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Exxon, Alaska File Permit Request To Export Alaska Natural Gas
Monday, July 21, 2014 ExxonMobil, its partners and the state of Alaska are seeking federal permission to export LNG from a project that includes an 800-mile pipeline cutting across the state from Alaska's North Slope.
China Studies Floating Gas Plants for South China Sea
Thursday, July 17, 2014 CNOOC is studying the possibility of building a multi-billion-dollar floating liquefied natural gas (FLNG) vessel, as-yet untried technology that would likely be used to produce gas from the deep waters of the South China Sea.
APPEA Welcomes Carbon Tax Repeal, Boost for Australian LNG Exporters
Thursday, July 17, 2014 Australia's industry association APPEA welcomes the Australian Senate's vote to repeal the carbon tax as it removes a cost burden for the country's liquefied natural gas exporters.
Thailand Turns Off Tap on Gas Imports as Economy Falters
Monday, July 14, 2014 Thailand is cutting natural gas imports after consumption growth in Asia's fourth-largest user of the fuel has sagged to two-decade lows, threatening to idle costly fuel import facilities and force suppliers to turn to rival buyers such as China.
Bechtel Completes Modules Installation for GLNG's First Production Train
Friday, July 11, 2014 Bechtel completes installation of all modules for the first liquefied natural gas (LNG) production train at Gladstone LNG facility on Curtis Island, Queensland, Australia.
China Signs $1.6B Engineering Deal for Siberian LNG Project
Thursday, July 10, 2014 CNOOC's subsidiary inks a $1.6 billion deal to build equipment for a liquefied natural gas project in Siberia, the company says.
Japan's MOL To Launch Arctic Ocean LNG Route From Russia's Yamal In 2018
Wednesday, July 09, 2014 Japan's Mitsui OSK Lines is to begin transporting liquefied natural gas through the Arctic Ocean in 2018 using icebreaking LNG tankers.
Feds Seek to Hike LNG Facility User Fees
Tuesday, July 08, 2014 The US Department of Transportation is accepting comments on a proposal to increase the user fees it levies on LNG facility operators.
Philippines Considers LNG Import Receiving Options
Friday, July 04, 2014 The Philippines is exploring plans on liquefied natural gas import receiving options as the country cannot depend on supplies from the offshore Malampaya gas development indefinitely.
ABS, DSME to Jointly Develop the Industry's First LNG Fueled Drillship
Thursday, July 03, 2014 ABS partners Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering to develop the industry's first liquefied natural gas fueled drillship.
Alaska Governor Says Design Work To Start On New LNG Project
Thursday, July 03, 2014 The state of Alaska and four energy firms sign a JV agreement to begin preliminary work on an 800-mile natural gas pipeline from the North Slope to an LNG export plant.
Australia's Woodside To Buy US LNG To Gain Price Flexibility
Tuesday, July 01, 2014 Woodside signs up to buy liquefied natural gas from Cheniere Energy's export plant in Texas in a move to help it remain a competitive supplier to buyers in Japan, Korea and Taiwan.
Icon, Shantou SinoEnergy Extend Gas Sales Agreement Deadline to June 2015
Monday, June 30, 2014 Icon Energy and Shantou SinoEnergy extend the completion date for a Gas Sales Agreement to June 2015.
QGC Commences Operations at QCLNG Project's Major Gas Processing Network
Friday, June 27, 2014 QGC commences operations at a network of upstream natural gas processing facilities in preparation for first LNG at Australia's Queensland Curtis LNG project in the fourth quarter of 2014.
Inpex Midway Through Developing the Ichthys LNG Project in Australia
Thursday, June 26, 2014 Inpex reaches the half way mark in the development of Ichthys liquefied natural gas project in Australia.
Clyde Russell: It's Time to Separate Myths From Reality in LNG
Thursday, June 26, 2014 The gap between perception and myth in liquefied natural gas (LNG) is widening, with both buyers and suppliers appearing to subscribe to views that bear limited resemblance to reality.
Santos, GDF Shelve Bonaparte FLNG Development Option Offshore Darwin
Thursday, June 19, 2014 Santos and GDF Suez shelve the Bonaparte floating liquefied natural gas development option offshore Darwin, Australia.
North West Shelf LNG Tender Goes to BG, Itochu and Statoil
Thursday, June 19, 2014 North West Shelf liquefied natural gas export plant awards cargo to BG Group, Itochu and Statoil as part of a tender.
Australia Faces New Challenges Attracting LNG Investments
Thursday, June 19, 2014 Australia's competitiveness as a liquefied natural gas investment center has been put under further scrutiny as new local and foreign challenges emerge.
Huge Russia-China Gas Deal Still Leaves Door Open To Japan
Monday, June 09, 2014 China may end up helping out rival Japan thanks to its $400 billion Russian gas deal.
Shell: Only A Fraction Of Big Gas Export Projects Will Be Built
Monday, June 09, 2014 Only a fraction of the natural gas export projects being developed around the world will become reality, according to Shell.
Gas-to-Liquids: No Longer a Footnote for the Upstream Industry
Monday, June 02, 2014 Having long been a niche sideshow of the energy business, GTL now has the potential to enter center stage with solutions poised to enable access to more than 50 billion barrels of oil equivalent.
Statoil Extends Norway's Snoehvit LNG Plant Outage Until June 12
Wednesday, May 28, 2014 Maintenance at the Snoehvit LNG plant in Norway's Arctic will be extended by three days until June 12, Statoil says.
Angola LNG Shutdown To Last Until Mid-2015
Wednesday, May 28, 2014 The Angola LNG export project is expected to resume production in mid-2015 following a rupture on a flare line that forced it to shut down, a spokesman says.
Technip Bags Contract for LNG Plant in Fengzhen, Inner Mongolia
Monday, May 26, 2014 Technip bags an engineering, procurement and technical assistance contract from Fengzhen Wanjie Gas Co. for a liquefied natural gas plant in Fengzhen city in China's Inner Mongolia province.
ExxonMobil Ships First Cargo from PNG LNG Project Ahead of Schedule
Monday, May 26, 2014 ExxonMobil ships first liquefied natural gas (LNG) cargo from the Papua New Guinea LNG project ahead of schedule.