For March alone, the output was 2,816 MMSCM
, nearly 9 per cent down from the target but 1.2 per cent higher than in March 2018.
On the other hand, natural gas production was 2,866.51 million metric standard cubic meters (MMSCM
) which is 4.86 per cent lower than the target for the month but 4.19 per cent higher when compared with December, 2017.
The hermetically sealed type HOFIM[TM] unit will increase the capacity, of the storage cavern from around 380 million standard cubic meters (MMscm
) of natural gas at present to as much as 500 MMscm
According to Petroleum Planning and Analysis Cell under Ministry of Petroleum and natural Gas , India's LNG import for August2018 was 2308.3 MMSCM
which was 9.9% higher than the corresponding month of the previous year.
11 exceeded 300 MMscm
on a single day for the first time.