Company representative Phillippe Sauguet confirms that Total will buy almost 25 percent of the plant’s total output.
“We have signed a deal on the delivery of 4 million tons per year”, Sauguet said, Oilru.com reports.
With the deal, more than 75 percent of the LNG plant’s output has found buyers, the project operators confirm. From before, the Chinese CNPC has confirmed that is will buy a minimum of three million tons of the liquefied gas per year.
Both Total and the CNPC are project partners together with operator Novatek. The two companies both control 20 percent of the Yamal LNG operating company.
The Yamal LNG is based on the resources of the South Tambey field. The plant is built to be able to produce an annual 16,5 million ton of LNG per year. All of the gas is to be shipped out from the Sabetta port, an infrastructure object which currently are under development.
August 9th, the Barents Region celebrated the UN International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples. The day was commemorated in several parts of the region, including Karasjok in Northern Norway and Teriberka in Northwestern Russia.
Sports in the Barents region have joined forces and established Barents Games. This weekend athletes from all over the region met in Oulu to compete in 14 differents sports during the Barents Summer Games. See our slide show from the competitions.
Norwegian business leaders and academics interviewed by Yle’s Swedish-language news service say they are disappointed in the overall level of Swedish language skills among its job applicants from Finland.