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Alberta's premier seeks more North American energy integration

Feb 16, 2015

Better policy integration and cooperation will be needed for Canada, Mexico, and the US to fully realize the North American energy renaissance's potential, Alberta Premier Jim Prentice said.

Watching Government: New York moves ahead on LNG

Feb 16, 2015

New York, a state more often associated with fiercely resisting unconventional natural gas exploration and production, established a program to regulate LNG facilities on Jan. 27.

BG's 2015 budget 'significantly lower' than 2014

Feb 16, 2015

BG Group plans capital expenditures on a cash basis of $6-7 billion in 2015, a range it says is "significantly lower than 2014" due to "a lower oil price environment."

Pessimism mounts over UK offshore industry

Feb 16, 2015

Pessimism about the UK offshore oil and gas industry is gaining momentum.

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Feb 16, 2015

International news for oil and gas professionals

Alaska LNG project partners file resource reports with FERC

Feb 12, 2015

A series of draft environmental and socioeconomic reports for the Alaska LNG project have been submitted to the US Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, which is responsible for conducting the environmental review of the project.

US House vote sends Keystone XL approval bill to Obama’s desk

Feb 12, 2015

The US House of Representatives voted by 270 to 152 to pass S. 1, which would deem the proposed Keystone XL crude oil pipeline approved more than 6 years after sponsor TransCanada Corp. applied for its presidential crossborder permit. The Feb. 11 action sends the measure to US President Barack Obama’s desk, where it is likely to be vetoed.

Australia Pacific LNG receives first gas at Curtis Island

Feb 12, 2015

The Origin Energy Ltd.-led Australia Pacific LNG (APLNG) has reached a major milestone with first gas arriving at the group’s LNG plant on Curtis Island near Gladstone on the central east coast of Queensland.

TransCanada challenges EPA’s comments on Keystone XL SEIS

Feb 11, 2015

TransCanada Corp. responded to the Feb. 2 comment letter from the US Environmental Protection Agency on the US Department of State’s final supplemental environmental impact statement (SEIS) for the Keystone XL crude oil pipeline.

PNR cuts capital spending nearly in half

Feb 11, 2015

Pioneer Natural Resources Co. (PNR), Dallas, plans to spend $1.85 billion in 2015 following a fourth quarter in which the company reported a net income of $431 million. The new budget represents a 45% reduction from 2014 capital spending for continuing operations, a change attributed to low oil prices.

InterOil wins arbitration over rights dispute with Oil Search

Feb 11, 2015

The International Chamber of Commerce arbitration panel in London has found in favor of InterOil Corp. in its battle with Oil Search Ltd. over preemptive rights in Elk-Antelope gas field in retention licence PRL 15 onshore Papua New Guinea.

Study finds FLNG scheme ‘viable’ for Pandora field development

Feb 11, 2015

A recent study has found that Cott Oil & Gas Ltd’s plans to use a floating LNG (FLNG) vessel for development of Pandora gas field in the Gulf of Papua are technically and commercially viable.

PACE survey finds 69% support for crude exports to trading partners

Feb 11, 2015

More than two thirds of registered voters responding in a nationwide telephone survey commissioned by Producers for American Crude Exports (PACE) supported allowing US producers to sell crude to customers in countries that have a trading agreement with the US.

New study finds wide variations in gathering systems’ methane samples

Feb 11, 2015

Samples of methane emissions from 114 natural gas gathering stations and 16 processing plants across 13 states found wide variations in amounts actually released, a recent study revealed. Researchers at Colorado State University in Fort Collins, Carnegie Mellon University, and Aerodyne Research took the samples over 20 weeks starting in October 2013.

FERC approves Constitution pipeline to move Marcellus gas northeast

Feb 10, 2015

The Marcellus and Utica natural gas plays have made headlines for years, but moving the gas to end users to the East has not been easy due to a limited pipeline capacity.

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