Sunday, June 24, 2018

Liquefied Natural Gas News

Norway Expects Gas Export Prices to Slip in 2019

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Prices of Norwegian gas exports are likely to rise slightly this year amid strong demand, but will fall back in 2019 as liquefied natural gas (LNG) deliveries in Europe are expected to increase…

Russia's Novatek, S.Korea's Kogas Sign LNG Agreement

Russian energy company Novatek and South Korea's state-run Korea Gas Corp (KOGAS) signed an agreement on liquefied natural gas (LNG) cooperation after talks between Russian…

LNG Imports Climb at CNOOC's Zhejiang Terminal

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CNOOC's Zhejiang terminal will receive 5 million tonnes of liquefied natural gas in 2018 up from 3.58 million tonnes last year, CNOOC Gas and Power Co said on Thursday.The Zhejiang terminal located in Ningbo in

Shell Feeds Gas to Australia's New Prelude FLNG

Prelude FLNG (File photo courtesy Shell)

Royal Dutch Shell has introduced gas to its 490 meter (1,600 ft) long Prelude floating liquefied natural gas (FLNG) unit as part of the cooling process before start-up,…

Thick Sea Ice Blocks Exports from Yamal LNG Plant

LNG carrier Christoph de Margerie (File photo: SCF Group)

Thick sea ice is impeding Arctic shipments of liquefied natural gas (LNG) from Russia's newly-built export plant in Yamal, Russia's state-run nuclear-powered tanker company…

CNOOC Leases Bigger FSRU to Boost LNG Imports

(Photo courtesy of Höegh LNG)

The trading arm of China National Offshore Oil Corp (CNOOC) struck a three-year lease for a bigger floating storage and regasification unit (FSRU) from Hoegh LNG as it seeks…

Qatar Petroleum Seeks International Projects in Cyprus, Morocco

State-owned energy giant Qatar Petroleum (QP) is exploring oil and gas in Morocco and Cyprus as it aims to expand its liquefied natural gas (LNG) assets abroad while trimming costs at home…

Japan Eyes LNG Projects in Russian Arctic

Russian Energy Minister said on Wednesday Japan was interested in taking part in projects to produce liquefied natural gas in the Arctic. "Japan today shows its interest in increasing cooperation in the Arctic…

Sarawak State Govt Seeks Stake in LNG Train

Malaysia's Sarawak state government said it is negotiating with Petroliam Nasional Berhad to acquire a 10 percent equity stake in a liquefied natural gas (LNG) production…

Bear Paw to Construct Point Tupper Pipeline

Greg Vesey Photo LNGL

Bear Paw Pipeline Corporation Inc. (Bear Paw), an indirect wholly-owned subsidiary of Liquefied Natural Gas Limited (LNGL), has received Nova Scotia Utility and Review Board…

Liquigás Sale Could net Petrobras $768 mln

Brazil's state-run oil company Petroleo Brasileiro SA could get up to 2.5 billion reais ($768.07 million) from the sale of its liquefied natural gas distributor Liquigás Distribuidora SA…

Total Buys Engie's LNG Assets for $1.5B

French oil and gas major Total said on Wednesday it has reached an agreement to buy the liquefied natural gas (LNG) assets of energy group Engie in a deal worth $1.5 billion.

VT Halter Nabs Deal to Build LNG Bunkering ATB

As  the move toward LNG as marine fuel moves foward in earnest, Singapore Technologies Engineering Ltd (ST Engineering) announced that its US shipyard, VT Halter Marine…

Santos in the Red on LNG Project

Map: Santos GLNG Project

Australia’s third-biggest oil and gas producer Santos Ltd  reported a first-half net loss of $1.1 billion after taking a $1.05 billion charge on its Gladstone liquefied…

Putin to Saudi Energy Minister: Buy Our Gas, Save Your Oil

Russian President Vladimir Putin offered Saudi Energy Minister Khalid al-Falih to buy Russian liquefied natural gas (LNG) in order to spare Saudi Arabia's oil, the Interfax…

Finland's First LNG Terminal Commissioned

Finland's first LNG terminal was opened in Pori, Finland - allows LNG deliveries outside the gas network.

Finland's first LNG import terminal was opened this morning - 12/09/2016 - in Pori, Finland. At the same time including liquefied natural gas (LNG) deliveries to customers will begin.

K-Line, NYK Line, Chubu Electric, Toyota Tsusho Eye LNG Bunkering

Photo: K-Line Europe Ltd

Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha (K Line), Chubu Electric Power, Toyota Tsusho Corporation and Nippon Yusen Kabushiki Kaisha (NYK Line) have decided to work in the field of liquefied natural gas (LNG) bunkering in Japan.

DOE Nod for Magnolia LNG Non-FTA Exports

Gregory M Vesey - Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer Photo LNGL

Liquefied Natural Gas Limited have informed that the US Department of Energy (DOE) has announced today its decision granting LNGL’s Magnolia LNG Project authorization to…

Peru Workers Plan Strike That Could Disrupt LNG Exports

Natural gas workers in Peru plan to hold an indefinite strike starting Dec. 29 that would disrupt production of the widely-used fuel as well as Royal Dutch Shell Plc's liquefied natural gas exports…

Delivering liquefied bio gas to Hafslund

Hafslund Heat is testing liquefied bio gas Photo Skangas

As part of its effort to find innovative ways to produce renewable district heat, Hafslund Heat is now testing liquefied bio gas (LBG) as an alternative to liquefied natural…