OGJ Transportation Report - Jan 31st, 2024
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January 31, 2024
The future of the expansion of US LNG was put in jeopardy when the White House ordered a halt of new export authorizations while the US DOE beefs up its review process.
Trans Mountain last week received a ruling from the Canada Energy Regulator approving its variance request with conditions for horizontal directional drilling involved in the Mountain 3 segment of the crude oil pipeline expansion.
Glenfarne Energy Transition LLC’s Texas LNG plant has received its Section 10 and Section 404 permits from the US Army Corps of Engineers and Texas state-level approval from the Railroad Commission of Texas.
Williams, Tulsa, Okla., has agreed to acquire a portfolio of natural gas storage assets from an affiliate of Hartree Partners LP for $1.95 billion.
Mexico Pacific Ltd. has executed a third sales agreement with ExxonMobil LNG Asia Pacific for an additional 1.2 million tpy of LNG.
Ksi Lisims LNG signed a 20-year agreement to supply Shell Eastern Trading Pte Ltd. with 2 million tpy of LNG from the Canadian project on a free-on-board basis.
The US Federal Energy Regulatory Commission approved two natural gas pipeline projects last week.
Pembina Pipeline and the Haisla Nation, partners in development of the proposed 3-million tpy Cedar LNG plant, have selected contractors for the design, fabrication, and delivery of the project's FLNG.
In 2023, the number of US LNG cargoes passing through the Panama Canal declined sharply, particularly in the second quarter, in favor of alternative routes via the Suez Canal or the Cape of Good Hope, according to the IEA.
QatarEnergy has signed a long-term LNG supply agreement with Excelerate Energy.

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Golar LNG Ltd.’s 2.3-million tpy floating LNG plant Gimi has arrived at Greater Tortue-Ahmeyim field offshore Mauritania and Senegal.
India’s Petroleum and Natural Gas Regulatory Board (PNGRB) has started the bidding process for the 325-km Jammu-Srinagar natural gas pipeline
Santos will continue pipelay for its Barossa natural gas project offshore Australia, following a court ruling.
New Fortress Energy Inc. can now sell and deliver LNG produced at its floating natural gas liquefaction plant offshore Altamira, Mexico, to US locations, including Puerto Rico.