Frequently Asked Questions

915. For purposes of Venezuela General License (GL) 40, what is liquefied petroleum gas?

Answer

For purposes of Venezuela GL 40, the term liquefied petroleum gas refers to the definition provided by the U.S. Energy Information Administration – a group of hydrocarbon gases, primarily propane, normal butane, and isobutane, derived from crude oil refining or natural gas processing. These gases may be marketed individually or mixed. They can be liquefied through pressurization (without requiring cryogenic refrigeration) for convenience of transportation or storage. The definition excludes ethane and olefins. 

Date Released
July 12, 2021