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Zhejiang increases gas consumption by 22% in H1

Zhejiang province in eastern China increased gas consumption by 22% year on year in H1 2018.
By Staff reporter 27 July 2018 0 31925

Zhejiang province in eastern China increased gas consumption by 22% year on year in H1 2018, to 5.90 billion cubic metres, the provincial government said on Friday.

The province consumed 4.92 bcm of piped gas and 980 million cubic metres of trucked LNG.

City gas demand jumped by 46%, to 4.58 bcm, while gas-fired power demand fell by 21%, to 1.24 bcm.