Transport - LNG

Growth Opportunities In A Down LNG Market

Low LNG prices have been a disappointment for producers, but the benefit to consumers opens up new market opportunities.


Key Regions' Supplies Weaken Asian LNG Spot Price Demand For March

Meanwhile, Britain will take in its first-ever LNG from Peru later in February as converging prices between the two global benchmarks--the NBP gas trading hub and Asian spot prices--made it more attractive to offload cargoes in Europe, Reuters reported.


Report: Malaysia's Petronas Could Relocate Pacific NorthWest LNG Project

Petronas holds a majority stake in the project, which has received criticism from environmental groups and aboriginal communities who say it will increase greenhouse-gas emissions and destroy a critical salmon habitat, Reuters reported.


Magellan Petroleum, Tellurian Finalize Merger

Tellurian Investments was founded as a private company on Feb. 23, 2016, by Charif Souki and Martin Houston. 


Japan's Inpex Will Start Up Ichthys LNG Project This Year

The Ichthys project was dealt a blow in January as engineering firm CIMIC, involved in building the facility's power station, reported it was exiting the project. This led many to expect production delays.


South Korea's KOGAS 'Interested' In US Shale Gas Projects

KOGAS would be "interested" in participating in U.S. shale gas projects, with such investment curbing any potential trade pressure on South Korea from the U.S. government, CEO says.


China's Guanghui Energy Will Invest US$101.73 Million In LNG Infrastructure

China's Guanghui Energy invested 700 million yuan (US$101.73 million) to build two tanks for its Qidong LNG plant, new natural gas pipelines and natural gas service stations in 2017, the company said in a filing to the Shanghai Stock Exchange on Feb. 7.


Indonesia's Bontang LNG Plant Could Produce 32 Uncommitted Cargoes

A standard LNG cargo contains about 160,000 cubic meters of natural gas, or 74,000 tonnes of LNG, but different vessels can carry varying amounts, Reuters said.


Qatar Petroleum Joins Consortium Developing Pakistan LNG Project

Reuters reported the project will include a floating storage and regasification unit, a jetty and a pipeline leading to shore, according to a statement from QP.


Australian Liquefaction Delays May Keep Spot Prices Afloat

Japan's LNG prices have bounce back by 50% since May 2016l


From Marcellus Footprint, Spectra Plans A Leap

Spectra’s Appalachian projects are on track to expand volumes moved from 5.5 Bcf/d to 9.5 Bcf/d.



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