Turkmenistan preparing to launch plant for production of gasoline from gas
Baku, Azerbaijan, Oct. 23
By Rashid Shirinov – Trend:
Turkmenistan is preparing to put into operation a unique plant for the production of environmentally friendly synthetic gasoline from natural gas, the country's Vatan newspaper reported.
The plant has been built in Ovadandep since 2015 by the Japanese Kawasaki company in a consortium with the Turkish Ronesans Holding.
The cost is estimated at $1.7 billion. The enterprise will annually process 1,785 billion cubic meters of natural gas and produce 600,000 tons of A-92 gasoline, 12,000 tons of diesel fuel and 115,000 tons of liquefied gas per year.