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Underground Storage of Natural Gas

A geological structure being able to store natural gas underground is called reservoir, and it can be ideally the natural gas storage tank. Its property enables us to inject and store produced natural gas underground for meeting to seasonal fluctuations in demands and emergency stock.

At Shiunji gas field in Niigata Prefecture, JAPEX is operating underground storage of natural gas with taking advantage of connectivity to our natural gas pipeline network, and its stored gas is using to response seasonal fluctuations in demands effectively.

Compressor of Shiunji Gas Field Compressor of Shiunji Gas Field

Natural gas injection wells at Shiunji gas field Natural gas injection wells at Shiunji gas field