Private Equity , Investment , Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) , Construction

Freeport LNG Raises $1.025 Billion For Train 4 Expansion

Westbourne Capital will exclusively provide an up to $1.025 billion mezzanine loan in support of Freeport LNG’s proposed fourth natural gas liquefaction train expansion efforts.

September 11, 2019

Investment , Reservoir Evaluation

Production Forecasting: Creating A Better Type Curve

Predicting well economics can be a matter of opinion when it comes to the method of estimating production. This engineer believes greater transparency would benefit users of type curves.

September 11, 2019

Investment , International

Sharp Rise In Number Of Investors Dumping Fossil Fuel Stocks

Climate group cites the Paris accord as a major driver in discouraging investment.

September 9, 2019

Investment , Acquisitions & Divestitures , Pipelines

Italy’s Snam Seeks Stake In Energy Transfer’s Rover Pipeline

Milan-based gas pipeline operator is working with JPMorgan to move into the US market.

September 9, 2019

Investment , Exploration & Production , Markets

ADNOC CEO: $11 Trillion Investment Needed To Meet Future Global Energy Demand

United Arab Emirates minister of state and ADNOC Group CEO Sultan Ahmed Al Jaber also said that the state oil company was on track to raise its oil production capacity to 4 million barrels per day (MMbbl/d) by 2020 and 5 MMbbl/d by 2030.

September 9, 2019

Investment , Acquisitions & Divestitures

Tudor, Pickering, Holt Unit Spins Out

New firm, Pickering Energy Partners, launches with same investment team and funds.

September 6, 2019

Investment , Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) , Natural Gas , Infrastructure , Midstream

The Ins And Outs Of Gas

Problem: the need for sufficient gas pipeline capacity.

Opportunity: new customers beyond power generation and petrochemicals.

September 5, 2019

Investment , Exploration & Production , Policy & Regulations , Renewables , Pipelines

Divestment Movement To Oil And Gas Industry: Drop Dead

Combined with a shaky outlook for the world economy and trade tensions, the campaign to push institutional investors to withdraw from fossil fuel stocks has contributed to driving down share prices.

September 4, 2019

Investment , Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG)

Papua New Guinea Sticks To $13 Billion Gas Deal With Total

The Papua LNG gas agreement is one of two agreements needed for Total and its partners, Exxon Mobil and Oil Search, to go ahead with the LNG expansion plan.

September 3, 2019


Survey: Institutional Investors Still Look To Natural Resources

Institutional investors think equity markets have peaked, hedge fund returns haven’t met expectations and other alternatives such as real estate are overvalued—but they continue to want natural resources in their investment portfolios.

August 28, 2019