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Sempra, Mitsui Reach MOU for Next Phase of Cameron LNG

Mitsui & Co. Ltd. plans to increase its exposure to the growing North American liquefied natural gas (LNG) export business, reaching a preliminary agreement to purchase supply from the next phase of Sempra Energy’s Cameron LNG terminal.

October 28, 2019
Gulf Coast LNG Projects Ready to Play Let’s Make A Deal

Gulf Coast LNG Projects Ready to Play Let’s Make A Deal

U.S. natural gas exports have barely touched the global markets, and buyers with Gulf Coast projects underway are tapping at the doors to secure supply for the next wave.

October 22, 2019

Sempra Inks LNG MOU with China Operator, Sells Peru Assets for $3.59B

Sempra Energy on Monday said its liquefied natural gas (LNG) unit has a memorandum of understanding with a Chinese operator to provide supply for the country’s power generation sector.

October 1, 2019

Sempra Energy Barreling Ahead With Three LNG Projects

Three liquefied natural gas (LNG) projects are being pushed by San Diego-based Sempra Energy at the same time it moves to shed its South American utility assets and expand its Texas/California utility rate base and Mexican energy infrastructure projects.

August 5, 2019

Cheniere Achieves First Production at Corpus Christi Train 2

Cheniere Energy Inc. continues to dominate the U.S. liquefied natural gas (LNG) export market, completing the first commissioning cargo from the second train at the Corpus Christi LNG terminal in South Texas.

July 8, 2019
As Second-Wave U.S. LNG Projects Near FID, Customer Contracts More Difficult to Secure

As Second-Wave U.S. LNG Projects Near FID, Customer Contracts More Difficult to Secure

Additional infrastructure is critical to balancing the U.S. natural gas market as the country is already awash in supplies, with more on the way, but selling that story to investors is difficult, developers of second-wave liquefied natural gas (LNG) export projects said at a recent conference in Houston.

May 24, 2019
Saudi Aramco Gaining Hold in U.S. LNG with Deal to Buy Stake, Supplies from Sempra Port Arthur Project

Saudi Aramco Gaining Hold in U.S. LNG with Deal to Buy Stake, Supplies from Sempra Port Arthur Project

State-owned Saudi Arabia Oil Co., aka Aramco, on Wednesday said it has signed a heads of agreement (HOA) to negotiate buying a 25% stake in Phase 1 of Sempra Energy’s natural gas export project in Port Arthur, near Houston.

May 22, 2019
Sempra’s Cameron LNG Achieves Production from First Train

Sempra’s Cameron LNG Achieves Production from First Train

Global liquefied natural gas exports from the Gulf Coast are set to expand as the first of three trains at the Cameron liquefied natural gas (LNG) facility in Louisiana achieved first production Tuesday, developer Sempra Energy said.

May 14, 2019
Cameron LNG Close to Ramping Up but Two Trains Delayed, Says Sempra

Cameron LNG Close to Ramping Up but Two Trains Delayed, Says Sempra

The first of three production trains at Sempra Energy’s natural gas export project is on the verge of beginning commercial operations, but completion of the other two trains has been pushed to the first half of 2020, executives said Tuesday during a 1Q2019 earnings conference call.

May 8, 2019
Sempra Secures DOE Approvals For LNG Exports From Mexico’s West Coast — Bonus Coverage

Sempra Secures DOE Approvals For LNG Exports From Mexico’s West Coast — Bonus Coverage

Sempra Energy has secured two approvals from the Department of Energy (DOE) for global exports of liquefied natural gas (LNG) via the Energía Costa Azul (ECA) liquefaction project under development on Mexico’s Pacific coast.

April 4, 2019