Shin-Sendai LNG Terminal

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Shin-Sendai LNG Terminal is an LNG import terminal in Tohoku, Japan.


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Project Details

  • Owner:
  • Parent: TEPCO
  • Location: Sendai, Miyagi, Tohoku, Japan
  • Coordinates: 38.27678, 141.0393 (exact)
  • Capacity: 2.14 mtpa, 0.31 bcfd
  • Additional Proposed Capacity: mtpa, 0 bcfd
  • Status: Operating
  • Type: Import
  • Start Year: 2016

Note: mtpa = million tonnes per year; bcfd = billion cubic feet per day


Shin-Sendai LNG Terminal is an LNG terminal in Tohoku, Japan.[1]

In 2008, Tohoku Electric Power decided to build a new Shin-Sendai LNG Terminal on the site of the old Shin-Sendai Thermal Power Station.[1]

Shin-Sendai LNG Terminal has two LNG tanks, each having a storage capacity of 160,000 cubic meters. The terminal is Tohoku Electric's first LNG terminal on the Pacific Ocean side of Honshu Island.[2]

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