Xiangguosi UGS makes record dispatch

PetroChina’s Xiangguosi underground gas storage depot in Chongqing dispatched a record 21.97 MMcm on 29 November.
By Staff reporter 1 December 2017 0 28638

PetroChina’s Xiangguosi underground gas storage (UGS) depot in Chongqing dispatched a record 21.97 million cubic metres (MMcm) on 29 November, beating the previous record of 18.32 MMcm.

The depot straddles the districts of Beibei and Yubei, and is the first UGS depot in southwest China.

It has 13 wells that can inject and withdraw gas.

The depot has carried out its fifth injection operation this year, taking its total inventory to 4.02 billion cubic metres – accounting for 95.7% of the designed storage capacity – and...

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