Thursday, October 24, 2013
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Total to Lead $1.2 Billion Gas Exploration Project off Tierra Del Fuego

Oct. 24 (Bloomberg) — Total SA, Europe’s second most valuable energy company, will lead a $1.2 billion project to produce natural gas off the coast of Tierra del Fuego in...

October 24, 2013
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Wednesday, October 2, 2013

Coal to Replace Natural Gas as Dominant Fuel in SE Asia

Oct. 2 (Bloomberg) — Coal will replace natural gas as the dominant fuel for producing electricity in Southeast Asia as the region almost doubles its energy consumption in the next...

October 2, 2013
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Wednesday, August 21, 2013

Palmer: Massive Gas Field Discovered off Papua New Guinea, 28 TCF Recoverable

SYDNEY, Aug 21 (Reuters) – Australian mining mogul Clive Palmer says his oil and gas business has identified what could be one of the world’s largest gas fields off the...

August 21, 2013
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Tuesday, July 30, 2013
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Woodside May Scrap $1 Billion Leviathan Gas Field Investment

July 30 (Bloomberg) — Woodside Petroleum Ltd., Australia’s second-biggest oil and gas producer, may pull out of a deal to invest in Israel’s largest natural gas field, freeing up as...

July 30, 2013
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Monday, June 17, 2013

Investigation Continues Into Kirby Tank Barge Explosion

On April 24, 2013, two Kirby-owned tank barges exploded during routine cleaning operations at the Oil Recovery Company Marine Terminal in Mobile, injuring three employees. Preliminary findings released.

June 17, 2013
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Thursday, April 25, 2013

Gas Barges Explode on Mobile River [UPDATE]

Three injured after Kirby-owned fuel barge explodes on Mobile River in Mobile, AL.

April 25, 2013
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Monday, November 26, 2012
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Exporting Natural Gas Would Add Billions to the US Economy

(Bloomberg) U.S. President Barack Obama has a rising opportunity to make good on two of his central campaign promises: harnessing domestic energy and boosting U.S. exports. By greenlighting exports of liquefied natural gas, Obama...

November 26, 2012
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Thursday, September 13, 2012

Statoil Bets on Natural Gas, Explains Why [VIDEO]

Statoil’s Senior VP of Corporate Climate, Hege Marie Norheim, presents an interesting look at the push toward the use of natural gas and its versatility as a fuel.  In her...

September 13, 2012
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Saturday, July 14, 2012
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Poland to Import LNG from Qatar, Hopefully Sooner Rather than Later

WARSAW–The construction of Poland’s liquefied natural gas terminal on the Baltic Coast is four months behind schedule, a critical delay that may stall the country’s talks on supplies of LNG...

July 14, 2012
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Wednesday, June 27, 2012

ExxonMobil: “We’re Losing Our Shirts”

NEW YORK–Even energy titan Exxon Mobil Corp. (XOM) is showing signs of strain from low natural gas prices. On Wednesday Exxon Chief Executive Rex Tillerson broke from the previous company...

June 27, 2012
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Sunday, June 10, 2012
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North American Natural Gas is Fueling an International Political Power Shift

(Dow Jones) KUALA LUMPUR–North American exports of natural gas threaten the dominance of gas exporting giants like Russia, Qatar and Algeria who currently control much of the world’s gas supplies....

June 10, 2012
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Sunday, March 18, 2012
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Better Late than Never, Total Goes for Gas Play Offshore Mozambique

BEIJING (Dow Jones)–French oil and gas major Total AS (TOT) plans to drill its first offshore East Africa exploration well early next year, hoping to emulate huge gas discoveries made...

March 18, 2012
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Tuesday, March 13, 2012
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Anadarko CEO on Natural Gas: “Beyond 2014 you get into very, very, interesting territory”

THE WOODLANDS, Texas (Dow Jones)–Anadarko Petroleum Corp. (APC) expects natural gas prices to rebound significantly from their current depressed status after 2014, Chief Executive Jim Hackett said Tuesday. The Texas-based...

March 13, 2012
Total Views: 10

Friday, February 24, 2012

Statoil, ExxonMobil Say Natural Gas Find Off Tanzania is Significant

Statoil and ExxonMobil announced today that the recent discovery of natural gas off the coast of Tanzania has proven to be a rather significant find, further solidfying East Africa’s prospect...

February 24, 2012
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