Thursday, January 14, 2021

Panama Canal’s LNG Bottleneck Could Last Until March

By Sabrina Valle and Elida Moreno RIO DE JANEIRO/PANAMA CITY, Jan 14 (Reuters) – Congestion delaying LNG shipments via the Panama Canal is expected to last through the peak demand...

January 14, 2021
Total Views: 24737

Wednesday, January 13, 2021
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LNG Cargo Prices Rising Faster Than Bitcoin

By Anna Shiryaevskaya, Andy Hoffman, Stephen Stapczynski and Sergio Chapa (Bloomberg) — After years building out export capacity and hiring traders, producers of liquefied natural gas and commodity trading houses are...

January 13, 2021
Total Views: 2232

Tuesday, January 12, 2021

LNG Shipping Rates from U.S. Surge to Record on Asia Buying Boom, Panama Canal Delays

By Jonathan Saul LONDON, Jan 12 (Reuters) – The cost of shipping liquefied natural gas (LNG) from the United States to Asia hit a record high on Tuesday as appetite for the...

January 12, 2021
Total Views: 2768


Q-Flex LNG Carrier Completes First Ship-to-Ship Transfer

Qatari natural gas company Qatargas has announced the first ship-to-ship (STS) transfer of a liquefied natural gas involving one of its Q-Flex LNG carriers. The operation involved the Qatargas-chartered ‘Mesaimeer’...

January 12, 2021
Total Views: 3198

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Asian LNG Breaks $30 Barrier as Cold Makes Traders Scramble

By Stephen Stapczynski and Anna Shiryaevskaya (Bloomberg) — North Asia’s liquefied natural gas benchmark rose above $30 per million British Thermal units for the first time, breaking a barrier that few...

January 12, 2021
Total Views: 1629

Monday, January 11, 2021
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World’s Priciest Ships: Winter LNG Boom Sends Charter Rates to Record

By Stephen Stapczynski and Anna Shiryaevskaya (Bloomberg) — An unprecedented shortage of liquefied natural gas tankers has made them the most expensive ships ever hired to ferry commodities. Spot rates have...

January 11, 2021
Total Views: 3763

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Freezing Weather Snarls Asian Port, Sending Energy Prices Soaring

By Bloomberg News (Bloomberg) — China’s coldest winter in decades meant state-owned energy giant Sinopec was desperate to unload heating fuel from a vessel headed to a northern port, yet freezing...

January 11, 2021
Total Views: 1785

Saturday, January 2, 2021
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The Cleanest Fossil Fuel Is Set for a Post-Pandemic Rebound

By Anna Shiryaevskaya, Stephen Stapczynski and Sergio Chapa (Bloomberg) — Liquefied natural gas traders anticipate a swift demand recovery in 2021 after a year in which the coronavirus pandemic prompted dramatic...

January 2, 2021
Total Views: 19440

Monday, November 16, 2020
Maritime News

Historic LNG Bunkering Operation Completed in Rotterdam

The LNG-powered CMA CGM Jacques Saadé has marked a new milestone as it completed its first LNG bunkering in Rotterdam. CMA CGM said called the operation the largest LNG bunkering...

November 16, 2020
Total Views: 639

Tuesday, November 3, 2020
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Maritime News

French Power Company Engie Pulls Out of Major U.S. LNG Deal

PARIS, Nov 3 (Reuters) – French gas and power utility Engie has pulled out of a major U.S. liquefied natural gas (LNG) import deal after government concerns about its environmental...

November 3, 2020
Total Views: 55

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Is The Netherlands The New Global Hub For LNG Trading?

by Lars Paulsson (Bloomberg) The Dutch natural gas market is reinforcing its position as one of the most important trading hubs in the world. Trade on the Dutch Title Transfer...

November 3, 2020
Total Views: 94

Monday, October 26, 2020
Maritime News

Equinor: Hammerfest LNG Repairs Could Take a Year

The Hammerfest LNG plant in Norway will be closed for up to 12 months for repairs following a fire last month, its operator Equinor said Monday. The fire on September...

October 26, 2020
Total Views: 68

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Maritime News

LNG Shippers Seek Profit From ‘Carbon-Neutral’ Cargoes

By Anna Shiryaevskaya and Ewa Krukowska (Bloomberg) –Seeking to blunt concerns about the damage natural gas does to the environment, some of the world’s largest shippers of the fuel are selling...

October 26, 2020
Total Views: 15

Sunday, October 25, 2020
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China Buyers Plan To Quadruple LNG Terminal Capacity

* LNG imports by firms which are not state majors seen rising 40% in 2020- SIA Energy * Newly formed PipeChina starts marketing spare terminal access * Niche buyers to...

October 25, 2020
Total Views: 213

Wednesday, October 21, 2020
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Louisiana Cameron LNG Terminal Reopens After Hurricane Delta

by Scott DiSavino (Reuters) – The first liquefied natural gas tanker to go to Cameron LNG’s export plant in Louisiana since Hurricane Delta was set to arrive on Tuesday. Golar...

October 21, 2020
Total Views: 43

Tuesday, October 20, 2020
Maritime News

Plan for LNG Bunkering Terminal in Galveston Bay Taking Shape

Texas-based LNG supplier Pilot LNG has announced a partnership with GAC Bunker Fuels to potentially bring a dedicated LNG bunker terminal to Galveston Bay in Texas. The two companies have...

October 20, 2020
Total Views: 58

Monday, October 19, 2020

Harvey Gulf’s LNG-Fueled Platform Supply Vessels to Add Battery Power

Finnish technology group Wärtsilä has been selected to supply the battery power for four retrofitted Harvey Energy class LNG-fuelled Platform Supply Vessels operating in the Gulf of Mexico. The advanced...

October 19, 2020
Total Views: 80

Wednesday, October 14, 2020
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LNG Prices Return From The Doghouse As Weather Fears Stoke Rally

By Clyde Russell (Reuters) – Spot liquefied natural gas (LNG) prices in Asia have roared back to life in recent weeks, boosted by temporary and longer-lasting factors and recovering from being...

October 14, 2020
Total Views: 28

Tuesday, October 13, 2020
Maritime News

CMA CGM’s New LNG-Powered Megaship Sets Cargo Record

The world’s first natural gas-powered containership has also just set a new world record for the highest number of full containers loaded on a single vessel. The LNG-powered CMA CGM...

October 13, 2020
Total Views: 154

Tuesday, September 29, 2020
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Maritime News

Golar LNG Unit CEO Takes Leave of Absence Amid Brazil Corruption Investigation

Sept 29 (Reuters) – Golar LNG said on Tuesday Hygo Energy Transition Ltd Chief Executive Officer Eduardo Antonello has taken leave of absence with immediate effect, following a corruption investigation...

September 29, 2020
Total Views: 32