India’s March LNG imports rise 16.8 pct

By LNG World News India’s imports of liquefied natural gas (LNG) rose 16.8 percent in March on a yearly basis, following a drop in February, according to the latest data from oil ministry’s Petroleum Planning and Analysis Cell (PPAC). India imported 2.51 billion cubic meters of LNG or about 1.86 million tonnes last month. The…

US Cove Point LNG terminal ships first cargo to Japan

By LNG World News Dominion Energy’s Cove Point LNG export terminal in Maryland, the second US facility to produce LNG from shale gas, has reportedly shipped its first cargo of the fuel to Japan. LNG tanker Sakura, the first of many to Japan, departed from the new Dominion Cove LNG export terminal in Maryland on…

Petrobras starts up at Buzios field

By Offshore Energy Today.. Petrobras has started production from the Buzios field, located in the pre-salt Santos Basin off Brazil, through the P-74 FPSO. … Read Full Article Here For more great articles: Offshore Energy Today Comments comments

Ocean Rig takes a rain check on drillship delivery

By Offshore Energy Today.. Offshore driller Ocean Rig has decided to postpone the delivery of a newbuild drillship being built by South Korea’s Samsung Heavy Industries. … Read Full Article Here For more great articles: Offshore Energy Today Comments comments

Gate LNG volumes triple in Q1

By LNG World News Liquefied natural gas (LNG) throughput volumes at the Dutch Gate terminal rose 210 percent in the first quarter year-on-year, according to the data released by the Port of Rotterdam last week. Total LNG throughput at the facility located in the port reached about 0.7 million mt in the period under review,…

Top news of the week April 16-21

By LNG World News NSRA: Boris Vilkitsky LNG carrier breaks Northern Sea Route rules Boris Vilkitsky, the Arc7 ice-class LNG carrier, recently violated a number of safety rules on its voyage to the port of Sabetta, Russian Northern Sea Route Administration (NSRA) said. Global LNG market to tighten from 2024, QNB says Global liquefied natural…