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Sempra Energy ships first liquefied natural gas cargo from Cameron LNG export facility

On May 31, 2019, Sempra Energy, the majority owner of the Cameron liquefied natural gas (LNG) export facility, announced that the company had shipped its first cargo of LNG, becoming the fourth such facility in the United States to enter service since 2016. Cameron LNG has regulatory approval to ...

Hui Shan


Posted 5 days agoLink > exportsImportsLNG

This Week in Petroleum: Lowest crude oil imports since 1986 indicate changes in U.S. Gulf Coast crude oil supply

Lowest crude oil imports since 1986 indicate changes in U.S. Gulf Coast crude oil supply U.S. Gulf Coast crude oil imports averaged 1.8 million barrels per day (b/d) in March 2019, the lowest level since March 1986 and significantly lower than the peak of 6.6 million b/d in March 2007. Preliminary ...

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Posted 11 days agoOpinion > CanadaCrude oilexports +8

United States has been a net exporter of natural gas for more than 12 consecutive months

Source:  U.S. Energy Information Administration,  Natural Gas Monthly U.S. net natural gas exports in February 2019  totaled 4.6 billion cubic feet per day  (Bcf/d), marking 13 consecutive months in which U.S. natural gas exports exceeded imports. The United States exports natural gas by pip ...

Hui Shan


Posted 1 month agoOpinion > natural gasPipelinesSTEO +3

Europe’s Liquefied Natural Gas Imports Have Increased Lately, But Remain Below 2011 Peak

Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, based on International Group of Liquefied Natural Gas Importers (GIIGNL) Annual Reports, 2005–2018 Imports of liquefied natural gas (LNG) to the 28 countries that make up the European Union (EU-28) averaged 5.1 billion cubic feet per day (Bcf/d) ...

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Posted 7 months agoOpinion > europeLNGLiquified Natural Gas +7

The Changing U.S. Energy Trade Balance is Still Dominated by Crude Oil Imports

Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, based on U.S. Census Bureau Export and Import data During the past decade, the U.S. trade gap for energy products has narrowed. From 2003 to 2007, the value of energy imports was about 10 times greater than the value of exports. By 2017, import ...

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Posted 8 months agoOpinion > United StatesUSAEnergy +7

Energy Insights Forecasts Transformation of Gas Import/Export Balance by 2022

London, UK, 4 th October 2018: Energy Insights , the data and analytics specialist for the global energy industry, part of McKinsey & Company, has released its Global Gas & LNG Outlook to 2035 . The report finds that continuous demand growth, alongside new supply sources, will transform the ga ...

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Posted 8 months agoPress > Energy InsightsgasImports +5

Crude Oil Entering Gulf Coast Refineries Has Become Lighter as Imports Have Declined

Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, Monthly Imports Report , Crude Oil Input Qualities The density of crude oil processed by U.S. Gulf Coast refineries has become lighter since 2008 as refineries moved away from heavier imported crude oil to lighter crude oil produced in Texas ...

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Posted 8 months agoOpinion > Gulf CoastEIAEnergy Information Administration EIA +6

Strategic Stockpiling to Support China's Crude Imports

China's strategic petroleum reserve (SPR) depot in Jinzhou officially started filling in August 2018, bringing the existing depot capacity to a total of 249.1 million barrels, according to ESAI Energy's new released China Watch report. The launch of this site suggests that Beijing is slowly progr ...

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Posted 9 months agoOpinion > ESAIESAI EnergyChina +4

New Import Duties Drive Biomass-Based Diesel Imports Down in 2017

Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, Petroleum Supply Monthly ( biodiesel and renewable diesel ) U.S. imports of biomass-based diesel, which include biodiesel and renewable diesel, totaled 14.1 million barrels in 2017, a 36% decrease from 2016. Although increasing Renewable Fu ...

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Posted 1 year agoOpinion > United StatesUSEIA +5

Austria Increases Russian Gas Imports by 77.2 Per Cent Since Start of 2018

A working meeting between  Alexey Miller , Chairman of the Gazprom Management Committee, and Rainer Seele, Chairman of the Executive Board of OMV, took place in St. Petersburg today. At meeting Enlarged photo (JPG, 1.8 MB) The parties addressed the ongoing and future cooperation, noti ...

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Posted 1 year agoPress > AustriaRussiaGazprom +2

Gazprom and Snam Discuss Avenues for Cooperation

A working meeting between  Alexey Miller , Chairman of the Gazprom Management Committee, and Marco Alvera, Chief Executive Officer of Snam, took place in Moscow yesterday. The meeting participants noted that  European  countries needed new and reliable routes for gas imports amid declining indigeno ...

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Posted 1 year agoPress > ItalyRussiaGazprom +6

U.S. Net Energy Imports in 2017 Fall to Their Lowest Levels Since 1982

Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, Monthly Energy Review , Table 1.4a & 1.4b Total net energy imports to the United States fell to 7.3 quadrillion British thermal units (quads) in 2017, a 35% decrease from 2016 and the lowest level since 1982, when both gross imports and gross ...

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Posted 1 year agoOpinion > United StatesUSEnergy +5

U.S. Liquefied Natural Gas Exports Quadrupled in 2017

Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, Natural Gas Monthly U.S. exports of liquefied natural gas (LNG) reached 1.94 billion cubic feet per day (Bcf/d) in 2017, up from 0.5 Bcf/d in 2016. As LNG exports increased, shipments went to more destinations. U.S. LNG exports in 2017, all o ...

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Posted 1 year agoOpinion > EIAEnergy Information Administration EIAUnited States +6

West Coast Jet Fuel Imports Increase to Meet Growing Demand

Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, Petroleum Supply Monthly Net imports of jet fuel into the West Coast (defined as Petroleum Administration for Defense District, or PADD, 5 ) have increased in recent years as regional jet fuel consumption has outpaced production. States in t ...

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Posted 1 year agoOpinion > United StatesUSEIA +4

Austria Increasing Russian Gas Imports Further After Record Year in 2017

A working meeting between  Alexey Miller , Chairman of the Gazprom Management Committee, and Rainer Seele, Chairman of the Executive Board of OMV, took place in St. Petersburg today. The parties addressed the ongoing and future bilateral cooperation in the energy sector. Particular attention at the ...

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Posted 1 year agoPress > AustriaRussiagas +2