Tag: Export

Heavy oil processing, refining investment remains a challenge for Alberta oil sands – IHS study

Heavy oil processing, refining investment remains a challenge for Alberta oil sands – IHS study

Prospects for upgrading to full synthetic crude remain most challenged, according to IHS Despite market changes, including some to the benefit of heavy oil processing in recent years, challenges still remain for investing in new heavy oil processing capacity in North America, according to a new study by IHS Markit. A New Look: Extracting Value […]

By November 28, 2017 0 Comments Read More →
BC Premier touts AltaGas propane export terminal as excellent model

BC Premier touts AltaGas propane export terminal as excellent model

Site location provides 15 days less shipping time than from U.S. Gulf Coast Premier John Horgan toured the AltaGas Ridley Island Propane Export Terminal, saying it is an excellent model for the Province’s vision of expanding sustainable resource production, creating long-term jobs and fuelling local economic development, according to a press release. “This is a […]

By October 23, 2017 0 Comments Read More →
Texas LNG exports create billions in economic benefits, 70,000+ jobs

Texas LNG exports create billions in economic benefits, 70,000+ jobs

Economic benefits of LNG export can be realized while still protecting the environment By Matt Mandel, EnergyInDepth Today, the group Texans for Natural Gas (TNG) released a new report on the massive economic impact liquefied natural gas (LNG) exports could have on Texas and the United States. With seven LNG export facilities proposed or already under […]

Donald Trump’s empty threat to stop buying Saudi oil: Kemp

Donald Trump’s empty threat to stop buying Saudi oil: Kemp

By John Kemp LONDON (Reuters) – President-elect Donald Trump is very unlikely to restrict imports of crude oil from Saudi Arabia despite threats to do so issued during the election campaign. Trump is first and foremost a showman and impresario rather than a policy wonk. Much of what he said on the campaign trail was […]

By November 17, 2016 0 Comments Read More →
US crude exports plunge more than 40 per cent in June

US crude exports plunge more than 40 per cent in June

US crude exports down to 383,000 b/d By Catherine Ngai NEW YORK, Aug 5 (Reuters) – US crude oil exports plunged by more than 40 percent in June, foreign trade data from the U.S. Census Bureau showed on Friday, after Brent’s premium to U.S. crude hovered in a tight band earlier this year. Total exports dropped […]

By August 5, 2016 0 Comments Read More →
Cheniere, Bechtel say Train 1 at Sabine Pass LNG facility mostly completed

Cheniere, Bechtel say Train 1 at Sabine Pass LNG facility mostly completed

Each liquefaction train has nominal production of 4.5 million tonnes per year of LNG HOUSTON, Texas – Cheniere Energy Partners, L.P.  and Bechtel says that on May 27 they achieved “substantial completion” of Train 1 of the Sabine Pass liquefaction project in Cameron Parish, Louisiana. Commissioning has been completed and Bechtel is turning over “care, custody, and control” […]

Milestone reached for Rio Grande LNG, one of world’s largest export factilities

Milestone reached for Rio Grande LNG, one of world’s largest export factilities

Rio Grande LNG facility expected to create 4,000 to 6,000 construction jobs, more than 200 well-paid permanent jobs THE WOODLANDS, Texas – NextDecade, LLC, a development and management company of LNG projects, says it has filed an application with the US Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) for authorization to site, construct and operate Rio Grande LNG. If approved, Rio Grande LNGa […]

First Chevron Gorgon LNG cargo departs for Japan

First Chevron Gorgon LNG cargo departs for Japan

Gorgon Project is supplied from Gorgon and Jansz-Io gas fields off the northwest coast of Western Australia SAN RAMON, Calif .- Chevron Corporation today announced that its first shipment of liquefied natural gas (LNG) from the Gorgon Project has departed Barrow Island off the northwest coast of Western Australia. The cargo will be delivered to one […]

Will Russia put half of US LNG at risk of shut-in over next 5 years?

Will Russia put half of US LNG at risk of shut-in over next 5 years?

Russia could build more natural gas pipeline in Europe and reduce US LNG export utilization 40% As American LNG capacity ramps up to serve export markets, industry is speculating about Russia’s response. Will Russia build more infrastructure to protect European markets, driving down natural gas prices, and potentially rendering a lot of American LNG production uneconomic? […]

Williams Partners executes agreements to serve 2 Gulf Coast LNG export facilities

Williams Partners executes agreements to serve 2 Gulf Coast LNG export facilities

Cheniere’s Corpus Christi export terminal is proposed to have up to five liquefaction trains TULSA, Okla.-Williams Partners L.P. announced today that it has executed long-term contracts with two shippers for Gulf Connector, a 475,000 dekatherm per day expansion of the Transco pipeline system to connect U.S. natural gas supplies with global liquefied natural gas (LNG) […]

By February 12, 2016 0 Comments Read More →