A roundup of news and commentary from NGI’s LNG Insight 

  • Cheniere Energy Inc. has loaded its first cargo from the 5 million metric tons/year (mmty) Train 6 expansion at the Sabine Pass terminal in Louisiana. Feed gas was introduced in September. The company expects commissioning to be completed in 1Q2022. 
  • Qatar Energy (QE) said Wednesday that it has signed a sales and purchase agreement (SPA) with China’s S&T International Natural Gas Trading Co. Ltd. to supply 1 mmty of LNG over a 15 year-period starting late next year. QE said Monday that it signed an SPA with China’s Guangdong Energy Group Natural Gas Co. Ltd. to supply 1 mmty over a 10-year period beginning in 2024.
  • QE sanctioned the massive North Field East project earlier this year to boost Qatar’s overall LNG...