Canada could become one of the world's top LNG exporters, but projects have not been constructed, as roughly 110 million tonnes of government-approved export capacity await FIDs, Reuters said.
The Sempra Energy subsidiary requested the pre-filing review for its proposed Port Arthur LNG facility in Port Arthur, Texas. It could handle about 10 million tonnes per year.
A consultant can evaluate a company’s assets to choose the best path forward without requiring a large investment during a downturn, a Sapient Global Markets director told Hart Energy.
The extension was granted to allow time to finalize transportation service agreements. The open season will now end April 13 instead of March 13, the companies added
The Bear Head LNG project on Nova Scotia's Strait of Canso will handle 8 million tonnes per year of LNG. According to John Godbold, project director, operations could begin by 2019.
Houston-based Texas LNG started talks with potential customers in Eastern Europe, Latin America and Asia for a project collecting fees to liquefy natural gas for overseas sales, Bloomberg said.
Rockies Express Pipeline LLC (REX) announced several significant financial and commercial developments.
The pipeline will transport various grades of crude oil from the D-J Basin, and potentially the broader Rocky Mountain area resource plays, to storage facilities in Cushing, Okla.
Obama said the U.S. should focus on “American infrastructure for American jobs for American producers.”
The project is among several proposals to tap into ample supplies of gas from shale rock in the U.S. to meet demand from Japan, South Korea and other LNG importers.
White House press secretary Josh Earnest said it’s “certainly possible” that Obama would eventually approve the Keystone XL pipeline.
The system is in active development and is scheduled to commence service in the fourth quarter of 2016.