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AES agrees to sell Vietnamese coal-fired power plant

By Sanja Pekic Power company AES Corporation recently signed an agreement to sell its entire equity interest in the 1,242 megawatt Mong Duong 2 coal-fired power plant in Vietnam. The post AES agrees to sell Vietnamese coal-fired power plant appeared first on Offshore Energy. Read Full Article Here For more great articles: LNG World News

China going carbon neutral: What will it mean for shipping?

By Jasmina Ovcina In September, China’s President Xi Jinping pledged before the UN General Assembly to make China carbon neutral by 2060. This is a bold goal for the world’s largest polluter at a time when the nation is planning to develop nearly 150 gigawatts worth of coal power plants. The momentuThe post China going…

Wood Mackenzie: LNG demand doubling over the next 20 years

By Bojan Lepic After a record 70 mmtpa of new LNG capacity was sanctioned in 2019, this year and 2021 had at least as much capacity lined up for final approval – instead, there’s a famine, Wood Mackenzie said. Wood Mackenzie said last week that developers, cash-strapped by the collapse in oil and gas prices,…

Total delivers 1st LNG cargo to China’s Guangdong Energy

By Mirza Duran France-based Total said Tuesday it has delivered it first LNG cargo to Chinese state-owned utility Guangdong Energy at the Zhuhai import terminal in Guangdong. Image: Total Guangdong Energy is the largest power generation company in the southern Chinese province, with more than 32 GW installed. “We are fully committed to supporting our…

API: U.S. LNG exports cut GHG emissions in power production

By Adnan Bajic A study commissioned by the American Petroleum Institute (API) stressed that using U.S. liquefied natural gas (LNG) in power generation significantly cuts GHG emissions. Courtesy of Cheniere The study conducted by researchers at ICF examines the environmental benefits of U.S. natural gas use in China, Germany, and India, finding that using U.S….

Elixir Energy plans small-scale Mongolia LNG plant

By Mirza Duran Australia-based Elixir Energy said it has recently signed a deal with Mongolia’s MT Group to develop a small-scale LNG plant in the South Gobi region. MT Group service station (Image: Elixir Energy) The LNG facility would supply fuel to the South Gobi’s large coal trucking fleet, according to a statement by Elixir…

Santos wins Queensland gas permits

By Mirza Duran Australian LNG player Santos said Monday it has secured four new gas exploration permits in the Surat Basin east of Roma in Queensland. Image courtesy of Santos Two of the permits are for domestic-only supply and two could supply both domestic and liquefied natural gas markets, according to Santos. Santos chief executive…

Woodside joins Japanese consortium to study hydrogen exports

By LNG World News Australian LNG player Woodside Petroleum has joined a consortium of Japanese companies to study exporting carbon-neutral hydrogen. Woodside has signed a deal with LNG importing giant JERA, Marubeni Corporation and IHI Corporation to undertake the joint study. The study will be examining the large-scale export of hydrogen as ammonia for use…