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2014-04-01 16:21:31

DOHA, Qatar, April 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- His Highness the Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani, formally laid the foundation stone for Laffan Refinery 2 (LR2) at a special ceremony held today at the Qatar National Convention Centre in Doha. LR2 will effectively double the condensate refining capacity of the Laffan Refinery to 300,000 barrels per day, solidifying the country's unique position as the largest condensate producer with the largest condensate...

2014-01-30 12:23:31

Agreement signed by the two companies is aimed at developing new technologies to lower the cost of treating natural gas for LNG production DOHA, Qatar, Jan. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- UOP LLC, a Honeywell (NYSE: HON) company, announced today that it has signed a joint research and development agreement with Qatar Petroleum (QP) to develop new ways to cost effectively treat natural gas for the production of Liquefied Natural Gas, or LNG. Under the agreement, the two companies will...

2011-03-14 09:00:00

HOUSTON, March 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Golden Pass LNG Terminal LLC and Golden Pass Pipeline LLC announced today that it has been granted in service authority by the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) and has commenced commercial operations. Phase 1 commissioning activities and performance tests of its liquefied natural gas (LNG) receiving terminal were successfully completed in early March. The 69 mile interstate pipeline was successfully commissioned earlier in the year....

2011-02-25 14:07:00

LONDON, February 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- One of Europe's leading champions of science, Professor Brian Cox OBE (http://www.gastech.co.uk/conf-day-1-morning/inspirational-speaker/), will deliver an inspirational keynote address on Monday 21st March at a major international gas conference (http://www.gastech.co.uk/) where he will discuss the crucial role science has to play in solving our global energy challenges. As the worldwide need for cleaner, more efficient energy continues to grow -...

2010-10-07 13:26:00

MADRID, Oct. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Repsol and Qatargas sign an agreement to supply the Canaport(TM) LNG plant in Canada. The new multiyear LNG agreement enhances Repsol's portfolio as a reliable and diversified supplier to the United States markets. Repsol operates the Canaport facility, which has the ability to supply over 1 bcf (28 Mm(3)) per day of natural gas into the Northeast US and Eastern Canada markets. Repsol has delivered over 100 bcf of natural gas to Northeast US since...

2010-09-28 08:00:00

CAIRNS, Australia and HOUSTON, Sept. 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- InterOil Corporation (NYSE: IOC) (POMSoX: IOC) today announced that InterOil and Liquid Niugini Gas Ltd., its Joint-Venture liquefied natural gas project company with Pacific LNG Operations Ltd., have signed a binding Heads Of Agreement (HOA) with Energy World Corporation Ltd. (AX: EWC) to construct a two million tonne per annum (mtpa) land-based LNG plant in the Gulf Province of Papua New Guinea (PNG). The Train 1 LNG plant...

2010-09-28 07:00:00

PORT ARTHUR, Texas, Sept. 28 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ - The Golden Pass LNG terminal announced today that the first cargo to be used for commissioning the facilities is anticipated to arrive during October 2010. This terminal is a joint venture owned 70% by Qatar Petroleum International (QPI), the international arm of Qatar Petroleum (QP), and the remaining by ExxonMobil and ConocoPhillips. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100928/DC72194LOGO) (Logo:...

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