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Noble Energy, the US developer of natural gas and LNG projects in the East Mediterranean, said the government of Egypt has reiterated its support for importing natural gas from Israel…
Uruguayan Energy Minister Carolina Cosse said the South American nation had cancelled plans by Japan's Marubeni Corp. and Engie of France to deploy the world's largest Floating…
Most liquefied natural gas contracts are staying on track for now in contrast to other energy ventures postponed because the declining oil price and the Chinese economic…
Japanese classification society Nippon Kaiji Kyokai, known as ClassNK, said the consequences of the US shale-gas boom continues to work its way through world energy markets while…
Japanese liquefied natural gas project developer Inpex Corp. and Royal Dutch Shell plan to produce more LNG than originally envisaged from the Abadi Floating LNG project in Indonesian waters…
Hoegh LNG President and Chief Executive Sveinung J. S. Stohle said the Norwegian floating storage and regasification vessel provider posted improved operating and net results because the…
The Gorgon liquefied natural gas project in Western Australia, already the costliest in the world at $US54 billion, could face further delays to its completion schedule because of…
Steelhead LNG, the Canadian First Nation-run project development company planning two Vancouver Island export ventures, has signed a pre-construction agreement with US pipeline company Williams for the…
A Canadian LNG export project in Quebec, backed by two California-based equity funds, has been granted a 25-year permit to export 12.5 million tonnes per annum of cargoes…
Delek Group, the Israeli company involved in East Mediterranean natural gas and LNG projects, boosted operating profit on higher volumes as it also moved forward on a…
Japanese and Chinese energy companies are teaming up in Canada to improve prospects for liquefied natural gas projects going forward by starting a joint study on the best…

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July / August 2015

Oregon and northwest await LNG project advances amid 10-year market forecast

Liquefied natural gas projects in the northwest US state of Oregon have been delayed so far as far as progress is concerned by the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission even as feed-gas available to such ventures continues to grow.in other countries outside the US.


International Gas Union updated annual review shows import and re-export growth

As of 2015 a total of 10 countries had entered the liquefied natural gas re-export market, with Singapore and India joining the ranks.


A round-up of latest events, company and industry news


Australia expects LNG delivered cargo prices for Japan in be in bracket over next 18 months

Prices for Australian and other liquefied natural gas oil-linked, contracted cargoes delivered to Japan are expected to remain relatively weak over the next 18 months, likely hovering around US$10-12 a gigajoule (US$9.5-11.5 per MMBtu) and most of the price risk will be to the downside, said the Government’s Resources and Energy Quarterly report.


Small-scale LNG business seeking global reach from initial Scandinavia and Chinese success

Small-scale LNG is a concept that is developing quickly in the industry. Since Algeria had the first liquefaction Trains built in 1964 with 0.4 million tonnes per annum of output, the sizes rose over time to reach the latest Qatar Train capacity of 7.8 MTPA of production.


Canada’s Ottawa Government gives outline of jurisdiction for LNG plants on federal land

The Canadian government said it expected four large liquefied natural gas export plants to be constructed around the port of Prince Rupert in British Columbia.