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Williams’ Marketing Unit Seizes on Natural Gas Price Volatility, with Eye on LNG Opportunities

Williams’ Marketing Unit Seizes on Natural Gas Price Volatility, with Eye on LNG Opportunities

Williams capitalized on heightened natural gas price volatility and recorded all-time high gathering volumes during the first quarter, countering the unfavorable impacts of a harsh winter on its gathering system in the West. Management credited the success of marketing arm Sequent Energy Management LP, purchased in 2021, in optimizing the assets in its base business.…

May 8, 2023
Natural Gas Opportunities Abound for Williams, from Wellhead-to-Water, Says Top Exec

Natural Gas Opportunities Abound for Williams, from Wellhead-to-Water, Says Top Exec

Williams has found an enthusiastic cheerleader to help guide natural gas opportunities into the future with Chad Zamarin. The recently promoted executive vice president oversees Corporate Strategic Development for the natural gas pipeline behemoth. Zamarin sat down with NGI at CERAWeek by S&P Global to discuss what’s ahead at Williams. He also chairs the Interstate…

March 14, 2023
Williams Natural Gas Bet Paying Off Now… and Well Into the Future?

Williams Natural Gas Bet Paying Off Now… and Well Into the Future?

Williams’ long-term natural gas focus continues to bring in the returns, according to CEO Alan Armstrong, who said strong quarterly results were attributable to the company sticking to its strategy. Speaking on a 3Q2022 conference call, Armstrong said the midstream giant’s adjusted earnings before interest, tax, depreciation and amortization (EBITDA) was up 15% compared to…

November 2, 2022
U.S. Natural Gas Heavyweights Launch Coalition to Export More LNG

U.S. Natural Gas Heavyweights Launch Coalition to Export More LNG

EQT Corp., the largest U.S. natural gas producer, has teamed up with midstreamers TC Energy Corp. and Williams to establish a coalition that will focus on increasing American LNG exports to help displace dirtier fuels abroad and lower greenhouse gas emissions. The Partnership to Address Global Emissions, or PAGE, would help develop and promote policies…

October 11, 2022
Williams, PennEnergy Move Certified Appalachian Natural Gas to Growing Domestic, LNG Markets

Williams, PennEnergy Move Certified Appalachian Natural Gas to Growing Domestic, LNG Markets

Williams is partnering with PennEnergy Resources LLC to market and deliver certified natural gas from the Appalachian Basin to meet growing demand in the United States and beyond. Through its Sequent business unit, purchased from Southern Co. in 2021, Williams is building a marketing portfolio to sell the low-carbon natural gas to utilities, LNG export…

August 9, 2022
Williams CEO Says Robust Natural Gas Demand ‘Driving a Great Pipeline of Growth Opportunities’

Williams CEO Says Robust Natural Gas Demand ‘Driving a Great Pipeline of Growth Opportunities’

The chief executive of Williams, a natural gas processing and transportation specialist, said mounting calls for LNG and robust summer cooling demand are driving exceptional activity levels on the Transcontinental Gas Pipe Line Co. (Transco) system, bolstering the company’s outlook. The past two months rank among the hottest Junes and Julys on record in the…

August 2, 2022
Williams Sanctions 1.8 Bcf/d Louisiana Energy Gateway to Deliver Haynesville Supply to Industrial, LNG Markets

Williams Sanctions 1.8 Bcf/d Louisiana Energy Gateway to Deliver Haynesville Supply to Industrial, LNG Markets

Williams on Wednesday hit the green light for the Louisiana Energy Gateway (LEG), a 1.8 Bcf/d natural gas system designed to move Haynesville Shale supply to industrial markets and for export overseas. The LEG system, set for service by late 2024, would deliver Haynesville gas to industrial corridors and to liquefied natural gas (LNG) export…

June 29, 2022
LNG Demand Driving Williams’ $1.5B Investment in Natural Gas Pipeline Expansions

LNG Demand Driving Williams’ $1.5B Investment in Natural Gas Pipeline Expansions

Midstream giant Williams is spending about $1.5 billion to grow its natural gas transportation capacity by nearly 2 Bcf/d over the next few years to accommodate growing demand, particularly for exports, according to management. One of the six transmission projects the Tulsa-based midstreamer is developing is a 364 MMcf/d expansion on the Transcontinental Gas Pipe…

May 3, 2022
Williams Joins Forces With Cheniere to Quantify, Report GHG Emissions

Williams Joins Forces With Cheniere to Quantify, Report GHG Emissions

Williams, operator of more than 30,000 miles of North American natural gas pipelines, said Tuesday it would partner with Cheniere Energy Inc. as part of broader effort to study and ultimately reduce greenhouse gas emissions (GHG) across the sector. The Tulsa-based midstream giant said it would join with Cheniere, the largest U.S. producer of liquefied…

April 19, 2022
Williams Expands Haynesville Natural Gas Operations, Eyes Moving RSG for LNG Export

Williams Expands Haynesville Natural Gas Operations, Eyes Moving RSG for LNG Export

Tulsa-based Williams has clinched agreements with Quantum Energy Partners that include more than doubling its Haynesville Shale natural gas midstream footprint to 4 Bcf/d-plus from 1.8 Bcf/d. In one deal, Williams agreed to pay $950 million for Quantum’s Trace Midstream, which holds East Texas natural gas gathering and processing assets.  A memorandum of understanding with…

March 14, 2022