Central Europe eyes further investment in LNG

Central Europe is looking to LNG to provide an alternative to its over-dependence on Russian gas imports Central Europe is looking to LNG to provide an alternative to its over-dependence on Russian gas imports.
By Dariusz Kalan 17 October 2017 0 27999
Deliveries of test gas  to the LNG terminal in Świnoujście, Poland. Deliveries of test gas to the LNG terminal in Świnoujście, Poland. (Gaz-System)

Poland plans to make further investments in its LNG infrastructure as part of a long-term plan to reduce dependence on Russia and ensure energy security, Paweł Jakubowski, director of the development division at Poland’s transmission system operator Gaz-System, told delegates at the Budapest LNG Summit on Monday. 

“We’re close to [making a] final decision about setting up LNG truck-loading services, LNG bunkering services and a railway. It’s also possible to build a third tank in Świnoujście. But it all depends on the interest of the market...

Log in or register for a free trial to continue reading this article

Already a subscriber?

If you already have a subscription, sign in to continue reading this article.

Sign in

Not a subscriber?

To access our premium content, you or your organisation must have a paid subscription. Sign up for free trial access to demo this service. Alternatively, please call +44 (0)20 3004 6203 and one of our representatives would be happy to walk you through the service.

Sign up