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FERC OK’s Construction of Natchez Pipeline, Which Will Replace Midla

FERC OK’s Construction of Natchez Pipeline, Which Will Replace Midla

FERC has given American Midstream LLC permission to begin construction of the Natchez Pipeline, which will replace the 90-year-old Midla pipeline system in Louisiana and Mississippi.

February 5, 2016

Weather Models Mixed; February Called 3 Cents Lower

February natural gas is expected to open 3 cents lower Monday morning at $2.43 as overnight weather models hint at mild conditions in the longer term and the technical case for continued higher prices weakens. Overnight oil markets were mixed.

January 11, 2016

API CEO Touts Economic, Environmental Success of NatGas Growth in U.S.

Emphasizing the environmental benefits of increased reliance on natural gas, American Petroleum Institute (API) CEO Jack Gerard outlined the trade association’s apparent lobbying strategy amid growing concern about the climate impacts of fossil fuels.

January 5, 2016
Rigs Plummet; Analysts Hint at Months-Away Recovery

Rigs Plummet; Analysts Hint at Months-Away Recovery

The North American rig count dropped by 31 units last week, according to Baker Hughes Inc., just as a group of oilfield services (OFS) analysts said in a note assessing the sector that things are “so bad it may be good.”

December 11, 2015

U.S. LNG Exports to Boost Trading Flexibility, Says IEA

The global natural gas trade should increase much more rapidly than pipeline gas over the next 25 years, with U.S. gas exports helping to diversify the market and make trading more flexible, the International Energy Agency (IEA) said Tuesday.

November 11, 2015

Halliburton’s New Round of Layoffs to Hit North America Hardest

Halliburton Co. is sending out another round of layoff notices within the next two weeks, with most of the jobs lost, including management positions, to affect North America.

September 24, 2015

DOE Approves Florida Containerized LNG Non-FTA Exports

For the third time this year, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) granted liquefied natural gas (LNG) export authority to American LNG Marketing LLC. The approval announced Friday is to market containerized LNG shipments to non-free trade agreement (FTA) nations, covering up to 800 MMcf/d for 20 years.

August 7, 2015

Former BP Execs Hatch Onshore E&P

Newly hatched independent Amistad Energy Partners LLC, run by veterans of BP plc’s North American operations, has opened for business in Houston with an eye on acquiring and developing U.S. onshore properties.

July 16, 2015
Surpluses to Dampen North American NatGas Prices Through 2017, NEB Says

Surpluses to Dampen North American NatGas Prices Through 2017, NEB Says

“Intensified” surpluses will keep the lid on North American natural gas prices through 2017, the National Energy Board (NEB) predicted in a three-year Canadian deliverability forecast.

June 22, 2015
Surpluses to Dampen North American NatGas Prices Through 2017, NEB Says

Surpluses to Dampen North American NatGas Prices Through 2017, NEB Says

“Intensified” surpluses will keep the lid on North American natural gas prices through 2017, the National Energy Board predicted in a three-year…

June 22, 2015