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Top news of the week September 8-13, 2014

Top news of the week September 8-13, 2014

It is all about LNG exports at U.S. player Cheniere This year was very successful for Houston-based LNG player Cheniere. The company has signed several LNG deals for its Corpus Christy liquefaction project in Texas, and the construction on its Sabine Pass four liquefaction trains is well underway. GE Oil & Gas provides technology and […]

Woodfibre LNG contract goes to Linde

Woodfibre LNG contract goes to Linde

The Linde Group has been awarded a contract to provide engineering and procurement services for a 2.1 million tonnes per annum (MTPA) natural gas liquefaction plant for Woodfibre LNG, a unit of energy resources development company Pacific Oil & Gas (PO&G). The Woodfibre LNG project will be located in the District of Squamish near Vancouver, […]

Tepco, BP unit sign LNG SPA

Tepco, BP unit sign LNG SPA

Tokyo Electric Power Company (Tepco) and BP Singapore, a unit of BP, concluded a sale and purchase deal for liquefied natural gas. Under the agreement, Tepco will purchase up to 1.20 million tons of LNG per year over 17 years from BP Singapore, starting in April 2017. The agreement states that Tepco will receive LNG from […]

Crowley granted small-scale LNG export license by DOE

Crowley granted small-scale LNG export license by DOE

Crowley Maritime subsidiary Carib Energy has been granted a 20-year, small-scale U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) export license for the supply, transportation and distribution of U.S.-sourced LNG into Non-Free Trade Agreement (NTFA) countries in the Caribbean, Central and South America. As a result, both commercial and industrial customers within NFTA countries can now benefit from […]

Cameron LNG gets final export authorization

Cameron LNG gets final export authorization

Cameron LNG, a unit of Sempra Energy, said that it has received final authorization from the U.S. DOE to export domestically produced LNG from its proposed liquefaction facilities in Hackberry, Louisiana, to countries that do not have a free-trade agreement (FTA) with the U.S. “Today’s decision marks the last major regulatory hurdle for our Cameron LNG […]

GE Oil & Gas provides technology and funding for Freeport LNG

GE Oil & Gas provides technology and funding for Freeport LNG

GE Oil & Gas said it is providing both technology and capital to help expedite construction of the Freeport LNG gas liquefaction and liquefied natural gas (LNG) export project in Southeast Texas. GE is supplying the main refrigeration compressors, variable-speed drive electric motors and other electrical equipment for two customized LNG liquefaction trains, each of […]

It is all about LNG exports at U.S. player Cheniere

It is all about LNG exports at U.S. player Cheniere

This year was very successful for Houston-based LNG player Cheniere. The company has signed several LNG deals for its Corpus Christy liquefaction project in Texas, and the construction on its Sabine Pass four liquefaction trains is well underway. In an interview with LNG World News, Jean Abiteboul, President of Cheniere Supply & Marketing, discusses the […]

BV: LNG as fuel gaining momentum

BV: LNG as fuel gaining momentum

An immediate demand for LNG as fuel for container shipping in eco-zones, such as North Europe or the United States, can be expected in the near future, Philippe Donche-Gay, Executive Vice-President of Marine and Offshore Division at Bureau Veritas told our reporters at this year’s SMM exhibition and conference in Hamburg. Donche-Gay said that adoption of […]

Egypt delays LNG import terminal startup

Egypt’s LNG import terminal completion date has been pushed back to December, the country’s oil minister Sherif Ismail said. The project that would allow Egypt to add importing facilities to already existing export facilities has been constantly delayed for two years deepening the energy shortage issues throughout the country. Reuters reports that the deal with […]

Alaska LNG submits pre-filing request with FERC

Alaska LNG submits pre-filing request with FERC

The Alaska LNG project has marked a major milestone with the recent submission of a formal request to the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) to start the pre-file process for the major natural gas project. The FERC pre-file milestone sets the stage for the activity associated with the environmental review required for the siting, design, […]







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