Natural Gas

Unconventional , Natural Gas , Shale Plays

Analyst: More Rigs Needed to Avoid Appalachian Gas Production Declines

With Appalachia producers in maintenance mode, analysts described Permian Basin associated gas production as ‘resilient.’

September 24, 2020

Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) , Natural Gas , Storage , Pipelines

US Natgas Prices Jump over 10% from Seven-week Low

U.S. natural gas futures jumped over 10% on Sept. 23 from a seven-week low in the prior session as output continues to slide, demand edges up and LNG exports increase.

September 23, 2020

Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) , Natural Gas , Policy & Regulations , Emissions , Renewables , Midstream

Pipelines Have a Place in Clean Energy

In early July, two U.S. energy groups gave up their six-year battle to build a natural gas pipeline, despite fighting all the way to the U.S. Supreme Court to obtain a permit.

September 22, 2020

Business , Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) , Natural Gas , Crude Oil , Health, Safety & Environment , Emissions

Opinion: Crude Oil Industry Starts to Hear Echoes of Coal’s Demise

The problem for the crude oil industry is that it can't really predict the demand side of the equation with any accuracy, given the uncertain nature of the recovery from the COVIE-19 pandemic.

September 21, 2020

Unconventional , Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) , Natural Gas , Shale Plays

How US Shale Gas Fits in Evolving Global Market

U.S. natural gas production is declining as domestic consumption falls but global demand, including for LNG, is adding to optimism.

September 16, 2020

Exploration & Production , Petrochemicals , Natural Gas , Crude Oil , Midstream

Over Quarter of US Oil Production Shut from Hurricane Sally

Shell shut its Appomattox oil platform about 80 miles off the coast of Louisiana, joining BP, Chevron and Equinor in closing facilities in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico less than one month after Hurricane Laura.

September 15, 2020

Exploration & Production , Petrochemicals , Natural Gas , Crude Oil

Oil Companies Idle Production as US Gulf Coast Braces for Hurricane Sally

Chevron, BP, Equinor and Murphy Oil all evacuated some offshore workers from production platforms in the Gulf of Mexico, the companies reported. Shell also curtailed production at ceftain platforms.

September 14, 2020

Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) , Natural Gas , Midstream

US LNG Exports Rise from Coronavirus Lows as Global Gas Prices Soar

Several U.S. LNG export plants stepped up to supply more of the super-cooled fuel even though Cameron LNG's facility in Louisiana remains shut due to lingering power problems after Hurricane Laura.

September 11, 2020

Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) , Natural Gas , Trade , International , Midstream

German Chancellor Merkel Doesn’t Rule Out Sanctions on Russian Gas Pipeline

Chancellor Angela Merkel is under mounting pressure from members of her conservative party to suspend the Nord Stream 2 pipeline, a huge project to double Russian gas exports to Germany.

September 8, 2020

Natural Gas , Pipelines

Enbridge Restores Offshore Pipelines after Hurricane Shutdown

Two natural gas pipelines that connect offshore U.S. Gulf of Mexico production platforms resumed operation on Sept. 2, Enbridge Inc. said, after hurricane-related shutdowns last week.

September 2, 2020