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Maritime shipping moves to cleaner natural gas

Sep 6, 2018

The global shipping industry could become a new market for liquefied natural gas, thanks to a drastic change in maritime law that aims to curb air pollution. Major cruise liners and the world’s biggest freight companies have ordered 125 new LNG-powered vessels and another 119 are already in o

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U.S. Liquefied Natural Gas Exports Quadrupled in 2017

Mar 29, 2018

U.S. exports of liquefied natural gas (LNG) reached 1.94 billion cubic feet per day (Bcf/d) in 2017, up from 0.5 Bcf/d in 2016. As LNG exports increased, shipments went to more destinations. U.S. LNG exports in 2017, all of which originated from Louisiana’s Sabine Pass liquefaction terminal, reach

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China becomes world’s second largest LNG importer, behind Japan

Feb 28, 2018

China surpassed South Korea to become the world’s second-largest importer of liquefied natural gas (LNG) in 2017, according to data from IHS Markit and official Chinese government statistics. Chinese imports of LNG averaged 5 billion cubic feet per day (Bcf/d) in 2017, exceeded only by Japanese im

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America’s New Energy Diplomacy

Dec 4, 2017

Poland wants to reduce its reliance on Russian energy, and last week its state-owned oil and gas company, PGNiG , signed its first five-year deal to buy American liquefied natural gas. The agreement illustrates how the energy boom from the fracking revolution can serve U.S. national interests and de

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Northeast Pipeline Capacity Increasing – Alleviating Glut and Tightening Basis Differential

Oct 4, 2017

Houston (Platts)--3 Oct 2017 543 pm EDT/2143 GMT - Natural gas pipeline constraints are easing in the US Northeast as its traditionally high-demand winter heating season approaches, with new infrastructure coming online and better positioning operators to move Appalachian Basin supplies out of th

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Opening of natural gas plant first of many expected in Ohio

Sep 5, 2017

September 03, 2017 12:34 PM By JOHN SEEWER Associated Press. The opening of a plant that turns natural gas into electricity is the first of what's expected to be a wave to come into production across Ohio in the next few years. Ohio Gov. John Kasich says these natural gas plants are a bi

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Harvey’s wrath lays bare Mexico’s U.S. natural gas addiction

Sep 5, 2017

LONDON (Bloomberg) 9/4/17 -- Hurricane Harvey’s crushing blow to the U.S. energy industry reveals just how dependent Mexico has become on natural gas from its northern neighbor. The storm’s wrath forced cross-border gas pipelines in Texas to shut and prevented tankers from loading cargoes of

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Natural Gas to Overtake Oil By 2037

Sep 5, 2017

OILPRICE.COM - By Irina Slav - Sep 04, 2017, 11:00 AM CDTBy 2034, natural gas will overtake oil as the main source of energy, and by 2050 it will be the single largest such source globally, satisfying 27 percent of demand. That’s according to the first Energy Transition Outlook by DNV GL, a global

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Natural gas pipeline projects lead to smaller price discounts in Appalachian region

Aug 28, 2017

U.S. Energy Information Information - As new pipeline projects and expansions are completed, the difference between the Henry Hub national benchmark price and daily spot natural gas prices at pricing hubs in the Appalachian region has narrowed. Through the first seven months of 2017, the difference

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