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Posted April 27, 2015Today in Energy

Floating LNG regasification is used to meet rising natural gas demand in smaller markets ›

Floating regasification is a flexible, cost-effective way to receive and process shipments of liquefied natural gas (LNG). Floating regasification is increasingly being used to meet natural gas demand in smaller markets, or as a temporary solution until onshore regasification facilities are built. More


Source: EIA, based on World LNG Report, 2014 Edition, reproduced with permission from the International Gas Union, and The LNG Industry annual reports, 2006-13, reproduced with permission from the International Group of Liquefied Natural Gas Importers

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WTI crude oil futures price

4/24/2015: $57.15/bbl

up$1.41 from week earlier
down$44.79 from year earlier

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4/24/2015: $2.531/mmBtu

down$0.103 from week earlier
down$2.174 from year earlier

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4/18/2015: 16.990 million tons

down1.025 million tons from week earlier
down2.222 million tons from year earlier

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4/17/2015: 1,629 Bcf

up90 Bcf from week earlier
up737 Bcf from year earlier

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4/17/2015: 489.0 mmbbl

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