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January 18th, 2012 LNG Headline News

Saipem awarded E&C Offshore contracts worth $1.8 billion to be carried out by the new Castorone vessel - Saipem Press Release - In Australia, Saipem has signed an EPCI contract with INPEX for the Gas Export Pipeline (GEP) on the Ichthys LNG Project.  Saipem’s scope of work will include the

Saipem Secures $1.8 Billion Worth Of Contracts Wall Street Journal The underwater pipeline will service the Ictchys LNG project. Saipem said it had also clinched a contract for a pipeline in the Gulf of Mexico to be

Analysis: Japan trade houses train spending power resources Reuters - LNG, OIL A key focus for the shosha will be unconventional sources of energy, including shale gas, to fuel the economy of the world's third-largest oil

GasLog files for IPO of up to $350 mln Reuters Africa - The company, which owns and operates Liquified Natural Gas (LNG) carriers, did not disclose how many shares it planned to sell or their expected price.

GasLog Ltd. Files Registration Statement for Proposed Initial Public Offering - PR Newswire - GasLog Ltd. ("GasLog") announced today that it has filed a registration statement on Form F-1 with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission relating to a proposed initial public offering of its common

UK Gas prices rebound after touching 2012 lows Reuters UK - Gas-fired heating is the main driver of UK winter demand. "LNG throughput is low but that's not surprising given the shape of the forward curve and low

Gulf Coast LNG owner banks on Department of Energy approvals Pittsburgh Tribune-Review Gulf Coast LNG Export LLC, which wants to send 2.8 billion cubic feet of liquefied natural gas a day overseas, disclosed that Michael S. Smith is a 97

EDITORIAL: LNG terminals need freedom to import or export Beaumont Enterprise - Yet now Cheniere wants to export some LNG to countries in Europe and Asia, and that rankles some Americans. They want to keep that fuel here,

Spectra Expects to Be Involved in North American LNG Exports Bloomberg - Cheniere Energy Inc. (LNG) is exploring multibillion-dollar projects to convert import terminals in Louisiana and Texas to liquefy and export gas.

MARUBENI CORP. : Settlement with the U.S. Department of Justice ... 4-traders (press release) N igeria LNG Limited, a government-linked company of Nigeria, developed a project to build LNG plants in Nigeria ("the Project", which includes Train 1 to .

Japan settles LNG bribery case with US UPI.com - The joint venture hired Japanese trading house Marubeni to get engineering contracts through bribes for the LNG project planned for Nigeria's Bonny Island,

TNB expects gas woes to end in September The Edge Malaysia - “Once the LNG terminal is ready, we can resolve the gas supply shortage issue. The financial part [the pricing of the gas from the new plant] can be

Options Update for Cheniere Energy (LNG) AVAFIN The price of LNG ranged between $9.57 - $10.03. Volume is 4832267 in relation to the three month average volume of 5074910 shares. LNG is trading below the

Golden opportunity Gladstone Observer - WHEN the chance came to forge a new career in the LNG industry, Conroy Murphy ... Mr Murphy is now an operations technician at the Darwin LNG facility. ...

Shale Squeezing LNG Overseas energybiz - LNG, a super-cooled fuel that is shipped to facilities around the world where it can be re-gasified before it consumed, was once a hot commodity. No more

Mines to Minds promise remains: Labor Brisbane Times - Today, The Australian newspaper reported that the government would not start allocating 50 per cent ofLNG royalties until at least 2018 - six years after

Asian Gas Market Starting to Heat Up OilPrice.com - Asian LNG demand has also been strong. Japan, China and Korea have helped pick up (a little of) the slack in the LNG market created by booming US shale gas

Ferguson sees cap on LNG projects Business Spectator - Federal Resources Minister Martin Ferguson does not expect additions to the eight separate LNGplants currently in various stages of development following

Should the US Export LNG at the Risk of Increased Domestic Gas Prices? OilPrice.com The US Department of Energy has received at least eight applications for the development of exportLNG facilities, which combined have sought permission to

Yemen LNG delivers 106 LNG cargoes in 2011 Yemen Observer - Yemen LNG completed the year 2011 with the delivery of 106 LNG cargoes. This represents 100% of the annual delivery program that was committed to the gas

Video East Africa hosts biggest natural gas finds – Bloomberg - One of the world's poorest regions is also home to the biggest natural-gas discoveries in a decade, luring investors from steel billionaire Lakshmi Mittal to Royal Dutch Shell Plc. Lara Setrakian reports from Dubai on Bloomberg Television's

DNV To Map the Future of LNG Bunkering in Belgium The Maritime Executive (press release) DNV has won a contract with the Flemish government to undertake a feasibility study for the provision of LNG bunkering facilities at the ports of Antwerp,

Golar LNG Limited (GLNG) Share Price Target Increased to $35.00 by ... LocalizedUSA Bank of America (NYSE: BAC) boosted their price target on shares of Golar LNG Limited (NASDAQ: GLNG) to $35.00 in a research note issued on Tuesday.

Azerbaijan LNG Deal Boosts Ukraine's Energy Leverage World Politics Review - “According to our expectations, a number of documents on gas supplies [to the LNG terminal currently being built in Ukraine] and the creation of the

Cove, Anadarko Find Biggest Pocket of Gas Off Mozambique BusinessWeek - The results support the estimate that the basin may hold 15 trillion to 30 trillion cubic feet of gas, enough to justify production of liquefied natural gas

Mozambique: Anadarko Announces Another Major Gas Discovery AllAfrica.com In August last year Anadarko awarded a contract to the US based company KBR to design aliquefied natural gas (LNG) plant for Mozambique (by cooling natural

European Gas Markets Poised to Tighten Next Year, Bernstein Says Bloomberg - BG Group Plc (BG/) is most likely to gain from the shortfall near term because it's able to easily divertLNG cargo from Asia

Iran gas exports climb by 10.5 percent Press TV - Iran sits on the world's second largest natural gas reserves after Russia, ... and more than 18 billion barrels worth of liquefied natural gas (LNG) resources

Gazprom Price Retreat Offers EON Hope as Euro Crisis Cuts Demand BusinessWeek A boom in output of gas trapped in shale rock in the US removed its need for imports. That's driven cargoes of liquefied natural gas toward Europe

Lithuania Seeks to Break Gazprom's Stranglehold on Natural Gas Imports OilPrice.com - Lithuania is currently building energy links with Poland and Sweden and a liquefied natural gas(LNG) terminal as it seeks to overcome its energy dependency

Cabinet To Consider On Wednesday Agreement With Azerbaijan On Supplies Of Liquefied Gas - Ukrainian News Agency - The preliminary project for construction of the LNG terminal provided supply of the first consignment of liquefied gas in the volume of 2 billion cubic

Chevron says Nigeria rig fire still burning Reuters Africa - A sheen estimated at 13 barrels was visible near the natural gas exploration well in the Funiwa field, about 6 miles (10 km) off the coast in 40 feet

Europe Power-Spot prices weaken on milder weather Reuters Africa The UK's NBP gas market is Europe's most liquid, and it is also used as a benchmark for pricing spotliquefied natural gas (LNG) cargoes into Europe.

Buy Petronet LNG with a stop loss of 156: Vijay Bhambwani Economic Times In a chat with ET NOW, Vijay Bhambwani, Author, CEO, BSPLindia.com talks about Petronet LNG. That is right, Petronet LNG is likely to move up a little