Europe

Another Specter Rises Over LNG as European Demand Seen Threatened by Coronavirus

Another Specter Rises Over LNG as European Demand Seen Threatened by Coronavirus

Drastic measures being taken by governments in Europe to stop the spread of the coronavirus are likely to impact natural gas consumption on the continent, which has been a major destination for liquefied natural gas (LNG) supplies, particularly those exported from the United States.

March 13, 2020
Freight Rate Volatility on the Rise as Coronavirus Strands Vessels on Open Seas

Freight Rate Volatility on the Rise as Coronavirus Strands Vessels on Open Seas

The coronavirus has upended the global liquefied natural gas (LNG) market, driving up freight rate volatility as an increasing number of cargoes are floating throughout Asia while others are being diverted.

February 19, 2020
LNG’s Wintry Price Plunge Boosts Possibility of U.S. Terminal Shut-Ins Later in Year

LNG’s Wintry Price Plunge Boosts Possibility of U.S. Terminal Shut-Ins Later in Year

Liquefied natural gas (LNG) prices are trading near unprecedented lows, cratering at the height of winter in the northern hemisphere and again raising the possibility of shut-in exports later this year along the Gulf Coast, where supplies continue to increase.

January 28, 2020
LNG’s Wintry Price Plunge Boosts Possibility of U.S. Terminal Shut-Ins Later in Year

LNG’s Wintry Price Plunge Boosts Possibility of U.S. Terminal Shut-Ins Later in Year

Liquefied natural gas (LNG) prices are trading near unprecedented lows, cratering at the height of winter in the northern hemisphere and again raising the possibility of shut-in exports later this year along the Gulf Coast, where supplies continue to increase.

January 28, 2020

U.S. Exports Steady As Global NatGas Prices Hit Lows — Bonus Coverage

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January 27, 2020

U.S. Exports Steady As Global NatGas Prices Hit Lows — Bonus Coverage

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January 27, 2020

Dutch Gate LNG Terminal Sets Record in Another Sign of Soaring European Inventories

Operators of the Gate Terminal in the Netherlands, a key entry point for liquefied natural gas (LNG) in Northwest Europe, said ship operations shattered previous records last year as the continent took in more supply, which flooded the global market.

January 10, 2020

European Import Terminals Plan Expansions as U.S. LNG Volumes Grow

Europe’s import terminals are expanding in preparation for even more liquefied natural gas (LNG) that’s expected to reach the continent with a second wave of U.S. export facilities coming online in the years ahead and higher forecasted output from other leading global producers.

December 30, 2019

European LNG Imports Hit Record Levels as Global Market Shifts

Europe’s liquefied natural gas (LNG) imports hit record levels of 12.7 Bcf/d in November as global supplies have increased and prices have fallen, according to the Energy Information Administration (EIA).

December 27, 2019

Denmark Green Lights Russia’s Nord Stream 2 Gas Pipeline

Denmark’s Energy Agency (DEA) has approved the Gazprom-led Nord Stream 2 consortium to lay its natural gas pipeline on the Danish continental shelf southeast of Bornholm in the Baltic Sea, the last remaining hurdle for the controversial project to reach completion.

November 1, 2019