According to the statement, this change in name with help to strengthen the Gasum brand in the Nordic countries. It will also help the position of Gasum as a leading LNG provider in the region. Gasum now operates under one strong brand in the Nordic countries.
According to the statement, Gasum increased its shareholding in Skangas from 70% to 100% in October this year. The acquisition is part of Gasum’s strategy – a core element of which is to develop the Nordic gas market and LNG infrastructure.
Gasum CEO Johanna Lamminen, said: “We want to lead the way and take the Nordic countries towards a cleaner tomorrow under one strong brand. Skangas, now being integrated into the Gasum Group, improves our capacity to build and develop the Nordic gas ecosystem and respond to the growing demand. The need for cleaner fuel solutions for industry and transport alike is increasing significantly, and LNG is the most competitive alternative among low-emission fuels. We will continue to provide our customers with as smooth access to services as before.”
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