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Moniz urged to next approve Jordan Cove LNG export permit

Nov 14, 2013

US Sen. John Barrasso (R-Wyo.) and 11 other members of the 113th Congress from Colorado, Utah, and Wyoming urged US Energy Secretary Ernest J. Moniz to approve the application of a proposed LNG export terminal on Oregon’s coast next.

CNOOC subsidiary considers LNG development in British Columbia

Nov 14, 2013

CNOOC Ltd.’s wholly owned subsidiary Nexen Energy ULC has reached an agreement with British Columbia to examine the viability of building an LNG plant and export terminal at Grassy Point near Prince Rupert.

CNOOC ups ownership to 50% of CSG-LNG Queensland project

Nov 12, 2013

China National Offshore Oil Corp. (CNOOC) will move to a 50% interest in Train 1 of the Queensland Curtis Island coal seam gas-LNG project, operated by BG Group.

ExxonMobil, BHP get environmental nod for Scarborough LNG scheme

Nov 12, 2013

ExxonMobil Corp. and BHP Billiton’s proposed plan to develop the Scarborough natural gas field discovery on the Exmouth plateau offshore Western Australia has received conditional approval from Australian Environment Minister Greg Hunt.

Spectra books long-term shipping for Texas Eastern expansion

Nov 11, 2013

Spectra Energy Corp. and Spectra Energy Partners have executed new long-term contracts for 650 MMcfd of natural gas shipments on the Gulf Coast Expansion project of its Texas Eastern pipeline system. Spectra says the expansion will support growing manufacturing and LNG export demand along the Texas and Louisiana coast.

MOU advances Cyprus LNG export prospects

Nov 8, 2013

The Republic of Cyprus and Total E&P Cyprus BV have signed a memorandum of understanding furthering prospects for LNG exports from the island.

Chevron doubtful about fourth train for Gorgon LNG project

Nov 5, 2013

Citing cost blowouts and changes within the Australian government, Chevron Corp. Chief Financial Officer Patricia E. Yarrington has casts doubts on the fourth train expansion of the Gorgon LNG project in Western Australia.

Study: Uncertainty rules smaller nations' rush to gas

Nov 4, 2013

Smaller nations' plans to invest in natural gas should proceed with caution, according to interim results of a study by MIT Energy Initiative in collaboration with the Cyprus Institute.

Contracts awarded for Russian Far East LNG project

Nov 4, 2013

Rosneft and ExxonMobil Corp. have awarded a contract to a subsidiary of Foster Wheeler AG to undertake the initial phase of the front-end engineering design (FEED) for a proposed Russian Far East LNG project.

BG Group commissioning CSG-LNG project

Nov 1, 2013

BG Group’s Queensland Curtis LNG project has begun the commissioning phase and expects to produce first gas to the liquefaction plant by yearend.

Santos, Origin LNG projects to gas swap

Oct 28, 2013

Another sign of rationalization of the Curtis Island, Qld., coal seam gas-LNG projects has come with the Santos-led Gladstone LNG (GLNG) consortium and the Origin Energy-led Australia Pacific LNG (APLNG) group signing gas-swap and infrastructure connection agreements to improve capital and operational outcomes.

Study: Uncertainty rules smaller nations’ rush to gas

Oct 24, 2013

Smaller nations’ plans to invest in natural gas should proceed with caution, according to interim results of a study by MIT Energy Initiative in collaboration with the Cyprus Institute.

Gustafson: Russian gas export policy's shift to LNG matters

Oct 14, 2013

Russia is changing its natural gas export emphasis from dry gas through westbound steel pipelines to liquefied natural gas aboard tankers bound for East Asian markets, and South Korea, long-time Russian energy expert Thane Gustafson said.

Alaska LNG project selects terminal location

Oct 7, 2013

ExxonMobil Corp., BP PLC, ConocoPhillips, and TransCanada Corp. have selected a site in the Nikiski area on the Kenai Peninsula as the lead site for the companies’ proposed South Central Alaska LNG project’s LNG plant and terminal, reported ExxonMobil.

Woodside’s North Rankin B gas project comes on stream

Oct 7, 2013

Woodside Petroleum Ltd.’s $5 billion (Aus.) North Rankin B project offshore Western Australia has been brought on stream and is sending gas to the Burrup Peninsula gas plant.

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