Philippines approves Linseed's LNG project: Press
The Philippines department of energy has approved the application of Linseed Field Power Corp. to construct, expand, rehabilitate and modify its integrated LNG import terminal in Batangas City, Manila Standard reported on December 31.
The department previously approved the transfer of the project application from Singapore-based Atlantic Gulf & Pacific (AG&P) to Linseed. AG&P was issued the notice to proceed by the government in March last year. AG&P will now concentrate on being the project contractor, the newspaper reported.
The LNG terminal project would be completed by June 2022. The proposed project is adjacent to the 1,200 MW Ilijan combined cycle power plant.
The terminal will have the initial capacity to deliver up to 3mn metric tons/year of regasified LNG, with additional capacity for liquid distribution.