BP explores Moz LNG-to-power opportunities

BP, the offtaker for Mozambique's Coral FLNG project, is also looking at options to import LNG into the country to meet power demand BP, the offtaker for Mozambique's Coral FLNG project, is also looking at options to import LNG into the country to meet power demand.
By Leigh Elston 17 March 2017 0 25095
In the short term BP may supply LNG to Mozambique from its global portfolio. (BP plc)

UK oil major BP is looking at options to import LNG into Mozambique to feed gas-fired power plants, Jerome Milongo, BP’s vice president of greenfield LNG origination for Africa, told a conference in Maputo on Thursday. 

While Mozambique has huge offshore gas reserves, gas will not be guaranteed to reach the domestic market until at least 2023 when Anadarko’s 12 mtpa onshore LNG plant is expected to come onstream. Under its domestic gas obligation, Anadarko has agreed to supply 1.4 million cubic metres per...

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