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Corpus Christi Port Chief Says U.S. LNG Exports Will Provide Huge Economic Gains

Corpus Christi Port Chief Says U.S. LNG Exports Will Provide Huge Economic Gains

Port of Corpus Christi Authority Commission Chair, Judy Hawley recently testified before a US House Comittee on the benefits of exporting LNG from the United States. Hawley told lawmakers that the LNG exports could provide huge economic gains that would flow well beyond the oilfields. Cheniere Energy is planning a liquefaction project on the La […]

EIA: U.S. Spot Gas Prices Up

EIA: U.S. Spot Gas Prices Up

Although the Henry Hub spot price fell slightly from $4.66/MMBtu last Wednesday, April 9, to $4.62/MMBtu on April 15, natural gas spot prices rose somewhat at most market locations this week, the U.S. Energy Information Adminstration (EIA) said in a report. At the New York Mercantile Exchange (Nymex), the price of the near-month futures contract […]

PHMSA Grants Design Spill Criteria for Sabine Pass Stage 3 Expansion

PHMSA Grants Design Spill Criteria for Sabine Pass Stage 3 Expansion

The U.S. Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Administration (PHMSA) has filed a letter with FERC saying that it has no objection to the methodology used by Sabine Pass for determining single accidental leakage sources for candidate design spills to establish the siting for its proposed Stage 3 expansion at the Sabine Pass LNG export terminal in Cameron Parish, […]

PIRA: Russian Gas Supply Cutoff via Ukraine Unlikely to Happen

PIRA: Russian Gas Supply Cutoff via Ukraine Unlikely to Happen

PIRA Energy Group reports that Russian supply cutoff via Ukraine is unlikely to happen. While in the U.S., the first EIA report of the injection season revealed a paltry 4 BCF build. The longer term implications of a Russian supply cutoff via Ukraine are so significant that PIRA still believes that it is unlikely to […]

Assemblyman Goldfeder Opposes Port Ambrose LNG Project

Assemblyman Goldfeder Opposes Port Ambrose LNG Project

Assemblyman Phil Goldfeder (D-Rockaway) has sent a letter urging Governor Cuomo to strongly oppose the Port Ambrose project, a proposed deep-water port facility for liquefied natural gas (LNG), based roughly 19 miles off the New York shore. Goldfeder, with dozens of New York State Assembly Members and State Senators, urged the Governor to veto the […]

Minister Coleman Welcomes Triton LNG Export Approval, Canada

Minister Coleman Welcomes Triton LNG Export Approval, Canada

Minister of Natural Gas Development Rich Coleman has issued the following statement in response to Triton LNG export approval: “British Columbia continues to work toward providing energy to Asia’s growing economies. The approval of Triton LNG’s export licence by the National Energy Board is another concrete example of the progress being made to build a […]

Sundyne Buys PPI

Sundyne Buys PPI

Sundyne announced the merger with Pressure Products Industries (PPI), a manufacturer of sealless reciprocating diaphragm compressors for the refining, petrochemical, chemical, LNG and semiconductor markets. For over 60 years, PPI has engineered compressor packages renowned for leak free performance that deliver non-contaminating compression of critical gases. Built to comply with modified API 618 standards, Sundyne […]

Community Committee on Woodfibre LNG Project to Be Formed

Community Committee on Woodfibre LNG Project to Be Formed

District of Squamish officials have announced the creation of a community committee for the Woodfibre LNG project. The committee is being created to objectively assess the proposed project and provide input to both the project proponents and the District. “Economic development has been this Council’s number one priority, and there is currently great momentum with […]

Baker Hughes Q1 Revenue at USD 5.7 Bln

Baker Hughes Q1 Revenue at USD 5.7 Bln

Baker Hughes posted a revenue of USD 5.7 billion for the first quarter of this year, a rise of 10 percent compared to the same period a year before. “This quarter we delivered an increase in profit margins and earnings,” said Martin Craighead, Baker Hughes Chairman and Chief Executive Officer. “Our performance is the result […]

Petrobras, Mitsui Ink MoU for LNG Terminal Feasibility Study

Petrobras, Mitsui Ink MoU for LNG Terminal Feasibility Study

Petrobras of Brazil signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Japan’s Mitsui and the Government of Rio Grande do Sul to prepare a study for building an LNG import terminal. LNG regasification terminal in Rio Grande do Sul would be Petrobras’ fourth LNG import terminal. The deadline for completion of the feasibility study is 12 months […]







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