Cheniere, Petronas sign 20-year LNG pact

Cheniere, Petronas sign 20-year LNG pact

Cheniere Energy Partners (NYSEMKT:CQP) enters a liquefied natural gas sale and purchase agreement with Petronas LNG, a subsidiary of Malaysia’s state-owned oil and gas company, Petronas (OTC:PNADF). Petronas LNG agrees to buy about 1.1M TPA of LNG from Train 6 of Cheniere’s Sabine Pass liquefaction project. LNG purchase to be made on a free-on-board basis for a […]

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Coalition for Comment Sense hopes lawsuit urging government to address climate change is dismissed

Coalition for Comment Sense hopes lawsuit urging government to address climate change is dismissed

The U.S. Supreme Court recently allowed a group of young Americans to proceed with their lawsuit claiming the federal government has failed to take what they believe to be necessary action to prevent climate control, a posting on nola.com said. The Supreme Court issued the decision Nov. 2 on the suit filed in 2015 by the 21 […]

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Louisiana voters reject trial lawyers’ shakedown

Louisiana voters reject trial lawyers’ shakedown

  Voters in a key Louisiana jurisdiction have just informed rapacious plaintiffs’ lawyers that Bayou State citizens are tired of living in a “judicial hellhole.” As reported here at the Washington Examiner on Tuesday, Louisiana was just listed as one of the top 5 official “ Judicial Hellholes” in the whole country by the American Tort Reform Association, a business-backed […]

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2019 Governor’s Race: And Then There Were Three

2019 Governor’s Race: And Then There Were Three

Gifford Briggs, President of the Louisiana Oil & Gas Association  Louisiana is a unique state, notable among the others in the nation. We are known for our exquisite Cajun cuisine, a football coach with an often indiscernible southern dialect, and a colorful political climate with seemingly endless elections. It can be hard to get excited […]

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From the President’s Desk: Changing The Trajectory 

From the President’s Desk: Changing The Trajectory 

By: Gifford Briggs, President of the Louisiana Oil & Gas Association  The Plaquemines Parish Council recently voted 4-3 in favor of withdrawing from a set of coastal lawsuits filed against oil and gas companies operating in the parish. It would seem only logical to assume that with a 4-3 vote the Council would have successfully […]

Severance Tax: How does Louisiana stack up?

By: Gifford Briggs, President of the Louisiana Oil & Gas Association  “No taxation without representation!” the slogan that originated during the 1700s and started a Revolution. In the past 300 years, very little has changed with regards to our view of taxes. Who do we tax? What do we tax? Fair tax, flat tax, internet […]

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Crude oil sell-off resumes, prices break important psychological levels

Crude oil prices early Tuesday resumed a sell-off in part on concern about the global macroeconomic outlook amid projections of rising U.S. output, breaking important psychological levels, an analyst said. As of 8:00 a.m. EST West Texas Intermediate front-month futures traded at $48.93 per barrel, or 2.5 percent lower, while Brent front-month futures traded at […]

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Oil sinks to one-year low as equity slump adds to supply fears

Oil sank to another one-year low in New York as a sell-off in equities worsened crude market sentiment, already soured by signs of plentiful American supplies. Futures in New York slipped as much as 4.1 percent after closing below $50 a barrel on Monday for the first time since October 2017. The U.S government expects […]

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Trump’s steel tariffs threatend U.S. energy dominance

U.S. crude oil production just surged to an all-time high of 11.3 million barrels per day. Natural gas production is also setting records. This energy bonanza is creating tens of thousands of new jobs and dramatically reducing Americans’ gasoline and utility bills while boosting New Mexico’s economy and making it the third largest oil producer […]

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Thunder Energies announces interview with Midnight in the Desert w/Heather Wade on the danger posed by antimatter asteroids

TARPON SPRINGS, Fla., Dec. 20, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Brian Buckley, Operations Manager of Thunder Energies Corporation, a publicly-traded company with stock symbol (OTC:TNRG), announces that Dr. Ruggero M. Santilli, company Chief Scientist, has been interviewed on December 6, 2017 by Ms. Heather Wade, host of Midnight in the Desert Radio (http://midnightinthedesert.com/how-to-listen) from 9:00 pm […]

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TransGlobe Energy Corporation Announces Q4 2017 Operations Update

CALGARY, Alberta, Dec. 20, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — TransGlobe Energy Corporation (“TransGlobe” or the “Company”) (TSX:TGL) (NASDAQ:TGA) announces an operational update. All dollar values are expressed in US dollars unless otherwise stated. Highlights Annual 2017 average production is trending to ~15.4 MBoepd, a 27% increase over 2016 Lifted and sold ~510 thousand barrels of entitlement crude […]

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Eagle Energy Inc. Announces Ongoing Production Results from its First North Texas Well

CALGARY, Alberta, Dec. 19, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — (TSX:EGL):  Eagle Energy Inc. (“Eagle”) is pleased to announce that, one month after initial production, the oil, natural gas and natural gas liquids rates from its first North Texas horizontal well continue to perform at budgeted levels.  Currently, the well is producing 450 barrels of oil equivalent […]

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Russia has Highest Capex on Crude and Natural Gas Projects in Former Soviet Union Over Next Seven Years, says GlobalData

Russia accounts for more than 90% of the proposed capital expenditure (capex) on planned and announced crude and natural gas projects in the Former Soviet Union (FSU) over the period 2018–2025, according to GlobalData, a leading data and analytics company. The company’s report: ‘H2 2018 Production and Capital Expenditure Outlook for Key Planned and Announced Upstream […]

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Italy’s Saipem to sign deal this week for Russian LNG work – sources

Italian energy contractor Saipem plans to sign a deal this week with Novatek to build offshore platforms for the Russian firm’s liquefied natural gas project, Arctic LNG 2, two sources close to talks told Reuters. Novatek aims to produce as much LNG as Qatar, one of the world’s top LNG suppliers that exported 6.2 million […]

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Lithuania to buy floating liquefied gas terminal

Lithuanian lawmakers have voted to buy a floating liquefied natural gas terminal that has been providing gas to the Baltic nation as it tries to reduce its reliance on Russian energy. In Tuesday’s 99-1 vote with 17 lawmakers abstaining, parliament voted to buy the 300-meter (984-foot) Independence from a Norwegian company, Hoegh LNG AS. The […]

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