Editor’s Note: The following segment is one in a series by NGI’s LNG Insight focused on exploring how the global liquefied natural gas (LNG) market works. The conversations in this series will also analyze news and the issues that matter most to the industry in North America and beyond.
Articles from Cryogenic
ExxonMobil Corp., in collaboration with Spain’s Instituto de Tecnologia Quimica (ITQ), has discovered a “potentially revolutionary” material that may sharply reduce the amount of energy and emissions associated with producing ethylene.
Smith Township supervisors in Pennsylvania have signed-off on MPLX LP subsidiary MarkWest Energy Partners LP’s plans to build a 200 MMcf/d natural gas processing facility, but the company is still waiting on an air permit from state regulators to begin construction.
MPLX LP Subsidiary MarkWest Energy Partners LP plans to start construction on a 200 MMcf/d natural gas processing facility in southwest Pennsylvania this month, according to plans submitted to local authorities.
Navitas Midstream Partners LLC has acquired natural gas gathering and processing assets in three Texas counties in the Midland Basin from a subsidiary of DCP Midstream LLC for an undisclosed sum.
Blue Racer Midstream LLC has commissioned its second 200 MMcf/d cryogenic processing plant at the Berne Natural Gas Processing Complex in Monroe County, OH, bringing total capacity in the Utica and Marcellus shales to 800 MMcf/d.
Energy Transfer Partners (ETP) LP said Monday that it would invest $1.5 billion for a new pipeline system and associated processing facilities in Pennsylvania’s Marcellus Shale.
Atlas Pipeline Partners LP and Pioneer Natural Resources have expanded an existing gas processing agreement that will lead to the construction of 200 MMcf/d of additional cryogenic capacity to serve production from the Permian Basin in West Texas.
A report released earlier this month that details activity in Ohio’s Utica Shale play underscores the rapid rate at which midstream companies are working to catch-up with exploration and production companies that have a backlog of wells shut-in and waiting to come online.
Gastar Exploration Ltd.said it is closing on the sale of its East Texas properties toCubic Energy Inc., a transaction that was delayed multiple times to accommodate the financing needs of Cubic (seeShale Daily,Sept. 25). Gastar said it expects to receive $39.2 million in proceeds in addition to the $4.7 million deposit previously paid by Cubic by Oct. 2. The deal was announced in April (seeShale Daily,April 23).