Octávio Simões previously served as president and CEO of Sempra LNG & Midstream where he was responsible for all LNG and natural gas midstream activities, including Cameron LNG.
Gas flowing to U.S. LNG export plants was on track for a record high on Nov. 25 as Cheniere Energy’s Corpus Christi plant in Texas pulled in enough fuel to supply its three liquefaction trains.
Costa Azul LNG plant in Mexico had waited all year for an export permit from the Mexican government.
Gas plays a critical role in combating air pollution and achieving net-zero goals, however, analysts with Wood Mackenzie say the global gas industry of the future must become synonymous with ESG.
Tellurian’s Driftwood LNG plant promises an integrated business model with supply and cost certainty.
Former Alaska Governor Bill Walker said this week he was a founding member of Alaska Gasline & LNG LLC (AGLNG) that wants to take over the state's Alaska LNG export project.
"Natural gas is an affordable, reliable, cleaner burning global fuel source, and we are confident in gas playing an increasingly important role in the global energy mix for many years," Cheniere CEO Jack Fusco says.
Reuters and other outlets reported last month that the French government asked power group Engie to delay signing a 20-year $7 billion U.S. LNG import contract on concerns about U.S. environmental rollbacks.
Power generation demand, LNG exports and reduced production will combine to push prices higher than the market anticipates.