Methanol plant, Trinidad

Trinidad treads fine line between LNG and petchems

The risk of Trinidad shutting down part of its liquefaction capacity looms large as feedstock gas supplies remain constrained and competition from the petrochemical sector is ratcheting up.

15 hours ago Americas

CNOOC’s Tianjin terminal hits seven-month high for trucked LNG

The facility sent out over 400 tanker trucks per day last week, making it China’s top-selling terminal by some margin

4 days ago Asia Pacific
Shell's Malampaya deepwater gas-to-power project in the Philippines

Philippine LNG import scheme hits snag

The proposed Tanglawan LNG terminal in the Philippines has been delayed, which is likely to leave the country waiting for LNG to replace its declining production.

4 days ago Asia Pacific
Gas pipeline infrastructure in Turkmenistan

PetroChina shows preference for cheap spot LNG over piped gas

PetroChina has ramped down its Central Asian piped imports in recent months amid a prolonged slump in Asian spot LNG prices that has made the fuel more attractive.

5 days ago Asia Pacific

CQPGX makes its first LNG sale in four months

Piped gas trading on the Chongqing exchange slumped last week but LNG was traded for the first time since March.

5 days ago Asia Pacific
A tanker at the PNG LNG plant jetty

PNG LNG expansion delayed

Oil Search has confirmed that FEED work on the expansion of Papua New Guinea's LNG plant will not start until the end of the year.

6 days ago Asia Pacific

Asian spot LNG prices fall 5% despite late rally

Prices in Japan, South Korea, China and Taiwan dipped last week but recovered to reach $4.59/MMBtu on Friday.

6 days ago Asia Pacific
Lithuania's Independence FSRU

Lithuania boosts exports to neighbours amid low spot LNG prices

The country's Klaipeda LNG terminal has strengthened its position as a regional gas hub after record-high regasification volumes in June.

12 July 2019 Europe & Russia
A tanker docked at the Singapore LNG terminal

Singapore trials blockchain for LNG bunkering

Blockchain technology has the potential to automate LNG bunkering operations, saving time and money for LNG suppliers and port operators

11 July 2019 Asia Pacific

CNOOC’s Tianjin terminal still in first place for trucked LNG sales

The facility sold an average of 290 truckloads of LNG per day last week, with Sinopec's Beihai terminal coming in second and its Qingdao and Tianjin facilities in joint third.

11 July 2019 Asia Pacific
The 288 MW Azito facility near Abidjan in Ivory Coast

Will US LNG prosper under Prosper Africa?

US LNG could make its way to Africa if companies can help move sub-Saharan Africa beyond its LNG import impasse.

11 July 2019 Middle East & Africa
Signing ceremnony for the Summit LNG FSRU

Bangladesh ups gas prices to bolster LNG imports

The country has hiked prices by around 33% as it tries to limit losses at state-owned Petrobangla while gas demand surges.

11 July 2019 Asia Pacific
A platform offshore Australia.

Big guns out for Woodside NWS backfill plan

Australia’s government has reportedly warned it may not renew offshore petroleum leases held by the North West Shelf partners if they reject Woodside’s backfill plans for the facility.

10 July 2019 Asia Pacific

China’s summer cooling season boosts LNG prices

The country’s liquefaction plants increased their prices last week in response to rising demand for gas-fired power.

10 July 2019 Asia Pacific

Asian spot LNG prices fall on low demand

High storage levels at terminals helped push prices in China, Japan, South Korea and Taiwan down by an average of 2.13% last week.

9 July 2019 Asia Pacific

European LNG terminals see higher utilisation as spot prices drop

Low prices for spot LNG in Asia have led to more cargoes heading to European ports in recent months, boosting utilisation rates at Europe's terminals.

5 July 2019 Europe & Russia
Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison.

Queensland LNG rocked by possible export restrictions

Designed to cap rising energy prices, the surprise legislative proposal could limit exports and stymie future investment in eastern Australia’s gas market.

5 July 2019 Asia Pacific

CNOOC’s Tianjin terminal holds top spot for trucked LNG in June

The Chinese facility sent out an average of 262 tanker trucks of LNG per day last month

4 July 2019 Asia Pacific
A tanker at the Yamal LNG plant

Novatek gearing up for liberalisation of China’s gas market

With plans to establish a foothold in China already in motion, Russia’s largest private gas producer wants to broaden its Chinese customer base from the NOCs to smaller players.

4 July 2019 Asia Pacific
The Thaketa gas-fired power plant

Boost for LNG-to-power as Myanmar ups tariffs

The higher electricity prices introduced this week will give the country a larger budget to allocate to new power generation projects.

4 July 2019 Asia Pacific

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