Download LNG : a glossary of terms by Petroleum Economics Limited.; PricewaterhouseCoopers (Firm) PDF

By Petroleum Economics Limited.; PricewaterhouseCoopers (Firm)

Show description

Read Online or Download LNG : a glossary of terms PDF

Best politics & government books

Breaching the Siegfried Line

Фортификационные сооружения Линии Зигфрида

Landtagswahlkämpfe: Annäherung an eine Kampagnenform

Landtagswahlkämpfe sind nicht einfach Wahlkämpfe „zweiter Klasse“. Im Mehrebenensystem der Bundesrepublik stellen sie eine besondere Kampagnenform dar. Der Autor untersucht corporation, Programmatik und Instrumente der Wahlkämpfe in Nordrhein-Westfalen 2010, Baden-Württemberg 2011 und Sachsen-Anhalt 2011.

Die Werteordnung des Grundgesetzes

Dieses Grundlagenwerk informiert umfassend und systematisch über den Werterahmen, den das Grundgesetz seit 60 Jahren den Bürgern und der Politik vorgibt. Die Werte des Grundgesetzes entstammen dem westlichen Kulturkreis. Sie sind das deutlichste Indiz dafür, dass die Bundesrepublik Deutschland zum Kreis der demokratischen Verfassungsstaaten des Okzidents zählt.

Extra info for LNG : a glossary of terms

Example text

This certificate is issued by a government or duly appointed person or organization such as a classification society. Interruptible demand: the amount of customer demand that, in accordance with contractual arrangements, can be interrupted by direct control of the system operator, remote tripping, or by action of the customer at the direct request of the system operator. Interruptible gas: gas sold to customers with a provision that permits curtailment or cessation of service at the discretion of the supplier; the opposite is firm gas.

A mixture of nitrogen and hydrocarbons (usually in the C, to C5 range) is normally used to provide optimal refrigeration characteristics. MRC provides greater thermodynamic efficiency, lower power requirement and use of smaller machinery. LNG storage tanks: vessels that are specially constructed to contain LNG. The tanks are generally constructed of nickel steel (steel containing 9% nickel) to withstand cryogenic temperatures, and are insulated to maintain the LNG at 161°C. Some of the stored LNG boils off and the resulting vapor is used as fuel gas for the plant.

The buyer is responsible for the shipping, either owning the LNG ships or chartering them from a shipowner. In a FOB contract, the seller requires assurance that the shipping protocols provide a safe and reliable off-take for the LNG to prevent disruption to the Sale and Purchase Agreement (SPA). See Cost, insurance and freight (CIF) contract, Ex-Ship contract and Sale and Purchase Agreement (SPA) Freight: charge made for the transportation of a cargo. 37 F Front End Engineering and Design (FEED) Contract Front End Engineering and Design (FEED) Contract: 1) a legal agreement setting out the terms for all activities required to define the design of a facility to a level of definition necessary for the starting point of an EPC contract; 2) Generally, the second contracting phase for the development of the export facilities in the LNG chain which provides greater definition than the prior Conceptual design phase.

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.07 of 5 – based on 49 votes