Monday, March 18, 2013
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Japan Seeks Free Trade Agreement and Easier Access to American LNG

(Bloomberg) — Japan’s bid to join negotiations for the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade agreement may make it easier for the nation to import U.S. liquefied natural gas, a prospect that is...

March 18, 2013
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Wednesday, March 13, 2013
Maritime News

ExxonMobil Predicts North America Will be Exporting Significant Energy Resources by 2040

(Bloomberg) — Exxon Mobil Corp., the largest U.S. oil company, said North America may be able to export 15 percent of its natural gas output and 5 percent of oil...

March 13, 2013
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Thursday, February 14, 2013
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Maritime News

With Cheap LPG, U.S. is Set to Become Net Exporter for First Year Ever

The U.S. is poised to become a net exporter of liquefied petroleum gases for the first year ever as shale-based energy production jumps, prompting new orders for specialized ships to...

February 14, 2013
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Tuesday, February 12, 2013
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U.S. Lawmakers Consider Future Of Natural Gas Export Policy

By Ayesha Rascoe WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Booming shale gas production is reshaping the energy outlook in the United States and Washington must re-examine how it regulates natural gas development and...

February 12, 2013
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Monday, February 11, 2013
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BP Signs 20-Year Export Contract with Freeport LNG

BP Plc, Europe’s second-biggest energy company, signed a deal to export U.S. gas from the Freeport terminal in Texas, joining Royal Dutch Shell Plc, Exxon Mobil Corp. and Total SA...

February 11, 2013
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Friday, February 1, 2013
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Maritime News

Panama Canal Expansion Will Likely Be Central to US LNG Export Trade

(Bloomberg) — Six years after the Panama Canal began a $5.25 billion expansion to capture shipments of Asian-made goods to the U.S. East Coast, the flow of liquefied natural gas...

February 1, 2013
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Monday, January 28, 2013
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Shell and Kinder Morgan Strike Deal to Export LNG from US

By Angel Gonzalez HOUSTON–A Royal Dutch Shell PLC (RDSA) unit struck a deal with a Kinder Morgan Inc (KMI) company to export liquefied natural gas out of an existing import...

January 28, 2013
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Tuesday, January 22, 2013
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Dow Chemical Severs Ties With Powerful D.C. Group Over Natural-Gas Exports

By TENNILLE TRACY WASHINGTON–Dow Chemical Co. (DOW) severed ties Friday with one of Washington’s most powerful groups representing the manufacturing industry, citing differing opinions over whether the U.S. should export...

January 22, 2013
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Friday, January 18, 2013
Magnolia LNG

$2.2 Billion LNG Liquefaction Facility Announced for Port of Lake Charles

Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal and Maurice Brand, Managing Director and Joint Chief Executive Director of Magnolia LNG announced today a $2.2 billion project to develop a natural gas liquefaction production and...

January 18, 2013
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Thursday, January 10, 2013

Pangea Sets Sights on Floating LNG Export Facility off Corpus Christi

The US Office of Fossil Energy is currently reviewing a request submitted by Texas-based firm Pangea LNG for authorization to export 398.5 billion cubic feet per year of domestically produced...

January 10, 2013
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Wednesday, December 26, 2012
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Senator Wyden Calls for Restraint in US LNG Export Planning

New discoveries of natural gas are beginning to transform the U.S. economy, and energy companies say exporting it is the next logical step. But a call for restraint is coming...

December 26, 2012
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Thursday, December 13, 2012

Teekay LNG Pounces on U.S. Natural Gas Study, Orders Two LNG Carriers on Spec

Teekay LNG Partners (NYSE:TGP) has taken a hint from a recently released U.S. government study on natural gas exports and has entered into an agreement with South Korea’s Daewoo Shipbuilding...

December 13, 2012
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Sunday, December 9, 2012
Press Releases

US Has Almost No Excuse to Not Export More LNG [COLUMN]

By John Kemp LONDON, Dec 7 (Reuters) – The Obama administration will find it almost impossible to refuse permission for more liquefied natural gas (LNG) exports now that a report from outside...

December 9, 2012
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Thursday, December 6, 2012

New Energy Department Report Good News for US LNG Exports

(Bloomberg) — Natural gas exports would have “net economic benefits” for the U.S., according to a study commissioned by the Energy Department, which is weighing applications from companies looking to overseas markets to...

December 6, 2012
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