Tokyo Electric’s LNG Purchases Rise

Monday, April 18, 2011

According to a report from Bloomberg, Tokyo Electric Power Co. purchased a record amount of liquefied natural gas in March after two of the utility’s nuclear power plants were crippled by an earthquake and tsunami. The utility, known as Tepco, bought 2.14 million metric tons of LNG in March, up 9.9 percent from a year earlier.

(Source: Bloomberg)

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