Investment , Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) , Natural Gas , Trade , Legislation , International , Tankers , Pipelines

War’s Scrambling of Gas Markets May Prompt Investors to Return to Energy

Europe’s rejection of Russian natural gas could translate into a boom in infrastructure to meet demand.

May 10, 2022

Investment , Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) , International , Emissions , Tankers , Construction

Dicey Long-term Natural Gas Outlook Stifles LNG Investment

Uncertainty hovers over long-term natural gas demand forecasts, particularly in Europe, says Bechtel executive.

April 25, 2022

Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) , Trade , International , Tankers , Construction

Biden’s LNG Deal: Where Do Tankers Go from Here?

An agreement to supply Europe with more LNG includes a pledge to reduce demand for oil and gas; but does it also mean a green light for Gulf Coast export terminals?

April 5, 2022

Crude Oil , Trade , Tankers

Egypt’s Suez Canal Increases Tolls for Laden Crude Oil Tankers

The changes come “in line with the significant growth in global trade, the improvement of ships’ economics, the Suez Canal waterway development and the enhancement of the transit service.”

March 22, 2022

Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) , Tankers

First LNG Cargo Departs from Venture Global’s Louisiana Plant

Venture Global started producing LNG in January at Calcasieu, where it is installing 18 modular liquefaction trains to produce about 10 mtpa of LNG, equivalent to about 1.5 Bcf/d of natural gas.

March 1, 2022

Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) , Tankers , Pipelines

Feed to US LNG Export Plants Soars as 7th Terminal Loads First Cargo

Venture Global received permission on Feb. 11 from federal energy regulators to load LNG on the first commissioning vessel at its Calcasieu Pass export plant in Louisiana.

February 15, 2022

Investment , Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) , Natural Gas , Infrastructure , Energy Transition , ESG , Tankers , Construction

Stall No Longer: US LNG Export Projects Urgently Need to Be Funded and Built

Cut off from capital, these projects are needed in a world at risk of stumbling badly through the energy transition.

November 10, 2021

Energy Transition , Tankers , Storage , Construction , Pipelines

Midstream Project Update: A Lean Harvest

EPIC Y-Grade’s super system and other midstream projects move forward but PennEast finally calls it quits.

October 15, 2021

Private Equity , Investment , Tankers , Construction

Prostar Capital Closes Refinancing for UAE Oil Terminal

New $280 million debt facility to fund significant VLCC loading expansion.

August 17, 2021