GLNG Top Story archive

21 March, Week 11, Issue 560

The US Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) issued a final environmental impact statement (EIS) last week for the two-train, 4 million tpy Texas LNG project. The plant will be built in...

14 March, Week 10, Issue 559

Finland’s Wartsila will go ahead with the construction of a liquid biogas (bioLNG) plant in Asker, in Norway. Announcing it had received notice to proceed – signed in December 2018 – on March 13,...

28 February, Week 08, Issue 557

KBR has won pre-FEED work on a liquefaction plant on Mexico’s Pacific Ocean coast, the service company said on February 28. The company said it would carry out the work and provide a cost estimate...

28 February, Week 08, Issue 557

The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) has approved the construction of Venture Global’s Calcasieu Pass LNG, despite misgivings from one commissioner about the project’s impact on climate...

21 February, Week 07, Issue 556

Noble Energy is pushing ahead with plans for the Alen monetisation project, in Equatorial Guinea, and expects to reach first sales from the Leviathan field by the end of this year – with an eye on...

14 February, Week 06, Issue 555

Novatek, Russia’s leading gas independent, has put forward a plan for the construction of a new LNG storage tank at the Hibiki LNG import terminal, to its owner, Saibu Gas. According to Japanese...

07 February, Week 05, Issue 554

Baker Hughes, a GE company (BHGE), has increased its order book to US$6.9 billion in the fourth quarter, with the company paying particular attention to improving prospects in the LNG sector. 

31 January, Week 04, Issue 553

The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) has officially dropped plans for the Aguirre Offshore GasPort plan in Puerto Rico. The US agency announced its order vacating authorisation on...

24 January, Week 03, Issue 552

The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) has issued a final environmental impact statement (EIS) for Driftwood LNG, backed by Tellurian. The company announced the approval on January 18 for...

17 January, Week 02, Issue 551

About two weeks after signing a business alliance agreement with Russia’s Novatek, Japan’s Saibu Gas has revealed that it is considering an expansion of its flagship Hibiki LNG import terminal....

10 January, Week 01, Issue 550

Japan’s domestic natural gas supplies will fall for the third consecutive year in fiscal 2019, which starts on April 1. This downturn will come as some nuclear reactors have been brought back...

20 December, Week 50, Issue 549

Japan’s Inpex has struck a deal to acquire a 4% stake in the Ichthys LNG project from Total for US$1.6 billion. Inpex is the operator of the US$40 billion project. The price agreed covers the cost...

13 December 2018, Week 49, Issue 548

Tellurian, which is developing the Driftwood LNG export project on the US Gulf Coast, has signed a 15-year memorandum of understanding (MoU) to supply LNG to commodities trader Vitol. 

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22 November 2018, Week 46, Issue 545

Belgium’s Exmar has received a contract to produce and export LNG from Argentina, using a barge-based floating LNG (FLNG) unit. The Belgian company, in a statement on November 21, said its...

8 November 2018, Week 44, Issue 543

Golar LNG has reported net income of US$66.2 million for the third quarter, with operating revenues of US$123.1 million. Helping drive the company’s progress was US$77.5 million in unrealised...

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