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Can Oil Refinery Close Without Layoffs?
Sunday, October 04, 2020Here is a look back at popular Rigzone articles linked to the downstream from the past week.

Blackstone to Gain $5B from Cheniere LNG Sale
Monday, August 24, 2020The firm's private equity business is unloading its stake of just over 40% of Cheniere Energy Partners LP.

Blackstone May Sell Stake in Cheniere
Wednesday, August 12, 2020Brookfield Asset Management's infrastructure arm reportedly is in talks to acquire Blackstone Group's minority stake in LNG terminal operator Cheniere Energy Partners LP.

Blackstone, Apollo Eye Bid for Western Midstream Stake
Thursday, September 19, 2019Blackstone Group Inc. and Apollo Global Management Inc. are reportedly interested in bidding for a majority stake in Western Midstream Partners LP.

Blackstone Ponders Selling Cheniere Energy Stake
Monday, July 22, 2019Blackstone is considering selling its stake in Cheniere Energy, seven years after agreeing to invest about $1.5B in the owner of the first major LNG export terminal in the U.S.

Peter G. Peterson, Blackstone's Co-Founder, Dies at 91
Wednesday, March 21, 2018Peter G. Peterson, co-founder of the private-equity firm Blackstone Group LP, has died.

Blackstone Adds $10 Billion in Energy Assets With Harvest Deal
Thursday, August 17, 2017Blackstone Group LP will add $10 billion in assets by buying energy investor Harvest Fund Advisors.

Energy Transfer To Sell 32% In Rover Pipeline Entity To Blackstone
Monday, July 31, 2017Energy Transfer Partners says that it would sell a 32.44% stake in the firm constructing the Rover pipeline project to Blackstone.

Blackstone Bets Gas Money Will Be Made in the Oil Patch
Tuesday, April 18, 2017The oil boom in the Permian Basin, America's most prolific crude play, has become a gas boom.

Blackstone to Buy Permian Basin Pipelines for $2 Billion
Monday, April 17, 2017Blackstone Group LP agreed to acquire pipeline company EagleClaw Midstream Ventures LLC for about $2 billion in cash, the latest deal in the prolific Permian Basin of West Texas.

Blackstone, Apollo Size Up Distressed Oil Deals That Banks Shun
Thursday, August 11, 2016Precise numbers are hard to come by, but in conversations with investors, bankers and analysts across the industry, there's little doubt that private equity firms are ramping up their investments.

Blackstone Aims New Fund At Troubled Offshore Drilling Market
Thursday, February 11, 2016Blackstone Group launches a fund to finance the troubled offshore drilling and services sector, the US private equity firm says.

Oil Recovery Startup Gets Going With $700M Blackstone Investment
Wednesday, October 08, 2014Windy Cove says it received a $700 million equity investment from Blackstone Group, funds the company will use to buy mature oilfields that it will flood with carbon dioxide to free trapped oil and gas.

Blue Water Energy, Blackstone and GIC Invest $500M in Siccar Point Energy
Monday, September 01, 2014Blue Water Energy, Blackstone Energy Partners and Singapore's sovereign fund GIC invest $500 million in new North Sea-focused exploration and production company Siccar Point Energy.

Tamarind, Blackstone Form $800M Venture for Upstream Projects in SE Asia
Thursday, July 31, 2014Newly established Tamarind Energy, in partnership with Blackstone Energy, will focus on growing production and reserves from producing oil and gas fields in Southeast Asia.