Liquefied Natural Gas

Liquefied Natural Gas , Natural Gas , Construction

Cheniere Signs LNG Supply Deal with PetroChina International

Houston-based Cheniere signed a long-term sale and purchase agreement with PetroChina for an LNG supply deal with the Chinese company spanning 24 years.

July 20, 2022

Liquefied Natural Gas , Infrastructure , Midstream

FERC to Inspect Shuttered Freeport LNG Export Plant in September

Both FERC and the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration said they would not allow the Freeport LNG export facility to return to service until they approve the restart. 

July 20, 2022

Exploration & Production , Liquefied Natural Gas , International

Shell Pay Battle Escalates at Prelude LNG Off Australia

Shell said on July 20 it had tried to work around the stoppages at its Prelude LNG facility by the Offshore Alliance and find other work for staff and contractors to ensure they would be paid, but that was no longer possible.

July 20, 2022

Liquefied Natural Gas , Natural Gas , Midstream

US Becomes World’s Second Largest LNG Exporter

The U.S. rises in the ranks to become the world’s second largest LNG exporter, only behind Australia, after recent liquefaction expansions.

July 15, 2022

Liquefied Natural Gas , Acquisitions & Divestitures , Construction

ConocoPhillips Acquires Stake in Texas LNG Project from Sempra

The Port Arthur LNG agreement with Sempra positions ConocoPhillips as among the largest natural gas producers in the U.S., said CEO Ryan Lance, who added ConocoPhillips is also interested in expanding its LNG presence.

July 14, 2022

Liquefied Natural Gas , Shale Plays , Acquisitions & Divestitures

Tellurian Acquires Private Haynesville Producer EnSight for $125 Million

Tellurian agreed to pay up to $132.5 million, which includes a continent payment, to purchase natural gas assets from EnSight IV Energy Partners located in the core of the Haynesville Shale.

July 13, 2022

People , Liquefied Natural Gas , Midstream

Excelerate Energy Appoints Deborah Byers as Independent Director

Former Ernst & Young partner and industry veteran Deborah Byers joined Excelerate Energy's board of directors and will serve as chairperson of the audit committee.

July 13, 2022

Liquefied Natural Gas , Natural Gas , Midstream

US LNG Exports Could Dip 6% for Rest of 2022 amid Freeport Outage: EIA

In its short-term energy outlook, however, the EIA forecast that U.S. natural gas production and demand will both rise to record highs in 2022 as the economy grows.

July 13, 2022

Liquefied Natural Gas , Infrastructure , Construction

Marathon Seeks More Time to Build LNG Import Project in Alaska

Marathon Petroleum’s Trans-Foreland Pipeline unit said it has yet to make a final investment decision to build the Kenai LNG export project in Alaska because of the COVID-19 pandemic and the war in Ukraine.

July 11, 2022

Liquefied Natural Gas , Emissions , Midstream

Top US LNG Producer Cheniere Asks Biden Admin to Drop Pollution Rule

Cheniere’s request could carry some weight in the Biden administration as it is one of a handful of companies that advises a White House and EU-backed task force developing a plan to wean EU countries off Russian gas.

July 11, 2022