Top news of the week October 2-7

Top news of the week October 2-7
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BP secures more than $1 billion for six LNG newbuilds

UK-based energy giant and LNG player, BP, tied two finance partners KMarin and ICBC Leasing to invest over $1 billion into the six LNG carriers being built at DSME.

First US FLNG project gets approval for onshore facilities

Delfin LNG, the first and only permitted floating LNG export project in the United States, received approval from federal regulators to build the onshore metering, compression and pipeline facilities.

Golar’s FLNG Hilli Episeyo departs Keppel Shipyard in Singapore

Golar LNG said that its FLNG Hilli Episeyo, world’s first FLNG conversion, has departed Keppel Shipyard in Singapore on Sunday.

Shell cancels $900 million Thailand gas sale

The Hague-based LNG giant Shell has canceled the $900 million sale of its stake in a Thai gas field to Kuwait’s state-owned KUFPEC.

US LNG player Tellurian charters TFDE tanker from Maran Gas

US LNG export project developer, Tellurian has entered into a six-month time charter contract with Maran Gas Maritime for a liquefied natural gas tanker, the Maran Gas Mystras.


LNG World News Staff