GLNG Top Story archive

21 June 2018 Week 24 Issue 524

A consortium of Japan’s Chiyoda and Indonesia’s Synergy Engineering has won pre-front-end engineering and design (pre-FEED) work on the Abadi LNG project. The Japanese company,...

14 June 2018 Week 23 Issue 523

Paul Singer’s Elliott Management and Bluescape Resources have kicked off an activist campaign intended to bring change to Sempra Energy’s make-up, including a proposed shareholder spin-off of its...

07 June 2018 Week 22 Issue 522

CNOOC Gas & Power Trading and Marketing has signed up the Hoegh Esperanza floating storage and regasification unit (FSRU), it was announced on June 4. The deal runs for three years, with a one...

17 May 2018 Week 19 Issue 519

KBR has won a pre-front engineering and design (pre-FEED) contract from Japan’s Inpex for the Abadi onshore LNG project in Indonesia, it announced last week.

03 May 2018 Week 17 Issue 517

Singapore-based Keppel is to deliver the first tugboat in Southeast Asia to run on LNG by the end of May.

26 April 2018 Week 16 Issue 516

JAPAN’S LNG imports slid 1% year on year in fiscal 2017 to 83.89 million tonnes, according to trade figures released by the finance ministry last week. The fiscal year ended on March 31.

19 April 2018 Week 15 Issue 515

GAIL (India) will receive in May the first cargoes of Russian LNG under a renegotiated deal with Gazprom.

12 April 2018 Week 14 Issue 514

SOUTH Korean demand for LNG imports to fuel power plants will rise over the next decade as government efforts to reduce coal-fired generation continue, the Ministry of Energy said in a revised...

22 March 2018 Week 11 Issue 511

Tokyo Gas has signed a new 13-year supply contract with Petronas subsidiary Malaysia LNG that includes flexible destination clauses.

01 March 2018 Week 08 Issue 508

Cheniere Energy could increase its LNG transits through the Panama Canal by 50% in 2018 after sending through 62 tankers in 2017.

22 February 2018 Week 07 Issue 507

The completion of the Gorgon and Wheatstone LNG projects in Western Australia has helped the state overtake Queensland’s Curtis Island in terms of LNG exports last month.

01 February 2018 Week 04 Issue 504

Indonesia last week signed major LNG export agreements with Bangladesh and Pakistan as the two importers looked to secure long-term LNG volumes.

25 January 2018 Week 03

Mumbai-based gas firm H-Energy has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Japan’s Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha (K Line) to develop an FSRU or FSU off West Bengal.

18 January 2018 Week 02 Issue 502

The Alaska Gasline Development Corporation’s (AGDC) proposed US$43 billion LNG export project has again slipped behind schedule.

11 January 2018 Week 01 Issue 501

The Russian government has allowed Gazprom to sell natural gas to LNG exporters at unregulated prices from January 1, 2018. The move is seen as a move to counter growing competition from the US...