo Electric Power Company (TEPCO) and BP Singapore (BPS), an affiliate of BP Group have signed an agreement under which the Japanese utility will purchase up to 1.20 million tons of LNG per year over 17 years from the British firm. LNG supplies are expected to commence in April 2017 and the gas would...

Japan, Alaska Sign LNG Related MoU

Japan's Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry and Alaska's Department of Natural Resources on Monday signed a memorandum of understanding to help Japan procure low-cost and stable supplies of LNG, reported news agency Reuters. Japan will update the US state on its LNG demand outlook and...

Hiroshima Gas to Buy LNG from Osaka Gas

Japan’s Hiroshima Gas has signed an agreement to buy 50,000-130,000 tons of LNG per year for 15 years from Osaka Gas starting 2016, the company said Thursday. Delivery will be ex-ship and Hiroshima Gas will receive partially loaded cargoes at the Yokkaichi LNG terminal, a spokeswoman for Hiroshima...