Liquefaction

LNG Carrier Market Struggles to Keep Up with Liquefaction Capacity Buildout

LNG Carrier Market Struggles to Keep Up with Liquefaction Capacity Buildout

Samsung Heavy Industries (SHI), one of the world’s largest shipbuilders, said Thursday it has secured orders worth $405 million for two 174,000 cubic meter (m3) liquefied natural gas (LNG) carriers from Malaysian-based shipping firm MISC Berhad.

October 10, 2019

FERC OKs Startup Process for Kinder’s Elba Island LNG

Affiliates of Kinder Morgan Inc. (KMI) have been cleared by FERC to begin commissioning fuel for the Elba Island LNG Terminal near Savannah, GA.

February 4, 2019

Cheniere’s Corpus Christi Train 2 Closer to Service after FERC OK

Train 2 at Cheniere Energy Inc.’s Corpus Christi liquefied natural gas (LNG) export facility is one step closer to entering commercial operation after federal authorities last week approved the introduction of gas and commissioning of the fuel gas system at the Texas Gulf Coast facility.

January 7, 2019
Corpus Christi LNG Commissioning Cargo Sets Sail

Corpus Christi LNG Commissioning Cargo Sets Sail

The first commissioning cargo of liquefied natural gas (LNG) is on its way from Cheniere Energy Inc.’s Corpus Christi facility in South Texas, marking the first gas exports from the state, as well as the first from a Lower 48 greenfield project.

December 11, 2018

New Fortress Energy Planning Two LNG Plants in Northeast Pennsylvania

New Fortress Energy LLC is developing plans for two facilities that would liquefy natural gas produced in the Marcellus Shale of Pennsylvania, according to a recent filing with federal regulators.

November 20, 2018
FERC Staff Issues Environmental Assessment for National Grid LNG Facility in Rhode Island

FERC Staff Issues Environmental Assessment for National Grid LNG Facility in Rhode Island

FERC staff has issued a favorable environmental assessment (EA) for National Grid LNG LLC’s (NGLNG) proposed Fields Point Liquefaction Project, which would add service at an existing liquefied natural gas (LNG) storage facility in Providence, RI.

June 26, 2018

Leach XPress, Sabine Pass Outages Show Converging Domestic, Global NatGas Markets, Say RBN

U.S. liquefied natural gas (LNG) exports have arrived, and recent North American market events show how the growing push-and-pull between domestic and global gas markets is here to stay, according to RBN Energy LLC analyst Sheetal Nasta.

June 25, 2018

Dominion Introduces Feed Gas at Cove Point LNG Facility

Dominion Energy Cove Point LNG LP said it introduced feed gas Tuesday into its new liquefied natural gas (LNG) export facility on the Chesapeake Bay in Lusby, MD, as it moves closer to commencing commercial production.

December 6, 2017
Bullish U.S. LNG Export Picture Includes Small-Scale Projects, Analyst Says

Bullish U.S. LNG Export Picture Includes Small-Scale Projects, Analyst Says

In a bullish outlook for the growth of U.S. liquefied natural gas (LNG) exports by 2024, an energy analyst with the Mizuho Securities LLC’s energy research group said the expansion will include both small-scale and mega projects.

October 11, 2017

Freeport LNG Poised To Begin Fourth Liquefaction Train

Freeport LNG Development LP said it has filed an application with FERC seeking authorization to site, construct and operate a fourth liquefaction train at its liquefied natural gas (LNG) export facility near Freeport, TX, and has begun front-end engineering and design for the proposed Train 4.

July 6, 2017