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ABS, Daewoo Shipbuilding eye LNG drillship

Jul 2, 2014

ABS, Houston, and Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering (DSME), Seoul, have formed a joint development project targeting the first drillship fueled by LNG.

Fatal gas line blast in India investigated

Jul 1, 2014

GAIL (India) Ltd. and the Indian government are investigating a natural gas pipeline explosion that killed 19 persons and injured 19 in the village of Nagaram near a gas collection station in Tatipaka in Andhra Pradesh, India. The cause hasn’t been determined.

Woodside, Cheniere unit sign LNG supply deal

Jul 1, 2014

Woodside Energy Trading Singapore has signed a binding LNG supply agreement with Cheniere Energy’s subsidiary Corpus Christi Liquefaction LLC for the purchase of 850,000 tonnes/year of LNG from the Corpus Christi LNG project when the second train at the export facility comes on stream. The facility will eventually have three trains with a combined capacity of 13.5 million tpy.

LNG exports dominate Senate committee hearing on US gas potential

Jun 30, 2014

LNG exports quickly took center stage at a June 19 US Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee hearing to examine "how to harness a game-changing resource for export, domestic consumption, and transportation fuel."

Leviathan partners, BG sign gas supply letter of intent

Jun 30, 2014

Noble Energy Inc. reported the signing of a nonbinding letter of intent (LOI) between partners in the Leviathan natural gas field offshore Israel and BG International Ltd. for the supply of gas from Leviathan to BG’s existing LNG facilities in Egypt.

FERC approves Cameron LNG liquefaction, export project

Jun 30, 2014

The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission authorized Cameron LNG LLC's plan to build and operate facilities to liquefy and export natural gas from its existing LNG import terminal in Hackberry, La.

QEP Resources moves ahead with midstream spinoff

Jun 27, 2014

QEP Resources Inc., Denver, has filed a Form 10 registration statement for the tax-free spinoff of wholly owned, midstream subsidiary QEP Field Services Co. (QEPFS) into a separate publicly traded company to be named Entrada Midstream Inc.

BG begins coal-seam gas commissioning for QCLNG project

Jun 27, 2014

BG Group has started commissioning its Surat basin coal-seam gas processing network that will send supplies of gas to the company’s Queensland Curtis LNG (QCLNG) project.

Gazprom, OMV to complete Austrian South Stream leg by 2016

Jun 25, 2014

OAO Gazprom and OMV AG signed a shareholders’ agreement for South Stream Austria GMBH, completing the final investment decision for the natural gas pipeline’s Austrian section with an eye on commissioning in late 2016.

Saipem preps Darwin-Ichthys field gas line pipelay

Jun 25, 2014

The Saipem Semac 1 semisubmersible pipelay barge has arrived in Darwin to prepare for work on the shallow-water section of Inpex group’s gas pipeline from Ichthys field in the Browse basin off Western Australia.

WoodMac: NorAm oil output increases to outpace Middle East 4:1 by 2020

Jun 23, 2014

By 2020, increases in North American oil production will outpace that of the Middle East by 4:1 on a per barrel basis, and by 2030, North American output will increase by 390 million tonnes of oil equivalent (mtoe) from 650 mtoe in 2009, according to long-term analysis of global energy trends by Wood Mackenzie.

Gerard, McGarvey urge Senate to act on Keystone XL

Jun 23, 2014

The increasingly unsettled Middle East situation makes it more important than ever for the US Senate to press the Obama administration for approval of the proposed Keystone XL crude oil pipeline's border permit, leaders of the American Petroleum Institute and the nation's building and trades unions said.

House will vote on amended LNG export bill, Gardner says

Jun 23, 2014

The US House will vote early the following week on HR 6, which is aimed at expediting US LNG exports, Rep. Cory Gardner (R-Colo.) announced on June 20.

LNG exports dominate Senate committee hearing on US gas potential

Jun 20, 2014

Liquefied natural gas exports quickly took center stage at a June 19 US Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee hearing to examine “how to harness a game-changing resource for export, domestic consumption, and transportation fuel.”

Enbridge to sell interest in Midcoast Operating

Jun 20, 2014

Enbridge Energy Partners LP has entered into a purchase and sale agreement to sell an additional 12.6% interest in midstream natural gas subsidiary Midcoast Operating LP to Midcoast Energy Partners LP for $350 million.

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