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Qatar in pole position to ease long-term LNG shortfall

Rate this article Qatar’s decision last year to lift its moratorium on gas production from the giant offshore North Field could have a major impact on the global LNG balance, according to analyst Rystad Energy. Read Full Article Here For more great articles: Offshore RSS Feed

Pentagon not too positive on opening eastern GOM to oil & gas

Rate this article By Offshore Energy Today Lifting the existing moratorium on oil and gas operations in the eastern Gulf of Mexico might have a negative effect on military drills and testing conducted in the area, unless mutual restrictions… … Read Full Article Here For more great articles: Offshore Energy Today

Top news of the week September 4-9

Rate this article By LNG World News Cameron LNG, March 2017 (Image courtesy of the Port of Lake Charles)DNV GL: natural gas to become world’s primary energy source by 2035 Natural gas will become the largest single source of energy from 2034, according to a report by the classification society, DNV GL. Western Australia bans…

IECA calls for halt on non-FTA LNG export approvals

Rate this article By LNG World News The Industrial Energy Consumers of America have urged the U.S. Department of Energy to place a moratorium on LNG export approvals for non-free trade agreement (non-FTA) countries. In a letter submitted to the U.S. energy secretary Rick Perry, IECA said it is “alarmed at the volume of LNG…

Qatar developing new gas project in giant offshore field

Rate this article By Offshore Energy Today Qatar Petroleum has decided to press ahead with development of a new offshore gas project. The company said Monday it would be working to bring to production a gas project situated in the southern sector of the North Field. This also marks the lifting of the 2005 moratorium…

Qatar to boost gas production, North Field moratorium lifted

Rate this article By LNG World News Qatar, the world’s largest LNG exporter could see a rise in export volumes as state-owned Qatar Petroleum revealed intentions to develop a new gas project in the country’s North Field. According to the company’s statement, the work in the southern sector of the giant North Field will start…

Is the UK now open for Fracking?

Is the UK now open for Fracking? 5 (100%) 2 votes 200 Most Popular Articles (By Dr Scott Summers – Shale Markets Profile for Scott) On Thursday the 6th October, the United Kingdom’s new Communities Secretary, Sajid Javid MP, permitted UK energy company Cuadrilla to frack at its Preston New Road, Lancashire, UK site.[1] His approval…

UK gives go-ahead to second-ever shale gas permit

Rate this article By LNG World News A worker is seen on the Cuadrilla drilling site in Balcombe, southern England August 15, 2013. REUTERS/Gareth Fuller/Pool/File PhotoBy Karolin Schaps and Susanna Twidale LONDON (Reuters) – Britain’s government approved its second-ever shale gas fracking permit on Thursday, overruling a local authority decision and boosting the country’s position…