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Infrastructure

Oil and Gas Industry Stung by Biden’s Expected Blow Against KXL

Analysts wonder if the timing portends trouble for infrastructure projects by the oil and gas industry with the new administration.

January 19, 2021

Restructurings

NGL Energy Partners Provides Update on Extraction Bankruptcy

Extraction Oil & Gas is a customer of Grand Mesa Pipeline, a subsidiary of NGL Energy Partners that provides takeaway capacity for crude oil producers in the D-J Basin where Extraction’s operations are focused.

January 19, 2021

Exploration & Production

Report: Methane Emissions from Oil, Gas Production Fell 10% in 2020

In 2020, oil and gas operations emitted over 70 million tonnes of methane, or around 10% less than in 2019, the IEA says.

January 19, 2021

Infrastructure

Biden May Cancel Keystone XL Pipeline Permit as soon as First Day

President-elect Joe Biden is planning to cancel the permit for the $9 billion Keystone XL pipeline project as one of his first acts in office, and perhaps as soon as his first day, according to a source familiar with his thinking.

January 18, 2021

Construction

Report: Nord Stream 2 Delays Resuming Construction

An official says that the pipeline’s construction will not resume, even with permission from Denmark.

January 15, 2021

Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG)

Tellurian Aims for Louisiana LNG Construction Start This Summer

Driftwood will help meet soaring demand for LNG, says co-founder Souki.

January 15, 2021

Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG)

Panama Canal LNG Vessel Bottleneck Could Last until March

Congestion delaying LNG shipments via the Panama Canal is expected to last through the peak demand winter months, traders close to the situation said on Jan. 14, although the canal’s regulator said it had made changes to speed up transit.

January 15, 2021

International

Report: Nord Stream 2 to Resume Work in Danish Waters

US has threatened sanctions on companies involved in the project.

January 14, 2021

Exploration & Production

Pioneer’s Sheffield: Focus Remains on Permian Basin Flaring

With new pipelines online or under construction, Permian Basin operators, regulators and other industry players keep flaring reduction on the agenda.

January 14, 2021

Shale Plays

Outrigger Energy II Completes Williston Midstream Facilities

Project includes a processing plant and gathering system.

January 14, 2021