Supply & Demand

Zhejiang increases gas use by 26% so far in 2018

East China’s Zhejiang province has increased its gas consumption to 11.9 bcm so far this year
By Staff reporter 6 December 2018 0 33588

East China’s Zhejiang province increased its gas consumption by 26% on an annual basis in the first 11 months of 2018, to 11.9 billion cubic metres, the local government said on Tuesday.

The first and second West-East Pipelines, the Sichuan-East China Pipeline and China National Offshore Oil Corp.’s Ningbo LNG terminal supplied a combined 9.76 bcm, while the remaining 2.20 bcm arrived as trucked LNG.

Households, factories and the transport sector used 9.05 bcm, while power generation accounted for the remaining...