Category: Natural gas

Statoil, West Virginia agree on deal for drilling under Ohio River

The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register reports that Norway-based Statoil plans to drill on about 474 acres of state-owned land under the river in Marshall and Wetzel counties.  More »

Carl Icahn boosts stake in Chesapeake Energy

The activist investor’s total stake in the natural gas-producing company has grown to 11 percent.  More »

Northeast gas pipeline progresses, to some landowner dismay

Of 651 landowners in New York and Pennsylvania affected by the $700 million pipeline project, 125 refused to sign right of way agreements.  More »

Judge rules shale gas pipeline can cross holdout properties

U.S. District Judge Malachy Mannion ruled that the Constitution Pipeline has the necessary permits from the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission and that it serves the public interest by providing additional natural gas pipeline capacity.  More »

Natural gas withdraw withers as winter nears end

U.S. Energy Information Administration weekly data showed a withdraw of 45 billion cubic feet, bringing total inventories to 1.47 trillion cubic feet.  More »

Southwestern Energy sells Pennsylvania pipelines for $500 million

Natural gas producer Southwestern Energy will sell its gathering assets in Pennsylvania for $500 million, the company announced Thursday morning.  More »

Iran producing more natural gas from field shared with Qatar

During a ceremony marking inauguration of the expansion project, President Hassan Rouhani claimed the increased gas production proved Western sanctions were ineffective.  More »

Businesses upbeat on Egypt’s chances at investment meeting

Saturday’s focus shifted to the private sector, with several companies announcing agreements, including some from Germany’s Siemens AG that were the largest single package signed at the three-day conference.  More »

Continued cold weather driving natural gas demand

The U.S. Energy Information Administration said that working gas in storage fell by 198 billion cubic feet for the week ending March 6.  More »

Cheap Brent adds risk to planned LNG investments

As oil prices have fallen, so has the margin export projects hope to capture by selling cheaper U.S. gas onto the global markets.  More »

Balkan states seek gas partnership that may cut Russian reliance

Balkan nations on the Adriatic sea plan to build a new gas pipeline and connect their networks in a move that may help reduce Europe’s dependence on energy imports from Russia.  More »

Low natural gas prices aren’t reaching consumers

The benchmark futures price for natural gas, set at Louisiana’s Henry Hub, has fallen from more than $4 at the end of last year to under $3 currently.  More »

BP discovers second big natural gas reservoir in Egypt

The British oil giant’s new gas discovery contains more than 5 trillion cubic feet of natural gas equivalent.  More »

Changing Seasons in Energyland™

As the seemingly permanent blanket of snow in my yard lifted this week to reveal the green, green grass below (albeit briefly), I am reminded that seasons change. But it is not just clocks and landscapes that are undergoing a shift, but also a veritable variety of elements in energyland™. So here are some such […]  More »

Kinder Morgan IDs shippers for planned natural gas pipeline

The pipeline’s capacity is from 1.2 billion to 2.2 billion cubic feet of gas per day.  More »
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