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U.S. Tops Canada on Export Front, But Prices Generally Lower

U.S. Tops Canada on Export Front, But Prices Generally Lower

Canada faded while the United States grew as the North American champion of natural gas exports in the first nine months of 2019, according to the latest trade scorecard of the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE).

February 5, 2020

Trump Signs USMCA into Law Amid Record Natural Gas Exports

Amid surging exports of pipeline natural gas from the United States to Mexico, and tension between the oil and gas industry and Mexico’s government, President Trump on Wednesday signed the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA) into law.

January 30, 2020

Trump Signs USMCA into Law Amid Record Natural Gas Exports

Amid surging exports of pipeline natural gas from the United States to Mexico, and tension between the oil and gas industry and Mexico’s government, President Trump on Wednesday signed the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA) into law.

January 30, 2020

Global LNG Market Not Immune to Escalating U.S., Iran Tensions

Some oil-linked liquefied natural gas (LNG) prices were poised to increase after a U.S. airstrike in Iraq killed a top Iranian general and sent crude prices higher on Friday.

January 3, 2020
Shale/Tight Oil Resources Race ‘Not Yet Run,’ with ‘Profound Impacts’ Ahead, Says IEA

Shale/Tight Oil Resources Race ‘Not Yet Run,’ with ‘Profound Impacts’ Ahead, Says IEA

The United States is likely to account for about 85% of the increase in global oil production and 30% of natural gas output to 2030, putting pressure on the world’s traditional operators, according to the latest projections by the International Energy Agency (IEA).

November 13, 2019
U.S. Natural Gas Exports Top 1 Tcf in 1Q2019, Says DOE

U.S. Natural Gas Exports Top 1 Tcf in 1Q2019, Says DOE

The United States left Canada behind as it claimed the title of North American champion natural gas exporter for the first three months of this year, according to the latest trade scorecard compiled by the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE).

August 5, 2019
U.S. Imports of Canadian Heavy Oil to Increase, IHS Says

U.S. Imports of Canadian Heavy Oil to Increase, IHS Says

U.S. imports of Canadian heavy crude oil are expected to increase over the next two years, but the pace of oilsands growth in Canada is also expected to slow because the declining number of projects under active development, according to IHS Markit.

December 12, 2018

China, India to Lead Renewables Charge in Coming Decades, Says IEA Director

The United States will become the world’s top producer of oil and natural gas over the next several decades, but China and India will lead a host of developing countries in embracing clean energy technologies for power generation as costs for renewables continue to decline.

January 17, 2018

NAFTA Talks Called Opportunity to ‘Lock In’ Mexican Energy Reforms, U.S. Gas Trade

The North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) renegotiations are an opportunity to update the 1994 treaty so that it reflects changes in Mexico’s oil and natural gas sector and deepened ties to Canada and U.S. energy markets, according to analysts.

September 11, 2017

U.S. Benefits from Maintaining Canada NatGas, Oil Trade, Research Says

Canadians will buy American if the United States border stays open for natural gas and oil flows, according to a defense of free trade crafted by the Canadian Energy Research Institute (CERI).

August 10, 2017