In this issue

 

Free ReadTC Energy, the North American natural gas pipelines and energy transportation group, reported a first-quarter profit compared with a loss in the prior-year period as it boosted LNG feed-gas provisions.…
LNG News Editor:  Chevron Corp., the LNG operator in Australia and Africa, reported a more than four-fold jump in first-quarter earnings of $6.3 billion compared with $1.4Bln in the first…
LNG News Editor:  Lithuanian fuel company Klaipedos Nafta has invited market participants to book regasification and cargo capacities for the first three months of the coming winter season from October…
LNG News Editor:  Nippon Yusen Kabushiki Kaisha, the Japanese shipping company known as NYK Line which has a US LNG investment and a fleet of 660 vessels from tankers to…
Free ReadHöegh LNG Holdings, the leading floating storage and regasification unit (FSRU) operator with 10 modern vessels, has appointment Erik Nyheim as new President and Chief Executive effective from mid-August. Nyheim…
Gaztransport and Technigaz (GTT), the French designer of maritime liquefied natural gas storage and fuel tanks, has won approval from France’s classification society Bureau Veritas for a new ballast-free LNG…
LNG News Editor:  Cheniere Energy, the largest US LNG export and owner and operator of the Sabine Pass plant in Louisiana and the Corpus Christi facility in Texas, posted first-quarter…
Free ReadChart Industries Inc., the liquefied natural gas equipment-maker and industrial gas technology company, reported first-quarter 2022 all-time record orders of $636.8 million, its fourth record-order quarter out of the past…
Trans-Adriatic Pipeline helps brings Caspian Sea gas from Azerbaijan to European Union 
LNG News Editor:  TotalEnergies, the French major with global LNG stakes, booked an impairment of over $4 billion in its earnings because of the negative impacts of involvement in Russian…
Woodside Petroleum, the operator of the North West Shelf and Pluto LNG export plants in Western Australia, said first-quarter LNG sales revenues increased to US$2.04 billion from US$838 million in…
Free ReadLNG News Editor:  The US Department of Energy (DoE) has issued two long-term orders authorizing additional liquefied natural gas exports from two projects of the US Gulf Coast, the QatarEnergy-backed…
One of the companies involved in the German North Sea liquefied natural gas import project at Wilhelmshaven has announced an open season to fast-track LNG imports into Germany and the…
Indian liquefied natural gas imports in the fiscal year from April 2021 to March 2022 declined by 3.4 percent, though still amounted to 350 cargoes even as costs jumped by…

News Nudges

Chile LNG station

HAM Group of Spain, the developer of a growing European LNG filling station network, is also expanding into South America with a second LNG service station in Chile. HAM Chile will be in charge of the engineering process of the LNG station as part of a joint venture with regional operator Empresas Lipigas. The existing LNG station is located at the fuelling base of trucking company Transportes San Gabriel, in Linares, 300 kilometres south of the Chilean capital Santiago. HAM said the second station would be located in Tabolango in the Valparaíso region and about 10 kilometres from Concón, a coastal city in central Chile and will open in June.


Kyushu LNG trading

Kyushu Electric Power, a long-term LNG buyer with current long-term contracts with the Australian Gorgon LNG and Wheatstone LNG plants, has launched a new subsidiary for LNG trading. “Kyushu has launched a new subsidiary dedicated to supply to meet emerging demand,” said the company.


Novatek GDRs

Novatek, the Russian natural gas company and operator of the Yamal LNG plant in northern Siberia and the Arctic LNG II project hit by sanctions over the Ukraine invasion, has issued a notice through the London Stock Exchange on continuing its Global Depository Receipt (GDR) trading. “The Russian Federation Government Commission on Monitoring Foreign Investment authorized Novatek not to terminate its Global Depository Receipt (GDR) program and to continue GDR circulation outside the Russian Federation,” said the statement.