Total secures $15bn for Mozambique LNG

Total has secured $15bn to develop Mozambique LNG and in the process begin to transform Mozambique…

Lithuania looks to guarantee energy security with acquisition of Hoeg LNG terminal

In a determined attempt to lessen its country’s reliance on Russian gas imports, the Lithuanian parliament…

Crack in Forties pipeline forces UK to turn to Yamal LNG to meet demand

The discovery of a crack in the North Sea’s Forties gas pipeline and its subsequent temporary…

Coals to Newcastle*?: Putin offers to sell LNG from Yamal to Saudi Arabia

In the latest twist in the complex and sometimes bizarre tale of Eurasian geopolitics, Russian President…

First LNG tanker scheduled to set sail from Yamal next month despite glut

The first shipment of Liquefied Natural Gas to be processed at Russia’s massive $27bn Yamal LNG plant…

Qatar downgraded over Gulf dispute

Moody’s Investors Service today downgraded Qatar’s credit rating  from stable to negative amid fears that its…

India offers to invest $11bn in Iran’s Farzad-B – and to take all the gas home

An  Indian consortium headed up by ONGC Vicesh has said that it is willing to spend…

Demand for LNG set for bull run,say experts, with India leading charge

Global demand for  liquefied natural gas (LNG) is set to double over the next 15 years,…

Sakhalin 2 on agenda as Japan and Russia seal $1.3bn investment package

A number  Japanese companies  and banks are considering participating in the financing and construction of the third…

Russia to send LNG to Bahrain

Gazprom has signed an MoU with Bahrain’s NOGA National Oil and Gas Authority  to supply the…

Norwegian firm close to JV in Iranian petrochemicals sector

Iranian petrochemicals: In what would be one of the first major gas deals to be signed…

LNG imports not the answer to Polish energy needs, warns Gazprom chief

Polish energy: Poland will struggle to replace all the natural gas it gets from Gazprom from…

Indians win contract to build $1.3bn Bangladesh LNG plant

Bangladesh LNG plant: India’s Reliance Power energy company has won the contract to build a $1.3bn  750 MW natural gas-based project…

First shipment of US LNG reaches Europe

US LNG: In a move which could lead to continental price wars and reduce Russia’s domination of…

Chinese banks rubber stamp 15-year €9.3bn Yamal LNG loan

Yamal LNG loan: The  China Exim Bank and the China Development Bank yesterday signed a loan agreement…

Gazprom in talks over Bahrain LNG distribution hub development

Bahrain LNG distribution hub: Gazprom is looking at the feasibility of setting up  a liquefied natural gas…

Shell looks for smaller stake in Baltic LNG as costs rise to $11.5bn

In-house valuation teams at Gazprom and Shell have estimated the total investment required to develop the…

Australian LNG exports set to overtake Qatar by 2020, claims bullish PM

Australian LNG exports are set to triple by the end of the decade and overtake Qatar’s, a…

China’s PM promises to speed up Yamal LNG financing

Yamal LNG financing: At a private meeting with Russia’s Deputy Prime Minister Arkady Dvorkovich  this week,…

First ever shipment of Iraqi natural gas sails into Persian Gulf for export

The first ever shipment of Iraqi natural gas destined for export sailed out of the country’s…

Novatek finalises sale of 10% Yamal LNG stake to Chinese Silk Road Fund

Novatek has finalised the sale of a 10% stake in the Yamal LNG plant in north-west…

Qatargas in $15bn Pakistan LNG deal

Pakistan LNG: The   Qatar Liquefied Gas Company (Qatargas) yesterday clinched a contract to supply Pakistan with 3.75m…

US and Australia to lead surge in LNG production, predicts new report

 The US and Australia will be the frontrunners in the the growth of gas and LNG production over the…

Qatargas undercuts Shell to secure $1bn Pakistan LNG contract

 Pakistan LNG contract: Royal Dutch Shell looks set to  lose its  contract to supply Pakistan with LNG  worth over $1bn…