Chron Energy Items: 03.11.08

A few of the energy related stories in the Houston Chronicle or on :
Oil pushes past $107; gasoline nearing records: Associated Press — Gasoline prices were poised today to set a new record at the pump nationally, having surged to within half a cent of their record high of $3.227 a gallon.
Rising gas demand abroad pinching LNG shipments: Bloomberg News — Russia is forcing Exxon Mobil to abandon plans to export natural gas to China. Nigeria is requiring explorers to share output with its citizens. Indonesia will cut sales to Japan.
Chevron to build second Australian LNG export site: Associated Press — Chevron Corp., one of the biggest U.S. energy companies, said Monday it plans to develop a liquefied natural gas export venture based on its Wheatstone field off northwestern Australia.