Natural gas is increasingly emerging as a fuel of choice on account of its clean combustion properties. Natural gas is the third largest energy source after crude oil & coal, and accounts for nearly 24 per cent of global primary consumption.The natural gas market in India is growing at a rapid pace and its share in overall energy basket is increasing. The government is keen on promoting its usage and it is envisaged to increase the share of natural gas in domestic energy basket currently around 6.5% to around 20% by year 2025.
To support the increasing gas demand, LNG imports are required to be increased and the same will result in requirement of LNG receiving and regasification facilities in the country.
LNG port with FSRU, capacity to call QMAX Carrier, hourbor with -14.5 draft and deepest and longest.
India's first-of-its-kind LNG Port terminal with a Modern Floating Storage and Regasification Unit.