Posts Tagged ‘LNG exports’

0 Apr 1 2014 @ 5:18pm by Matt Smith in Crude Oil, Global Energy, Natural Gas

File Under: Double Feature!

This morning’s lengthy appearance (it’s all relative, folks) was made into a second feature by CNBC, in a piece called ’3 reasons not to worry about energy costs….for now’. Hark, click on the below mugshot to launch to it:

0 Jan 20 2014 @ 1:01pm by Matt Smith in Economy, Global Energy, Natural Gas

POVs From BP’s Tea Leaves

BP has just released the latest version of its Energy Outlook to 2035. Although it contains the usual themes we have come to know and trust, such as energy demand growth being driven by developing nations, renewables grappling for a greater share of power generation, etc – there were as usual some great observations and takeaways. Here they are… » read more

0 Sep 6 2013 @ 10:58am by Matt Smith in Economy, Global Energy, Natural Gas, Random

Burrito bites

Good day, and I bid you happy Friday! Energyland™ continues to be on one heck of a rollercoaster ride, with crude oil’s direction this week mostly dictated by the tension in the Middle East. Rising tension = rising prices. As for natural gas, its recent rally has run out of steam as a lack of hurricane activity as we approach the peak of the season (hark, on Tuesday) has spurred on selling, while late-summer heat is not enough to drive on demand to bring on further buying. Snacks ahoy! » read more

0 Jun 19 2013 @ 7:03pm by Matt Smith in Economy, Global Energy, Natural Gas

Chips and Salsa with CLNG Chief

The recent posts here on the burrito about LNG exports seem to have struck a chord with the energy community; features across various sites have yielded positive feedback, while being name-checked and linked to by the Wall Street Journal has done nothing to hinder readership. All this traction has culminated in a most wonderful opportunity to quiz the President of the Center for LNG (CLNG), Bill Cooper, on his views. CLNG is a trade association, and acts as a clearinghouse for educational and technical information on LNG.  Henceforth are Bill’s candid and straight-shooting responses…glorious stuff. » read more

2 Jun 6 2013 @ 10:52am by Matt Smith in Economy, Global Energy, Natural Gas

LNG Exports and All That Gubbins (Part 2)

So last week’s summary of the current status of LNG exports was ignited by my interest in this LNG study by ICF International, which was commissioned by the API. The report in itself is rather extensive (in a 156 pages kind-of-way), but for those folk less nerdy than myself (count your blessings), I have identified some of the key themes. So here are my top takeaways: » read more