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Karpowership kicks off first floating LNG-to-power project in Indonesia

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Turkey’s floating power plant company Karpower International (Karpowership) has begun operation on its first LNG-to-Power project offshore Indonesia. Karpowership said that the powership Zeynep Sultan began power generation using LNG on 20 September after the successful conversion of its first two dual-fuel engines. The LNG is converted from liquid to

UECC’s LNG-powered PCTCs to ship trams to Oslo

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European short sea carrier UECC will use its dual-fuel LNG PCTC vessels to deliver new trams for the City of Oslo, Norway. The first tram was loaded on the UECC dual-fuel LNG PCTC Auto Eco in Pasajes, Spain on September 11 of this year, then transshipped onto the conventionally powered M/V Spica Leader

Ecuador’s approval of LNG imports pushes Sycar project forward

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U.S. project development company Sycar, along with other private companies, has received authorisation from the Government of Ecuador to import industrial gas, gasoline, natural gas, diesel, jet fuel, avgas, absorbents, and other derivatives. Sycar said last week that the authorisation, received on 24 September 2020, for importing was for liquids

Chevron in Australian domestic gas deal

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Chevron’s Australian unit has signed another deal with aluminium producer Alcoa for the delivery of domestic natural gas from its LNG projects. Alcoa’s Pinjarra refinery in Western Australia (Image: Alcoa) Starting in January 2024, Chevron said it would supply Alcoa with an additional 37 petajoules of equity domestic gas over

First Gen Corp gets permit for interim LNG terminal

25 Sep No Comments gregsamuel_e5x9azx4 LNG World News

Philippine First Gen Corporation said its unit, FGEN LNG, received a DoE permit to built an interim offshore LNG terminal in Batangas City. Illustration only. Courtesy of Höegh LNG The Department of Energy granted a permit for the construction, expansion, rehabilitation and modification (PCERM) of the facility in the First

Yamal LNG debt service guarantees removed

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Russia’s largest independent natural gas producer Novatek has reached another milestone on its Yamal LNG project. Courtesy of Novatek The company noted on Thursday, it has fulfilled all the conditions stipulated by the project’s external bank financing. With the fulfillment, the debt guarantees of Yamal LNG were formally removed from

Harvey Gulf banks on electric power

25 Sep No Comments gregsamuel_e5x9azx4 LNG World News

Harvey Gulf International Marine, the New Orleans-based LNG-powered PSV owner, and LNG bunkering pioneer, has continued the transformation of its fleet. Courtesy of Harvey Gulf The company has committed to install 10 additional battery systems on its vessels. Harvey will install four systems on its remaining LNG PSV’s without battery

Blackstone completes $7 billion Cheniere partnership stake sale

25 Sep No Comments gregsamuel_e5x9azx4 LNG World News

Blackstone Group said on Thursday it has completed the sale of its 42% stake in Cheniere’s limited partnership to Brookfield Infrastructure and its own affiliated company. Sabine Pass (Image: Cheniere) The $7 billion sale represents the culmination of Blackstone Energy Partners’ involvement with Cheniere, the US-based private equity firm said.

Siemens BOG compressor picked for NLNG plant

24 Sep No Comments gregsamuel_e5x9azx4 LNG World News

Siemens Energy has been contracted to provide a cryogenic boil-off gas (BOG) compression train for Nigeria LNG’s facility on Bonny Island. Illustration only (Courtesy of Nigeria LNG) The solution will play a key role in providing additional BOG handling capability and spares for the existing system, Siemens said in its

Titan completes SIMOPs LNG bunkering at Port of Antwerp

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Titan LNG, a Dutch supplier of LNG to the marine and industrial markets in Europe, completed an LNG SIMOPS bunkering at the Port of Antwerp. Courtesy of Titan LNG The company noted it has provided liquefied natural gas to Terntank’s chemical tanker Tern Sea. It was the first LNG SIMOPS

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