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LNG Facts and Figures

The Many Facets of Natural Gas & LNG

Natural gas is odourless, colourless, non-corrosive and non-toxic.

Tetrahydrothiophene, or THT, which has a strong pungent smell, is added to help make gas leaks easier to notice.

LNG is less than half the weight of water.

LNG is only flammable if the amount of gas is 5-15% in air.

LNG is used mostly for electricity generation

Natural gas has a wide range of applications

For electricity generation


As feed for fertilizer companies


For residential cooking


As fuel for transportation