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Middle class key to MENA energy subsidy reforms, speakers say

Jul 21, 2014

Countries in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) are talking more openly about energy subsidy reforms, but governments need to pay closer attention to middle-class consumers' concerns if they expect to make more progress, speakers said during a July 10 forum at the Atlantic Council.

US refiners pursue more overseas product sales, EIA forum told

Jul 21, 2014

US refiners continue to respond to a changed competitive environment with additional investments and aggressive oil product export deals, speakers said during the US Energy Information Administration's 2014 energy conference's opening day.

EIA conference speakers warn of US light crude oil's 'day of reckoning'

Jul 21, 2014

The US could find its light crude oil production growth stymied if it doesn't allow more of it to be exported, speakers warned during the US Energy Information Administration's 2014 energy conference's first day.

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Jul 21, 2014

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Cheniere, EDF sign Corpus Christi LNG supply deal

Jul 18, 2014

Corpus Christi Liquefaction LLC (CCL), a subsidiary of Cheniere Energy Inc., Houston, has agreed to supply Electricite de France SA (EDF) with 380,000 tonnes/year of LNG on the start of operations of Train 2 of the LNG export facility under development near Corpus Christi, Tex.

India pondering natural gas safety board

Jul 16, 2014

India may create a natural gas safety board in the wake of the June 27 pipeline explosion that killed 19.

US should be ready if Petro Caribe tightens credit terms, study says

Jul 16, 2014

The possibility that Venezuela’s financial support for energy imports in the region could erode quickly makes it imperative for the Obama administration to adopt a wide range of policies to avoid an energy crisis in the Caribbean and Central America, a recent Atlantic Council report said.

Chile looking to gas to meet energy demand, energy minister says

Jul 14, 2014

Chile is focusing its attention on natural gas to meet the country's energy demand challenges, stated Maximo Pacheco Matte, the newly appointed Minister of Energy, during a July 2 panel discussion in Houston.

Trinidad and Tobago signal BP, BG for larger stake in ALNG train

Jul 14, 2014

The Trinidad and Tobago government has signaled to BP PLC and BG Group that it wants a bigger share of the ownership of Atlantic LNG's Train 1 when the companies negotiate a new gas supply contract for ALNG.

First production train installed at Gladstone LNG project

Jul 11, 2014

Construction company Bechtel has completed installation of the first LNG production train for the Santos Ltd.-led Gladstone LNG facility on Curtis Island, Queensland.

BG Group completes sale of CATS pipeline interest

Jul 11, 2014

BG Group has completed the sale of its 62.78% equity interest in the Central Area Transmission System (CATS) gas pipeline in the UK North Sea along with associated infrastructure to Antin Infrastructure Partners, Paris.

Teekay JV finalizes shipbuilding contracts for Yamal LNG project

Jul 10, 2014

Teekay LNG Partners LP, Hamilton, Bermuda, through a 50-50 joint venture with China LNG Shipping (Holdings) Ltd., has finalized shipbuilding contracts for six internationally flagged icebreaker LNG carriers for the Yamal LNG project, which lies on Northern Russia’s Yamal Peninsula.

BridgeTex pipeline open season commences

Jul 10, 2014

Magellan Midstream Partners LP and Occidental Petroleum Corp. have launched a supplemental open season for additional transportation commitments for the 300,000-b/d BridgeTex pipeline connecting Colorado City, Tex. with the Houston Gulf Coast area.

Gazprom’s Centrgaz to construct South Stream segment in Serbia

Jul 9, 2014

OAO Gazprom reported that its Centrgaz unit signed a contract July 8 for South Stream gas pipeline construction in Serbia.

Ichthys LNG development reaches another milestone

Jul 8, 2014

The Inpex group’s Ichthys LNG development in the Browse basin offshore Western Australia has recorded another milestone with the hull for the project’s condensate floating production, storage, and offloading vessel recently floated from the dry dock at the Daewoo Geoje shipyard in South Korea.

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