The Finland-based energy company, Gasum, increased its shareholding in Skangas from 70 percent to 100 percent in October of 2018 and has rebranded Skangas with the Gasum name.. The acquisition is part of the Gasum strategy, a core element of which is to develop the Nordic gas market and LNG infrastructure.
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“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,” said Gasum CEO Johanna Lamminen.
There will be no changes to the Business ID codes or contact details. The new companies will be Gasum AS, Gasum LNG Production AS, Gasum LNG Oy, Gasum LNG AB, the two first companies in Norway, Finland and Sweden respectively.