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Thai PTT in Pact with Anadarko to Buy LNG from Mozambique
Friday, December 13, 2013 Thailand's PTT signs deal with Anadarko to buy 2.6 million tons per year of liquefied natural gas from a field in Mozambique's Rovuma Basin.
Australian Government Approves Arrow's Proposed LNG Plant on Curtis Island
Wednesday, December 11, 2013 Arrow Energy receives approval from the Federal Government for its proposed liquefied natural gas plant on Curtis Island, off Gladstone, in central Queensland, Australia.
Small, Mid-Scale LNG Developments May Be A Better Fit for Southeast Asia
Wednesday, December 11, 2013 Southeast Asia's escalating gas demand may be better met by developing small and mid-scale LNG projects rather than costly large-scale developments.
Woodside Sees Final Decision on Israel's Leviathan in Early 2014
Tuesday, December 10, 2013 Woodside Petroleum expects to make a final decision on an investment in Israel's Leviathan field in the first half of 2014, around the time that Israel is likely to finalize its tax policy for gas export projects.
Lured by Cheap Coal, Southeast Asia Turns Away from Gas
Monday, December 09, 2013 Southeast Asia's power sector will tilt away from gas to use more coal by the end of this decade, chipping away at demand for liquefied natural gas as the region of more than 600 million people tries to cut costs to meet soaring electricity needs.
Total Buys Stake In Papua New Guinea Bloc
Friday, December 06, 2013 Total agrees to buy a 61.3-percent stake in InterOil's Papua New Guinea gas fields for up to $3.6 billion.
Sources: Chevron's $6.4B China Gas Project Pushed Back Again
Friday, December 06, 2013 A $6.4 billion gas project being built by Chevron in China is facing further delays due to disagreements with partner PetroChina over how to develop the technically tricky fields, three industry sources say.
Indonesia Signs First LNG Import Deal as Consumption Grows
Thursday, December 05, 2013 Indonesia has signed its first liquefied natural gas (LNG) import deal, signalling the beginning of a sea change for a country that has been one of the top exporters of the fuel for decades.
Samsung Engineering Inks $770M Deal to Build Gas Terminal in Terengganu
Thursday, December 05, 2013 Samsung Engineering signs a $770 million contract with Petronas Carigali and Hess Exploration and Production Malaysia to build the Terengganu Gas Terminal Development Project in Malaysia.
US Delays in LNG, Coal Export Permitting Could Violate WTO Agreements
Wednesday, December 04, 2013 The delay in US permits for LNG and coal export facilities could violate WTO agreements, a former WTO official argues in a recent report.
Santos Sees 2014 Production Driven by PNG LNG Start-Up
Wednesday, December 04, 2013 Santos discloses that the company's 2014 production is projected to reach 52 to 57 million barrels of oil equivalent, driven by start-up of the Papua New Guinea liquefied natural gas project in 2Q 2014.
Shell Floats Hull for Prelude FLNG Vessel
Tuesday, December 03, 2013 Shell says that the 1,600-foot hull for the Prelude FLNG vessel, the world's largest floating facility, has been floated out of a dry dock in Korea.
Report: Japan and Indian Groups May Split 10% in Yamal LNG Plant
Thursday, November 28, 2013 Two groups of Japanese and Indian companies may take a combined stake of almost 10 percent in Russia's Yamal liquified natural gas (LNG) project, which would benefit from broader access to Asian markets from the sale, a newspaper reports.
Report: France's Total Eyes Gazprom's Baltic LNG Project
Wednesday, November 27, 2013 Total is looking for a stake in Gazprom's future Baltic liquefied natural gas plant after the partners decided to mothball their Shtokman LNG project, Vedomosti daily says.
BC Minister: Sinopec in Talks on Canada Site for LNG Project
Wednesday, November 20, 2013 Sinopec is in serious talks on a site for a potential liquefied natural gas export terminal in British Columbia, the province's Minister of Natural Gas Development says.
Pavilion Energy to Buy Stake in Tanzania Blocks for $1.29B
Thursday, November 14, 2013 Ophir Energy inks agreement to sell a 20 percent stake in Blocks 1, 3 and 4 off Tanzania to Singapore's Pavilion Energy for $1.288 billion.
CNOOC Signs Land Deal for LNG Terminal in Canada
Wednesday, November 13, 2013 CNOOC signs a sole proponent agreement with the provincial government of British Columbia to examine the development of a liquefied natural gas terminal at Grassy Point along Canada's west coast.
Martin Houston Steps Down as BG Group COO
Wednesday, November 13, 2013 BG Group COO Martin Houston steps down from its board before retiring from the group at the end of 2014.
BG Completes Deals to Sell Additional Interests in QCLNG Project to CNOOC
Monday, November 11, 2013 BG completes transactions with China National Offshore Oil Corporation to sell additional interests in the Queensland Curtis liquefied natural gas project in Australia for $1.93 billion.
Report: China's First Floating LNG Terminal to Receive Gas in Dec
Wednesday, November 06, 2013 China's first floating liquefied natural gas (LNG) import terminal expects to start operation next month, local media reported, just in time to help ease a looming winter supply crunch in the world's top energy consumer.
SLNG Appoints John Ng as CEO, Issues EOI for Terminal Expansion
Wednesday, October 30, 2013 Singapore's SLNG appoints John Ng as CEO to succeed Neil McGregor, who will hand over the position at the end of the year.
Southeast Asia LNG Demand to Reach 40 Mtpa by 2025
Monday, October 28, 2013 Southeast Asia will import 40 million tons per annum of liquefied natural gas by 2025, comprising 13 percent of Asia Pacific's demand, Qatargas CEO Sheik Khalid bin Khalifa al-Thani said at the Singapore International Energy Week.
What Types of Jobs Will LNG Export Terminals Create?
Tuesday, October 22, 2013 The oil and gas industry needs to plan for training and developing personnel to support the burgeoning US LNG export sector, experts say.
Russia's Novatek to Supply 3M Tons of LNG per Year to CNPC
Tuesday, October 22, 2013 Novatek to supply three millions tons per year of LNG to China National Petroleum Corporation.
India's ONGC Interested in Russia's Arctic Offshore
Monday, October 21, 2013 Indian state-owned oil company ONGC is interested in exploring for oil and gas in the Arctic offshore with Russian partners, leaders of the two countries said after summit talks in Moscow.
Russia's Putin Offers More Tax Incentives For Yamal LNG
Monday, October 21, 2013 Russia's President orders his government to expand tax breaks to more deposits that will supply gas to the Novatek-led LNG project in the Yamal peninsula.
Asian Investors, LNG Buyers Look to N. America as Australia Taps Out
Friday, October 18, 2013 North America pushes Australia out of the top spot for new Asian investment in gas development, industry executives say.
Woodside Says May Build 3 Floating LNG Plants for Browse
Tuesday, October 15, 2013 Woodside Petroleum could build three floating liquefied natural gas plants for its Browse project, according to its chief executive.
CEO: S.Korea's KOGAS Considering Selling 5-10% Stake in LNG Canada
Tuesday, October 15, 2013 KOGAS is considering selling a portion of its stake in the LNG Canada project, according to the firm's chief executive.