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CPF hull block erected for Ichthys LNG project

Apr 8, 2014

Inpex Corp. says the first large hull block has been erected for the central processing facility (CPF) for the Ichthys LNG project.

LNG Ltd. unit appoints top executives

Apr 7, 2014

Liquefied Natural Gas Ltd. has named John G. Baguley as chief operating officer and Rick R. Cape as chief commercial officer for the company’s wholly owned, Houston-based subsidiary Magnolia LNG LLC (MLNG). Both executives will report directly to Maurice Brand, MLNG president.

LNG UPDATE Global LNG supply, demand remain tight

Apr 7, 2014

As 2014 began, global LNG supply and demand remained largely in balance. Only two liquefaction plants came on stream last year, while several new or expanded terminals, especially in Asia, easily helped demand keep pace with supply.

Cheniere, Endesa sign Corpus Christi LNG deal

Apr 2, 2014

Corpus Christi Liquefaction LLC, a subsidiary of Cheniere Energy Inc., has signed an LNG sale and purchase agreement (SPA) with Spanish multinational Endesa Generacion SA in which Endesa has agreed to purchase 1.5 million tonnes/year of LNG upon the commencement of operations from the LNG export facility under development near Corpus Christi, Tex.

Senate Republicans introduce energy amendment to jobs bill

Apr 2, 2014

Three Republican members of the US Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee introduced legislation that would approve the Keystone XL crude oil pipeline and expedite applications to export US LNG as an amendment to the Unemployment Insurance Extension Bill.

LNG exports' immediate geopolitical impacts limited, senators told

Mar 31, 2014

Direct geopolitical impacts from the US authorizing LNG exports more quickly would be limited, witnesses told a US Senate committee.

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Mar 31, 2014

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NGSA asks Congress to pass bills facilitating LNG exports

Mar 27, 2014

The Natural Gas Supply Association called on Congress to support legislation that would facilitate more LNG exports. “Exporting LNG overseas will have broad economic benefits by flowing money back into the US economy and creating American jobs,” NGSA Pres. Skip Horvath said.

US, European energy leaders to discuss gas diversification measures

Mar 27, 2014

Top US government energy officials and their counterparts from other G7 nations will meet early next week to discuss reducing Europe’s heavy reliance on Russian natural gas, US President Barack Obama and two major European Union officials announced on Mar. 26.

Santos buys gas reserves for Queensland LNG plant

Mar 27, 2014

The WestSide Corp.-Mitsui joint venture has been let a contract to supply gas to the Santos Ltd.-led Gladstone LNG project for 20 years beginning in 2015.

Total, CNOOC sign LNG cooperation agreement

Mar 26, 2014

Total SA and China National Offshore Oil Corp. (CNOOC) have reached an LNG cooperation agreement that will expand upon the companies’ existing 15-year contract in which Total has been supplying China with as much as 1 million tonnes/year of LNG since 2010.

Lake Charles LNG export project partners file FERC application

Mar 26, 2014

Trunkline LNG Co. LLC and Trunkline LNG Export LLC, both wholly owned subsidiaries of Energy Transfer Equity LP and Energy Transfer Partners LP, have submitted an application with the US Federal Energy Regulatory Commission seeking its authorization for the siting, construction, ownership, and operation of the proposed Lake Charles LNG export project.

LNG exports’ immediate geopolitical impacts limited, senators told

Mar 26, 2014

Direct geopolitical impacts from the US authorizing LNG exports more quickly would be limited, witnesses told a US Senate committee. But global market consequences could be substantial because it would send a definite signal that the country is committed to becoming a major player, which potentially could accelerate changes indirectly, they added.

DOE approves LNG exports to non-FTA countries from Oregon project

Mar 24, 2014

The US Department of Energy conditionally approved Jordan Cove Energy Project LP’s application to export LNG through its proposed terminal on Oregon’s coast to countries that do not have a free-trade agreement with the US.

INGAA Foundation forecasts oil, gas infrastructure outlays to 2035

Mar 18, 2014

An estimated $640.9 billion, or an average $29.1 billion/year, will need to be spent on US and Canadian midstream crude oil, natural gas, and natural gas liquids infrastructure from 2014 through 2035, the INGAA Foundation forecasts in a recent study.

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