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China is snapping up discounted Russian LNG, while also diverting some cargoes to other countries, and the US continues to target European buyers.
A US federal judge has ruled that Enbridge’s Line 5 pipeline is allowed to remain open, despite trespassing on tribal land in Wisconsin.
The US Environmental Protection Agency said this week that it had denied a request from LNG producer Cheniere Energy to exempt turbines at its two liquefaction terminals from a pollution rule.
Sitio Royalties announced this week that it had agreed to acquire Brigham Minerals in an all-stock merger valued at around $1.5bn.
Shale gas producer EQT said this week that it had entered into an agreement with THQ Appalachia I and THQ-XcL Holdings I to acquire Tug Hill’s upstream operations and XcL’s midstream gathering and processing assets.
Cheniere Energy intends to add further capacity to its Corpus Christi LNG export terminal in Texas, beyond the 10mn tonne per year expansion that is currently under construction at the plant.
The family that owns the 70,000-acre (283-square km) Mabee Ranch in Texas is reportedly exploring options for the land, including a sale.
The US Department of the Interior announced this week that it had awarded an initial $560mn to 24 states from funds allocated under the Bipartisan Infrastructure Law for work on plugging, capping and reclaiming orphan wells.