With a focus on providing infrastructure solutions to supply new markets with natural gas, Houston-based Pilot LNG LLC has filed with federal regulators to build in Texas what it said would be the Gulf Coast’s first dedicated liquefied natural gas (LNG) bunker terminal. The proposed Galveston LNG Bunker Port, to be sited on Pelican Island,…
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Spot prices surged over the course of the week as robust heat stretched across the country, with highs reaching into the triple-digits over swaths of Texas and the Southwest. Strong cooling demand propelled weekly spot gas prices for the July 6-10 period. NGI’s Weekly Spot Gas National Avg. advanced 22.0 cents to $1.730. Though forecasts…
Texas oil and gas regulators are planning to step up their enforcement abilities, including through the enhanced use of drones, to improve oversight of the massive energy industry. The Railroad Commission of Texas (RRC) outlined its fiscal year (FY) 2021 strategic priorities, with a big goal to accurately monitor and enforce major oil and gas…
A push to revamp allowed natural gas flaring in Texas oilfields is underway, with potential changes coming as soon as this fall.
The U.S. natural gas rig count climbed two units to 78 for the week ended Friday (June 12), while the recent steep declines in the oil patch showed signs of leveling off, according to the latest data from Baker Hughes Co. (BKR).
New infrastructure and capacity releases in Mexico could help stabilize Permian Basin natural gas prices, according to NGI’s Patrick Rau, director of strategy and research.
Texas E&P Industry Records Stinging Losses in April as Covid-19 Strips Jobs, Permitting and Production
Texas oil and gas activity suffered a bloodbath of sorts in April as the state began to register the full effects of the Covid-19 lockdowns, with upstream jobs tumbling to the largest monthly decline on record, the Texas Alliance of Energy Producers said Wednesday.
Natural gas futures dipped into the red early Tuesday and remained there on demand concerns tied to mixed weather forecasts and diminished natural gas exports. The July Nymex contract settled at $1.767/MMBtu, down 2.2 cents day/day. August was down 2.9 cents to $1.863.
The Electricity Reliability Council of Texas (ERCOT) is forecasting record power use this summer, but less than originally forecast.
While some liquefied natural gas (LNG) and Mexican operations have been slowed, Sempra Energy’s U.S. utilities helped carry the energy infrastructure holding company to increased profits in 1Q2020.