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Flow Instruments wins new Gasrec contract
Flow Instruments GmbH, a European subsidiary of Chart Industries, has been awarded a contract to supply four LNG dispensers for the Gasrec LNG/LCNG vehicle fuelling station....
http://www.lngindustry.com/ 18 Jun 16
GasLog completes issuance of bonds
GasLog Ltd has announced that it has completed the issuance of NOK750 million of new senior unsecured bonds in the Norwegian bond market....
http://www.lngindustry.com/ 18 Jun 16
ABS granted RO status in Japan
Japan has designated ABS as the first foreign ‘recognised organisation’ authorised for maritime labour inspection....
http://www.lngindustry.com/ 18 Jun 16
Axègaz commences operations at French LNG station
Axègaz has announced that operations have commenced on the public LNG service station on the Lille-Lesquin CRT, France....
http://www.lngindustry.com/ 17 Jun 16
LR grants AIP for LNG bunker design
Lloyd’s Register has announced that it has granted Approval in Principle for a 6600 m3 LNG bunker vessel design from Hyundai Mipo Dockyard....
http://www.lngindustry.com/ 17 Jun 16
BC Ferries holds naming ceremony for two new LNG dual-fuel ferries
BC Ferries has held the official naming ceremony for the Salish Eagle and the Salish Raven – two 107 m long ferries, each capable of carrying 145 vehicles and 600 passengers and crew....
http://www.lngindustry.com/ 17 Jun 16
GTT receives order for two new LNG carriers
GTT will equip two new LNG carriers with its Mark III Flex membrane technology....
http://www.lngindustry.com/ 17 Jun 16
Fuelgarden wins LNG FEED contract
Fuelgarden Energy has been awarded an LNG FEED contract in the UK....
http://www.lngindustry.com/ 17 Jun 16
Interview: Octávio Simões, President, Sempra LNG
CWC Group has conducted an interview with Octávio Simões, President, Sempra LNG....
http://www.lngindustry.com/ 17 Jun 16
Enagas and Port of Barcelona to establish LNG distribution hub
Enagas and the Port of Barcelona have signed an agreement to promote new logistics services for an LNG plant managed by Enagas in the port area....
http://www.lngindustry.com/ 17 Jun 16
Paving the path for the Caribbean
Kanfer Shipping presents a solution for bringing flexible small scale LNG infrastructure to the Caribbean....
http://www.lngindustry.com/ 17 Jun 16
Yamal LNG project receives first financing tranche from Russian banks
According to Reuters, Russia’s Yamal LNG project has received its first financing tranche from Sberbank and Gazprombank....
http://www.lngindustry.com/ 17 Jun 16
LNG Ltd denies takeover speculation
Liquefied Natural Gas Ltd has denied any knowledge of a potential takeover bid for the company. ...
http://www.lngindustry.com/ 17 Jun 16
Outokumpu awarded Gate Terminal contract
Outokumpu’s stainless steel rebar has been chosen for the Gate LNG terminal project in the Netherlands....
http://www.lngindustry.com/ 17 Jun 16
AGDC appoints new President
Keith Meyer has been appointed as the new President of Alaska Gasline Development Corp. ...
http://www.lngindustry.com/ 17 Jun 16
KBR announces leadership appointment
Global engineering, procurement and construction company, KBR, has announced that Lynn Nazareth has been appointed Vice President of Investor Relations....
http://www.lngindustry.com/ 17 Jun 16
IEA releases 2016 ‘Medium-Term Gas Market Report’
The International Energy Agency has released its 2016 ‘Medium-Term Gas Market Report’, which forecasts significant shifts in the global gas trade over the next five years....
http://www.lngindustry.com/ 17 Jun 16
SCT&E LNG signs binding supply agreement
SCT&E LNG has signed a binding 20-year fixed price natural gas supply agreement....
http://www.lngindustry.com/ 17 Jun 16
Further strikes at Elengy’s French LNG terminals
According to Reuters, the CGT union has confirmed that two 24 hr strikes will be carried out by Elengy’s workers on the company’s three LNG terminals....
http://www.lngindustry.com/ 17 Jun 16
NCECP approves new rules for the use of Lithuanian LNG terminal
Klaipedos Nafta AB has announced that the National Commission for Energy Control and Prices (NCECP) has approved the new edition of the Rules for Use of the Liquefied Natural Gas Terminal. ...
http://www.lngindustry.com/ 17 Jun 16
ExxonMobil announces two PNG LNG milestones
The Kumul LNG carrier has successfully loaded its first cargo at the Papua New Guinea LNG marine facilities, and the 200th cargo is scheduled to be loaded onto the Spirit of Hela on 4 – 5 June 2016....
http://www.lngindustry.com/ 17 Jun 16
Toho Gas enters LNG SPA with Diamond Gas
Toho Gas Co. Ltd has announced that it has entered a sale and purchase agreement with Diamond Gas International Pte. Ltd for the purchase of LNG from the US Cameron LNG project....
http://www.lngindustry.com/ 17 Jun 16
Beach Energy hires new CFO
Beach Energy Ltd has reported the appointment of Mr Morné Engelbrecht as its Chief Financial Officer, effective 29 August 2016....
http://www.lngindustry.com/ 17 Jun 16
Thailand’s PTT to increase LNG terminal capacity
According to Reuters, Thailand’s PTT will increase the capacity of its Map Ta Phut LNG import terminal, whilst also planning to construct a second terminal....
http://www.lngindustry.com/ 17 Jun 16
Venture Global LNG appoints new member to Board of Directors
Venture Global LNG Inc. has announced that it has appointed Terry Newendorp to its Board of Directors....
http://www.lngindustry.com/ 17 Jun 16
IOLPL contracts Amec Foster Wheeler
Amec Foster Wheeler has been awarded a contract for an LNG import and regasification terminal in India....
http://www.lngindustry.com/ 17 Jun 16
Cheniere appoints President and CEO to Board of Directors
Jack A. Fusco has been appointed to Cheniere Energy’s Board of Diectors....
http://www.lngindustry.com/ 17 Jun 16
ABS joins LNG-fuelled dry bulk carrier design project
ABS has announced that it has joined forces with Arista Shipping, Gaztransport & Technigaz, Deltamarin and Wärtsilä to develop a new, LNG-fuelled, dry bulk carrier concept....
http://www.lngindustry.com/ 17 Jun 16
Höegh LNG releases interim results for 1Q16
Höegh LNG has released its interim results for 1Q16, demonstrating an increase in EBITDA since the previous quarter....
http://www.lngindustry.com/ 17 Jun 16
Work underway to launch LNG barges on Ganga
India’s Ministry of Shipping has announced that work is progressing to lauch LNG barges on waterways in Ganga, India....
http://www.lngindustry.com/ 17 Jun 16
Under The Radar: Why China’s energy deregulation overshadows the Aramco IPO
Fighting pollution and overcapacity, China is deregulating its energy sector, opening up one of the country’s last unexploited markets. ...
http://globalriskinsights.com/ 17 Jun 16
US LNG could let Eastern Europe diversify its energy supply
Central and Eastern Europe are looking for ways to diversify their energy supply. LNG supplied via Croatia provides a promising opportunity. ...
http://globalriskinsights.com/ 22 May 16
After Al-Naimi: Mirage and reality
Ali Al-Naimi’s dismissal marks a pivotal moment in the history of Saudi Arabia and global oil markets....
http://globalriskinsights.com/ 20 May 16
Judicial activism, the de facto regulator of Colombian mining
The Colombian Constitutional Court recently banned mining in areas known as paramos, highlighting how judicial activism replaces regulation....
http://globalriskinsights.com/ 17 May 16
The end of OPEC as we know it?
U.S shale, the global oil glut, and Riyadh’s move to diversify away from oil, all sound the death knell for OPEC as we know it....
http://globalriskinsights.com/ 13 May 16
The grip of OPEC “oiligopolists” weakens as Saudi strategy shifts
Oil is moving into a new paradigm, in which markets decide the price. U.S. shale production and Saudi Arabia’s Vision 2030 add new market dynamics....
http://globalriskinsights.com/ 8 May 16
Crisis in Venezuela – A lesson from Saudi Arabia
Venezuela is hit by a nationwide energy crisis brought on by severe drought, hurting a weak economy that is already suffering from the drop in oil prices. ...
http://globalriskinsights.com/ 2 May 16
China and India could destabilize global coal market
Tectonic shifts in the global coal market are underway, posing a series of questions for traditional coal supply markets....
http://globalriskinsights.com/ 29 Apr 16
Copper proves a rocky road for Zambia
Copper mining has fueled economic growth in Zambia over the last decade, but the country risk becoming dependent on a single commodity. ...
http://globalriskinsights.com/ 25 Apr 16
Doha meeting reveals Opec’s inability to control global oil prices
The recent Doha meeting of major oil producers failed to agree oil output freeze deal and confirmed the existence of deep disagreements within Opec....
http://globalriskinsights.com/ 19 Apr 16
How Asia’s dead are causing instability
Asia’s aging populations, lack of burial space, religious preferences, and environmental concerns are causing problems in Singapore, Hong Kong, and beyond....
http://globalriskinsights.com/ 14 Apr 16
Algeria’s energy outlook for 2016: Do security risks trump investment opportunities?
Algeria’s state-owned hydrocarbon firm has endured recent policy adjustments that now provide foreign investors with new opportunities. But increasing energy insecurity threatens to nullify the pote...
http://globalriskinsights.com/ 28 Mar 16
The pressure is building on the Golan Heights
With Israel’s continued efforts to source economical oil from the region and an ongoing civil war in nearby Syria, the Golan Heights is once again in the spotlight, leaving the...
http://globalriskinsights.com/ 22 Mar 16
One man’s trash: The urban mining revolution
Global consumption is growing, and so is the amount of e-waste. Urban mining seeks to tap the billions of dollars worth of minerals sitting in landfills. As the global electronics...
http://globalriskinsights.com/ 21 Mar 16
Russia and China continue to forge energy ties
The Russian pivot to Asia continues with a $2.2. billion deal between energy giant Gazprom and the Chinese National Bank. The loan will help the Russian natural gas monopolist to...
http://globalriskinsights.com/ 14 Mar 16
What Gazprom’s new pricing strategies mean for geopolitics
As countries such as the United States and Australia continue to ramp up production levels of natural gas, state-owned entities and traditional market leaders such as Gazprom are turning to...
http://globalriskinsights.com/ 13 Mar 16
Economic and environmental impacts of the WTO ruling on India’s solar program
The WTO ruled against India on its National Solar Mission, arguing that its domestic contents requirement discriminates against U.S. solar panels. Since 2013, India and the United States have been...
http://globalriskinsights.com/ 10 Mar 16
Five years after Fukushima, Japan’s nuclear sector still frozen
Half a decade and billions of dollars after the Fukushima disaster, Japan’s nuclear sector remains frozen. Is there hope for a successful restart? Before 2011, nuclear power accounted for roughly...
http://globalriskinsights.com/ 9 Mar 16
Climate change, dams and risk on the Mekong
Climate change is threatening the economic and political future of the Mekong region. Excessive dam building is accelerating these risks. Failure to act will significantly impact growth in the region....
http://globalriskinsights.com/ 29 Feb 16
China’s growing deserts a major political risk
As desertification in China increases and government efforts to stop the sand’s advance falter, serious political risks are emerging from hub to hinterland. When most people think of China’s lands...
http://globalriskinsights.com/ 26 Feb 16

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