Exploration & Production

Beijing Gas Group plans 6% rise in gas supplies this winter

Beijing Gas Group will supply 12.5 bcm of gas to China’s capital for the coming winter heating season.
By Staff reporter 7 November 2018 0 33210

Beijing Gas Group will supply 12.5 billion cubic metres of gas to China’s capital for the coming winter heating season.

This is an increase of 700 million cubic metres (MMcm), or 5.93%, from a year ago, the Beijing News reported on Wednesday.

Beijing Gas signed a gas sales-and-purchase agreement for 2018 with PetroChina’s northern gas sales branch at the start of this year, making Beijing the first city in China to do so.

The additional 700 MMcm will be used to supply