Located in Chiba in Japan, the Sodegaura regasification terminal is operated by Tokyo Gas. The terminal started operations in 1973 and is owned by Tokyo Electric Power Co Holdings and Tokyo Gas.

With a storage capacity of 1.17 million tons (Mt), the Sodegaura terminal currently has a regasification capacity of 1,461bcf/annum (billion cubic feet), which is expected remain the same as 1,461bcf/annum by 2030.

About Tokyo Gas

Tokyo Gas Co Ltd (Tokyo Gas) is a gas utility that produces, supplies and markets liquefied natural gas (LNG). The company produces, supplies and sells electricity. It has overseas upstream, midstream and downstream businesses. Tokyo Gas provides engineering solutions, gas appliances and gas installation work. The business of the company also includes construction, leasing and management of land and buildings, information processing service, shipping business, and credit/lease financial services. It offers products and services to customers in residential, commercial, public, medical and industrial sectors and to other gas companies. The company provides its services in the cities of Tokyo, Kanagawa, Saitama, Chiba, Ibaraki, Tochigi and Gunma. Tokyo Gas is headquartered in Minato-Ku, Tokyo, Japan.


Information on the terminal is sourced from GlobalData’s LNG regasification database that provides detailed information on all active and upcoming, large – scale LNG regasification terminals globally. Not all companies mentioned in the article may be currently existing due to their merger or acquisition or business closure.