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Recent developments in liquefied natural gas.

Récents développements dans le domaine du gaz naturel liquéfié.


Following a brief presentation of the LNG industry, the article discusses the economic and political conditions that justified the development of this new mode of energy transport. The technical and economic aspects of liquefaction, storage and overseas transport of LNG are presented. In conclusion, indications are given on the past development and future outlook of the world LNG market.

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  • Original title: Récents développements dans le domaine du gaz naturel liquéfié.
  • Record ID : 1996-1244
  • Languages: French
  • Subject: Figures, economy
  • Source: For a Better Quality of Life. 19th International Congress of Refrigeration.
  • Publication date: 1995/08/20
  • Document available for consultation in the library of the IIR headquarters only.


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