Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) is a natural gas that has been converted into its liquid form. To do this, the gas is cooled to approximately -162°C, at which point it becomes a clear, colourless and non-toxic liquid. The cooling process reduces the volume of the gas by 600 times and, once converted to LNG, it will not ignite. This makes LNG easier and safer to transport.
LNG is now emerging as a cost-competitive and cleaner transport fuel. Globally, LNG demand is expected to reach 700 million tonnes by 2040.