ESG , Pipelines

BlackRock-led Investors in Aramco Pipelines Get Ratings Ahead of Debt Sales

A consortium of ratings agencies led by BlackRock agreed to a $15.5 billion lease-and-leaseback agreement with Aramco in late 2021, allowing the investors a 49% stake in Aramco Gas Pipelines Co.

February 7, 2023

Crude Oil , Shale Plays , Midstream , Pipelines

Pipeline Operator Magellan Says Permian Crude Flows to Houston Will Rise

A surge in U.S. oil exports has pushed more and more barrels of crude from the Permian basin of West Texas and New Mexico to the port of Corpus Christi, the top U.S. oil export hub.

February 2, 2023

Energy Transition , Pipelines

EU Funds Could Finance 30%-50% of France-Spain Hydrogen Pipeline: Enagás CEO

Spain and France have agreed to explore the possibility to build a pipeline to ship green hydrogen between Barcelona and Marseille.

February 2, 2023

Midstream , Gathering & Processing , Construction , Pipelines

Argentina Inks Deal for Vaca Muerta Gas Infrastructure

The Vaca Muerta infrastructure plan, expected to be approved in March, aims to boost a pair of gas pipeline projects — La Carlota-Tio Pujio and Reversal del Norte —as well as build compression plants.

January 26, 2023

Liquefied Natural Gas , Exports , Pipelines

Freeport LNG Says Texas Plant Repairs Completed, Seeks to Restart Some Operations

According to the U.S. Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, Freeport LNG asked for permission to begin introducing LNG into its Texas plant's piping system.

January 24, 2023

Energy Transition , Pipelines

Gascade and Fluxys Step Up Plans for North Sea Hydrogen Pipeline

Germany and the European Union are seeking to shift future energy production more to renewables and to produce, import and market clean hydrogen, derived from carbon-free wind and solar power, to eliminate climate-warming gases.

January 23, 2023

Energy Transition , Midstream , Construction , Pipelines

Kinder Morgan Promotes Kim Dang to CEO, Updates Pipeline Progress

Kinder Morgan is moving forward pipeline project expansions, including the Permian Highway Pipeline and Evangeline Pass, and Kim Dang will succeed longtime CEO Steve Kean, who will retain his position on the board.

January 19, 2023

Energy Transition , Pipelines

OGE: Germany Must Speed Up Hydrogen Plans This Year

According to pipeline operator Open Grid Europe, it is essential for Germany to accelerate hydrogen law revision.

January 18, 2023

Business , Pipelines

Nord Stream Partner to Withdraw from Russia

Wintershall Dea takes a 5.3 billion euro hit as it shuts down all of its operations in Russia. 

January 17, 2023

Natural Gas , Pipelines

Permian’s December Price Plunge is a Warning for 2023

With steady production growth, East Daley Analytics’ basin model shows Permian gas supply reaches the upper limits of effective pipeline takeaway as soon as February 2023. 

January 17, 2023