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  • 22 December 2016

    Mitsui & Co. informed that its United States unit, Mitsui E&P agreed to sell a part of its interest in the Marcellus shale gas project in the state of Pennsylvania, to Alta Resources Development for US$207 million.

  • 22 November 2016

    US president-elect Donald Trump said that among his first actions as president will be cutting some restrictions on the country’s booming shale gas industry. In a brief video released Monday, Trump said he plans to withdraw from the Trans Pacific Partnership trade deal and ditch energy regulations put in place by President Barack Obama’s administration. “On […]

  • 27 September 2016
    Business & Finance

    The first shipment of US shale gas has arrived in the UK today aboard the LPG tanker JS Ineos Insight, operated by Swiss-based chemicals giant Ineos. The tanker was heading to Ineos’ Grangemouth plant in Scotland, where it was set to unload 27,500 cubic metres of ethane extracted from beneath western Pennsylvania, US. The shipment is said to […]

  • 23 March 2016
    Business & Finance

     The INEOS Intrepid gas carrier, owned by Swiss chemicals company INEOS, has arrived at the company’s petrochemicals plant at Rafnes in Norway, the company confirmed, thus marking the first ever shipment of US shale to Europe. The ship was loaded with 27,500m3 of US shale gas ethane.  “Shale gas economics has revitalised US manufacturing, it has the potential to […]

  • 23 March 2016

    Swiss-based Ineos said on Wednesday it has delivered the first-ever cargo of shale gas-sourced ethane to Europe. The Ineos Intrepid has arrived at the company’s petrochemicals plant at Rafnes in Norway, carrying 27.500 m3 of US shale gas-sourced ethane, Ineos said in its statement. As reported by LNG World News, the multi-gas carrier left the Markus Hook terminal […]

  • 10 March 2016
    Business & Finance

    The 2015-built LNG multi-gas carrier JS Ineos Intrepid departed the Marcus Hook terminal near Philadelphia yesterday bound for Rafnes in Norway carrying the first US shale gas cargo ever shipped to Europe. Loaded with 27,500 m3 of US shale gas ethane, which was cooled to -90ºC for the journey of 3,800 miles, the vessel is expected […]

  • 6 August 2014

    Natural gas production in the Marcellus region exceeded 15 billion cubic feet per day (Bcf/d) through July, the first time ever recorded, according to EIA’s latest drilling productivity report. The Marcellus region, mostly located in West Virginia and Pennsylvania, is the largest producing shale gas basin in the United States, accounting for almost 40% of […]

  • 21 May 2013

    Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation announced the use of Marcellus Shale natural gas to fracture wells via innovative dual fuel technology. This marks the first time “field” gas has been used in northeastern Pennsylvania for this purpose. The process of using clean-burning natural gas can displace up to 70 percent of the diesel fuel traditionally […]

  • 2 May 2013

    NRG Expert Analyst Edgar van der Meer was recently interviewed by TV Channel Russia 24. He offered some insight into the current state of the shale gas market in the United States. “The shale gas market has grown steadily in the US and will likely continue” said van der Meer. “Domestic natural gas prices, though […]

  • 27 August 2012

    Statoil Technology Invest (STI) will during 2012 invest NOK 150 million of venture capital in early stage technology companies. The last five years we have invested NOK 800 million in companies to develop technology that can create value for in Statoil’s operations. In 14 of the companies where we have an ownership stake we have […]

  • 5 July 2012

    According to Business Day Online, India has joined other countries which are turning to the US for gas, because of the America’s collapse in gas prices. Petronet LNG talked with two US companies regarding the issue of India’s gas supply. India consumes 46.2356 MT of gas and imports about 10.13 MT. Shale gas has turned […]

  • 22 May 2012

    Potential US gas exports do not represent a big threat to Australian LNG projects currently under construction. But this could change if there are large cost overruns at the Australian projects, or technological improvements significantly lower the long-run break-even price of US shale gas deposits, according to Australia’s Export Finance and Insurance Corporation (EFIC). EFIC said […]

  • 25 October 2011

    State-run gas utility GAIL India plans to buy stakes in more shale gas assets in the United States, its chairman B.C. Tripathi said on Monda… (reuters) [mappress] Source: reuters, October 25, 2011;

  • 31 January 2011

    Shale gas producers in the United States that are seeking to tap into the liquefied natural gas (LNG) market could pose a competitive threat… (ninemsn) [mappress] Source: ninemsn, January 31, 2010;

  • 13 October 2010

    Reliance plans to focus on developing its existing shale gas assets in the U.S. before going ahead with further acquisitions, a person with knowledge of the matter said. India’s biggest company by market value will buy additional shale assets in the U.S. only if the valuations are low, the person, who declined to be named, […]

  • 24 July 2019

    Australian LNG player Santos has received approval for an environmental management plan (EMP) for the Tanumbirini 2H and Inacumba 1/1H wells in Exploration Permit 161 in the McArthur Basin.

  • 23 December 2016

    Anadarko Petroleum has agreed to sell its assets in the Marcellus Shale of north-central Pennsylvania to Alta Marcellus Development a unit of Alta Resources Development, for approximately US$1.24 billion.

  • 23 July 2015

    Cuadrilla said it plans to appeal Lancashire County Council’s Development Control Committee’s decisions last month to refuse planning consent for two applications for temporary shale gas exploration sites.

  • 23 July 2015

    Cuadrilla said it plans to appeal Lancashire County Council’s Development Control Committee’s decisions last month to refuse planning consent for two applications for temporary shale gas exploration sites.

  • 20 January 2015

    Andreas Scheck, head of Wintershall’s activities in Germany said that natural gas production in Germany once again fell by around six percent in the past year.

  • 20 January 2015

    Andreas Scheck, head of Wintershall’s activities in Germany said that natural gas production in Germany once again fell by around six percent in the past year.

  • 29 September 2014

    Armour Energy said that the Egilabria 2 well has started to continuously flow gas through the test separator during the flowback recovery process.   Continuous flow is being observed with intermittent flaring.  However, Armour has not yet measured the flow rate.  The company expects to begin flowing annulus gas through the separator in order to measure a stabilized flowrate by the […]

  • 21 May 2014

    Russian natural gas deliveries to Europe cannot be replaced with U.S. shale gas, Sergey Komlev, Head of Contract Structuring and Price Formation Directorate of Gazprom Export said at the Flame Conference which is currently being held in Amsterdam. “There were no major increases in U.S. shale gas production in the last couple of years and […]

  • 15 May 2014
    Research & Development

    The shale gas boom in North America has triggered a massive build-up of liquefied natural gas (LNG) infrastructure, with companies investing a whopping $120 billion in a bid to capture a slice of the lucrative global market, according to Lux Research. The shale gas revolution had meant dirt cheap gas for U.S. companies and consumers, but […]

  • 26 March 2014

    In a presentation at Gastech 2014 in South Korea, Wood Mackenzie appraised recent activity in China’s shale gas sector, highlighting the different strategies of two Chinese National Oil Companies (NOCs), PetroChina and Sinopec. Robust gas demand continues to attract investment in the country’s upstream sector but divided priorities may further delay progress in domestic unconventional […]