Coast

NEB OKs Spectra (Westcoast) Tolls; Major Expansion Planned to Serve Pacific LNG

Stability will prevail in natural gas transportation across British Columbia (BC) for two years while the main service provider embarks on the biggest growth project in its 57-year history.

April 4, 2014

Skilled Workforce Needed for Gulf Coast Petrochem Expansions, Says CPChem Chief

The lack of technically skilled workers able to operate and maintain U.S. petrochemical projects in the queue along the Gulf Coast may pose a big constraint as construction begins over the next year, the CEO of Chevron Phillips Chemical Co. LP (CPChem) said.

April 1, 2014

TransCanada Bullish on LNG Export Outlook

Canadian West Coast terminal projects will overcome delays in securing customers and start exporting high volumes of liquefied natural gas (LNG) to Asia within six years, says the country’s top pipeline company.

March 14, 2014

Market Wins If We ‘Survive,’ Storage Operator Tells FERC

What’s good for Tres Palacios Gas Storage LLC (TPGS) is good for the market, the company told FERC in a motion filed last Tuesday in its ongoing bid to abandon a portion of its Gulf Coast capacity that has become uneconomic.

February 21, 2014

LNG Canada Picks Site for Export Terminal

The second-biggest Canadian contender to break into the overseas trade in liquefied natural gas (LNG) has picked a site for its entry in the long lineup of proposals to build export terminals on the Pacific Coast of British Columbia.

February 14, 2014

Bakken, West Coast Provide Growth for Tesoro, CEO Says

The growth of domestic U.S. oil production from places like the Bakken Shale in North Dakota and the Uinta Basin in Utah will continue to boost growth of West Coast refining and crude rail operations, according to San Antonio-based Tesoro Corp. CEO Greg Goff.

February 6, 2014

Upper Midwest Is a Tough Place to Run Out of Propane

The confluence of events that wracked Midwest and Northeast propane markets during January really could not have been foreseen, and while the energy industry is doing what it can to fix the situation, it faces limitations, Enterprise Products Partners LP COO Jim Teague said Thursday during an earnings conference call.

January 30, 2014

Oregon LNG Requests Canada Export License

A second U.S. export terminal project on the Pacific Coast is reaching north to Canada for shale production to turn into Asia-bound tanker cargoes of liquefied natural gas (LNG).

January 15, 2014

CPChem OKs Gulf Coast Ethane Cracker, Polyethylene Units

Chevron Phillips Chemical Co. LP (CPChem) has received the go-ahead from its board of directors to proceed with its US Gulf Coast (USGC) Petrochemicals Project, which was announced in 2011.

October 4, 2013
Physical, Futures, Waltz Lower as Storage Builds, Karen Threatens

Physical, Futures, Waltz Lower as Storage Builds, Karen Threatens

Natural gas prices for Friday delivery fell a nickel on average Thursday as most traders elected to get their deals done ahead of a government storage report that was expected to have bearish overtones.

October 4, 2013