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Monday, February 27, 2023

Chevron Turns to Sembcorp Marine to Help Decarbonize its LNG Shipping Fleet

Energy giant Chevron has entered into an agreement with Singapore-based Sembcorp Marine to help reduce the carbon intensity of its LNG shipping fleet in

February 27, 2023
Total Views: 1753

Friday, November 4, 2022
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Asia Consortium Orders Newbuild LNG Carriers After Landing Long-Term Charter with Qatar

A consortium of Asia-based shipping companies has placed shipbuilding orders for five LNG carriers after securing a long-term charter contract QatarEnergy.

November 4, 2022
Total Views: 862

Monday, October 17, 2022
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Dozens of LNG Carriers Back Up Off European Ports Waiting to Unload

By Marwa Rashad and Belén Carreño LONDON/MADRID, Oct 17 (Reuters) – Dozens of ships carrying liquefied natural gas (LNG) are circling off the

October 17, 2022
Total Views: 7161

Tuesday, September 20, 2022

Surging Shipping Costs Threaten Next Energy Crunch

By Ann Koh (Bloomberg) — Costs for shipping energy are surging as Europe’s scramble for supplies creates a shortage of vessels to carry essential

September 20, 2022
Total Views: 873

Tuesday, July 5, 2022

Europe Needs More LNG & Coal Ships ASAP

By Elena Mazneva (Bloomberg) European natural gas prices rose to the highest level in almost four months on persistent supply concerns amid the worst energy

July 5, 2022
Total Views: 4800

Wednesday, June 22, 2022
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Samsung Heavy Bags LNG Newbuild Orders Worth $3 Billion

South Korean shipbuilder Samsung Heavy Industries has received two shipbuilding orders valued at approximately $3 billion (3.9 trillion won) to build fourteen

June 22, 2022
Total Views: 2141

Tuesday, June 14, 2022

LNG Carrier Spot Rates Reach Record as Demand Soars

June 13 (Reuters) – Spot-market rates for liquefied natural gas (LNG) tankers this week set annual records as traders bid up available vessels to meet

June 14, 2022
Total Views: 1591

Wednesday, June 8, 2022
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Tsakos Energy Navigation Plans Expansion of LNG Tanker Fleet

By Ira Breskin ATHENS — Tsakos Energy Navigation Ltd., a leading tanker operator, plans to “opportunistically expand its (modest size) LNG tanker fleet

June 8, 2022
Total Views: 1722

Tuesday, June 7, 2022

South Korean Company Claims World’s First Autonomous Ocean Crossing by a Large Ship

An autonomous navigation company belonging to one of the world’s largest shipbuilders is claiming the trans-oceanic autonomous voyage of a large

June 7, 2022
Total Views: 7220

Thursday, June 2, 2022
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Tight Shipbuilding Capacity in Asia Leaves Little Room for LNG Carriers

By Joyce Lee and Florence Tan SEOUL, June 2 (Reuters) – Korea Shipbuilding & Offshore Engineering (KSOE) has mostly filled

June 2, 2022
Total Views: 1294

Thursday, May 5, 2022

China’s CNOOC Awards LNG Carrier Newbuilding Contracts Worth $2.4 Billion

SINGAPORE, May 5 (Reuters) – China National Offshore Oil Company (CNOOC) has awarded 16 billion yuan ($2.42 billion) worth of contracts to

May 5, 2022
Total Views: 1836

Monday, May 2, 2022

NYK Orders Six LNG Carriers for Long-Term Charter to CNOOC

Japanese shipping company NYK has announced its first long-term time charters with China’s state-owned China National Offshore Oil Corporation, or CNOOC,

May 2, 2022
Total Views: 2378

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Tanker to Arrive at Norwegian LNG Plant After 20-Month Outage

OSLO, May 2 (Reuters) – Liquefied natural gas (LNG) tanker Arctic Voyager is set to arrive at Norway’s Hammerfest terminal on May 9, Refinitiv

May 2, 2022
Total Views: 6913

Sunday, April 10, 2022
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LNG Tanker Takes $2M U-Turn In Pursuit Of Higher Gas Prices

By Sergio Chapa (Bloomberg) Hefty April premiums for natural gas in Europe prompted LNG tanker British Listener to make an abrupt U-turn in the Pacific Ocean

April 10, 2022
Total Views: 42979

Tuesday, February 1, 2022
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U.S. Holds Onto World’s Top LNG Exporter Spot Amid European Energy Crisis

By Sergio Chapa (Bloomberg) — The U.S. held its ranking as the world’s top exporter of liquefied natural gas for a second month in a row, as

February 1, 2022
Total Views: 2103

Wednesday, January 19, 2022
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European Energy Crisis Prompts LNG Carrier’s U-Turn Back Through Panama Canal

By Sergio Chapa (Bloomberg) — Getting LNG to gas-starved Europe is so profitable that one tanker carrying the fuel made a U-turn in the Pacific Ocean,

January 19, 2022
Total Views: 3676

Tuesday, December 14, 2021
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Feasibility Study Finds LNG Carriers Beat Tankers When It Comes to Carbon Capture and Storage Use

A feasibility study into shipping’s use of carbon capture and storage (CCS) technology shows that the LNG sector is currently better suited than tankers

December 14, 2021
Total Views: 1542

Thursday, November 18, 2021
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LNG Tanker Rates Surge to Record as Asia Buys More US Gas

By Ann Koh (Bloomberg) — Spot freight rates for liquefied natural gas tankers in the Asia-Pacific have surged to record highs as a steady flow of U.S.

November 18, 2021
Total Views: 2162

Monday, October 25, 2021
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Cheniere Strikes Long-Term LNG Sale and Purchase Agreement with Glencore

Houston-based liquefied natural gas producer and exporter Cheniere Energy has announced a binding long-term agreement on the sale and purchase of LNG with

October 25, 2021
Total Views: 1446

Wednesday, October 20, 2021
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Gas Squeeze Has India Requesting Cargoes Not Wanted in 2015

By Debjit Chakraborty and Ann Koh (Bloomberg) — The global energy shortage has prompted India to ask Qatar, the world’s biggest supplier of liquefied

October 20, 2021
Total Views: 2843