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Petronas Canada LNG Project Chief Sees Investment Decision In Months

Long considered a front-runner in the race to build Canada's first LNG export project, the consortium behind Pacific NorthWest pledged last June to start construction as soon as it was approved by regulators, eyeing the end of 2015.

Emily Moser
Fri, 04/29/2016 - 07:20
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Arbitration Court Fines Argentina's YPF $500 Million In Gas Export Case

At time of disputed contracts, YPF was controlled by Spain's Repsol. Argentina suspended sales of natural gas to Brazil and Chile in 2004, when its production began falling, Reuters said. 

Erin Pedigo
Thu, 04/28/2016 - 13:55
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Total, Russian Banks Enter Final Stage Of $4 Billion Yamal LNG Deal

Patrick de La Chevardiere said that due to sanctions, American dollars will not finance the Yamal LNG project, but that the project’s figures were in dollar equivalent, Reuters reported.

Erin Pedigo
Wed, 04/27/2016 - 12:25
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Husky Energy, CNOOC In Dispute Over Gas Payments For Liwan Project

FirstEnergy Capital analyst Mike Dunn said the fixed price agreement had been made before Liwan went ahead and was key to Husky's final decision to invest in the project, Reuters reported.

Erin Pedigo
Tue, 04/26/2016 - 11:40
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The Enbridge Line 3 Is Approved With 89 Conditions

Despite being a cross-border project, Line 3 will not require a U.S. presidential permit, which ultimately scuppered TransCanada Corp's Keystone XL, because Enbridge is restoring the pipeline to its original capacity.

Erin Pedigo
Mon, 04/25/2016 - 17:31
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New York Rejects Constitution Pipeline

Project partners claim politics at their worst as another pipeline designed to bring Appalachian gas to premium markets is put into question and raises the specter of a continued high Northeast gas prices. 

Frank Nieto
Mon, 04/25/2016 - 17:08
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Alberta Premier Notley, Prime Minister Trudeau 'Aligned' On Pipeline Policies

Natural Resources Minister Jim Carr told reporters outside the Trudeau-Notley meeting that the approval process for pipeline projects remained the same as outlined in January, Reuters said.

Erin Pedigo
Mon, 04/25/2016 - 12:06
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TransCanada Agrees To Quebec Environmental Review For Pipeline

The resolution removes a potential hurdle but also introduces another approval process for the pipeline, which will carry 1.1 million barrels per day of crude from Alberta's oil sands to the country's Atlantic coast.

Emily Moser
Mon, 04/25/2016 - 07:48
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Single Engineering Competency System Will Handle Australia’s Onshore, Offshore Pipelines

In developing the competency standards with offshore pipeline engineers, APGA worked with the Society for Underwater Technology’s Perth, Australia, branch, which is producing a set of competency standards for all subsea engineering.

Erin Pedigo
Thu, 04/21/2016 - 12:10
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Senate Passes Energy Bill That Will Speed LNG Export Process, Protect Power Grid

API President and CEO Jack Gerard also said that as the No.1 natural gas producer in the world, the U.S. also needs to invest in reliable infrastructure.

Erin Pedigo
Wed, 04/20/2016 - 09:40
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API's Isakower: EPA's Latest Data On Methane Flawed

The Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) greenhouse gas inventory is seriously flawed and inconsistent with previous EPA reports and other scientific research, according to Kyle Isakower, the vice president of regulatory and economic policy for the American Petroleum Institute.

Erin Pedigo
Tue, 04/19/2016 - 17:45
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Queensland Initiates Ban On Underground Coal Gasification

Carbon Energy, whose stock dropped nearly 8% on April 18, said it had passed every environmental and scientific test put before it over the past eight years, Reuters reported.

Erin Pedigo
Tue, 04/19/2016 - 14:14

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