Vessels have carried liquefied natural gas (LNG) for many years, but in the future, LNG may be used as fuel for those vessels.

LNG has many uses. Notably, countries such as Japan and South Korea have used LNG for generating electricity. In Canada, plans exist to ship it across the Pacific Ocean from Kitimat in British Columbia. Eventually, the Rabaska LNG project may also be revived in Quebec. (...)

type Mari-times Newsletter: Canadian Maritime Law from Coast-to-Coast – Summer 2012 (en anglais)