Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Cheniere Energy News

Cheniere Boosts LNG Tanker Fleet Amid Asian Demand Boom

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U.S. liquefied natural gas (LNG) producer Cheniere Energy has expanded its shipping fleet with a flurry of spot vessel charters to keep up with Asian winter demand growth as spot prices hit three-year highs…

Rising US LNG Exports Boost Interest in Natgas Futures

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A surge in speculative interest in the U.S. liquefied natural gas (LNG) export boom has pushed open interest in natural gas futures to an all-time high, traders said on Thursday.

US to Export LNG to China

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Buyers from China are looking at long term liquefied natural gas (LNG) supplies from US firm Cheniere Energy, news agency Reuters quoted a company official as saying. This would…

Landmark US LNG Exports Delayed

The long-awaited first liquefied natural gas exports from the lower 48 U.S. states will have to wait another month or two due to mechanical problems at the Sabine Pass terminal in Louisiana…

Cheniere Announces Feygin as Senior VP

Cheniere Energy, Inc. announced today that Anatol Feygin has joined the company as Senior Vice President, Strategy and Corporate Development. Feygin joins Cheniere after seven years at Loews Corporation…

Cheniere Appoints Two Icahn Capital Directors to Board

Liquefied natural gas company Cheniere Energy Inc named two Icahn Capital LP managing directors to its board, days after activist investor Carl Icahn reported a stake in the company.

RRJ to Invest $1 bln in U.S. LNG Project

Asian buyout firm RRJ Capital has increased its bet on the U.S liquefied natural gas (LNG) sector by agreeing to invest about $1 billion in convertible notes issued by Cheniere Energy Inc…

Lithuania Inks U.S. LNG Supply Deal

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Lithuania's state-owned gas trader Lietuvos Duju Tiekimas (LDT) said on Monday it had signed a deal to buy liquefied natural gas (LNG) directly from the United States for the first…

CFE Awards 9-Cargo LNG Tender for Q4 Delivery

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Mexico's state-run power utility CFE has picked Royal Dutch Shell and most likely Cheniere Energy to deliver nine liquefied natural gas (LNG) cargoes in the fourth-quarter, trade sources said.

Cheniere Energy Delays Export of First LNG Cargo

Cheniere Energy Partners LP delayed the first export of liquefied natural gas cargo from its Sabine Pass liquefaction project in Louisiana, citing "instrumentation issues". Cheniere…

US Exports First Shale Gas

The United States has exported its first liquefied natural gas (LNG) cargo from the lower 48 states, after a tanker set sail from Cheniere Energy's Sabine Pass export terminal in Louisiana.

Cheniere, Gas Natural LNG Deal Worth $13b

A 20-year liquefied natural gas (LNG) sale-and-purchase agreement between Cheniere Energy and Gas Natural Fenosa announced on Monday is worth $13 billion, a source with knowledge of the deal said.

GE Wins$1b Cheniere LNG Train Service Deal

GE and Sabine Pass Liquefaction, a subsidiary of Cheniere Energy Partners, L.P., have entered into a $1 billion, 20+-year service contract under which GE will provide spare parts and planned inspections…

Port Corpus Christi to benefit from LNG partnership with China

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Port Corpus Christi officials are confident that the agreement signed between Cheniere Energy of Houston and China National Petroleum Corporation (CNPC) will bring increased traffic to the port…

Netherlands to Receive LNG from Sabine Pass Plant

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The Netherlands will receive its second-ever liquefied natural gas (LNG) shipment from Cheniere Energy's Sabine Pass export facility in the United States on Oct. 6, according to shipping data.

Iberdrola: U.S. LNG Contract Worth $5.6 bln

Spanish power company Iberdrola said on Friday it had signed a 20-year liquefied natural gas (LNG) sale and purchase agreement with Cheniere Energy Inc worth $5.6 billion. LNG deliveries are due to begin in 2019…

LNG Tanker Creole Spirit Headed for Portugal from US

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The Creole Spirit liquefied natural gas (LNG) tanker is destined for Portugal from the U.S. Sabine Pass project, two trade sources said. Creole Spirit is the sixth cargo to be exported…

Jim Chanos is short Cheniere Energy - CNBC

Hedge fund shortseller Jim Chanos, founder of Kynikos Associates, said Wednesday that he is betting against Cheniere Energy Inc. "We've been pretty negative for the past six months on this LNG space.

JERA imports first US LNG into Japan

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JERA Co., Inc. announced that an LNG cargo produced in the contiguous United States (“US LNG”) has arrived at Joetsu LNG Terminal of Chubu Electric Power Company today. This is the first import of US LNG into Japan.

First U.S. Shale Gas Exports Imminent

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Asia Vision LNG tanker docks at Cheniere's export terminal. A liquefied natural gas (LNG) tanker on Sunday docked at the Sabine Pass terminal in Louisiana, with only days to go…