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Number of operational FLNG projects to double in 2019

Seven FLNG projects are online or under construction worldwide, but the coming years could be tough for the new technology as attention turns towards larger onshore projects Seven FLNG projects are online or under construction worldwide, but the coming years could be tough for the new technology as attention turns towards larger onshore projects.
By Andrew Walker 21 February 2019 World / LNG 0 33955
Global FLNG projects

Two new FLNG projects are expected to start exporting this year, taking the number of operating projects worldwide to four. Three FLNG projects have reached FID over the past two years – a period when larger onshore export plants struggled to reach that milestone. The relatively small export capacities and low cost of the technology have made it attractive in a market concerned by a looming oversupply of LNG.

The rapid growth in Asian LNG demand over the past three...