GLNG Top Story archive

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...

21 December 2017 Week 50 Issue 500

India’s Petronet LNG has agreed to a new pricing mechanism for its 20-year deal to import 1.44 million tpy of LNG form Australia’s Gorgon LNG project in a bid to reduce the price it pays.

14 December 2017 Week 49 Issue 499

The International Energy Agency’s forecast that demand for natural gas in the Middle East could double from current levels by 2040 means that US LNG exporters, now only at the beginning of...

07 December 2017 Week 48

Cheniere Energy is to stop disclosing details of its future LNG customer contracts after several years, claiming that the data is commercially sensitive.

30 November 2017 Week 47 Issue 497

Sharjah National Oil Corp. (SNOC) has pushed back its plan to import LNG using an FSRU from early to late 2019.

23 November 2017 Week 46 Issue 496

Australia’s number two gas producer Santos is transforming itself from a company that was recently swimming in debt to one that is luring bids for a takeover.

17 November 2017 Week 45 Issue 495

Royal Dutch Shell has expanded its marine LNG bunkering network by signing a long-term charter deal with Q-LNG Transport for an LNG bunker barge through its subsidiary Shell Trading (US).