New Features information at Hydrocarbons Technology New and updated information from Features listed on en-us New Features information at Hydrocarbons Technology September's top stories: Enbridge to buy Spectra, Petrobras to sell 90% of NTS gas Enbridge has agreed to acquire Spectra Energy for $28bn, and Petrobras has approved the sale of 90% shares of its Nova Transportadora do Sudeste natural gas business division to Brookfield Infrastructure Partners. wraps up… Thu, 06 Oct 2016 23:00:00 GMT August's top stories: Golden Pass secured EIS, Statoil planned to sell non-operated interests in West Virginia Golden Pass secured a final environmental impact statement (EIS) from US-based Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) for the proposed $10bn LNG export project, and Statoil planned to sell some of its non-operated interests in West Virginia, US,… Thu, 08 Sep 2016 23:00:00 GMT July's top stories: AEG's $27bn contract, Saudi Aramco's four engineering contracts AEG Power Solutions secured a contract to supply equipment for the $27bn Yamal LNG project in Russia, and Saudi Aramco signed four engineering contracts to build its SAR50bn ($13.3bn) Fadhili gas processing project. wraps … Mon, 08 Aug 2016 23:00:00 GMT June's top stories: Novatek's $19bn financing plan approved, ETE terminated merger deal Novatek shareholders approved $19bn of external financing to be raised for the construction of Yamal LNG plant in Russia, and Energy Transfer Equity terminated its $37.7bn merger agreement with the Williams Companies. wrap… Tue, 05 Jul 2016 23:00:00 GMT May's top stories: Yamal LNG project signed agreements, Halliburton and Baker Hughes' merger abandoned Russia's $27bn Yamal liquefied natural gas (LNG) project has signed 15-year loan agreements, and Halliburton and Baker Hughes have abandoned their previously announced merger valued at $34.6bn. wraps up the key headlines f… Mon, 06 Jun 2016 23:00:00 GMT April's top stories: ADNOC opened $10bn gas project, IHI secured contract from Kinder Morgan Abu Dhabi National Oil Company opened $10bn Al Hosn Shah sour gas development project and IHI E&C secured a contract to provide services for Kinder Morgan's $2bn natural gas liquefaction project in Georgia, US. wraps up th… Wed, 04 May 2016 23:00:00 GMT March's top stories: Novatek sells stake in Russian project, Centrica completes Cumbria project Gas producer Novatek completed the sale of a 9.9% equity stake in the Yamal LNG project in Russia to China's Silk Road Fund (SRF) for €1.8bn, and UK-based Centrica completed the £80m Barrow Gas Terminals project in Cumbria. Hydrocarbons Technology wr… Mon, 04 Apr 2016 23:00:00 GMT February's top stories: Pacific NorthWest LNG project review, TransCanada awards contract A review of $12bn Pacific NorthWest LNG project has found that it may harm the environment due to greenhouse gas emissions and TransCanada has awarded a contract to ABB for construction of 22 electrical houses along the Energy East pipeline route. Hy… Tue, 01 Mar 2016 00:00:00 GMT January's top stories: Ale completes $34bn contract, TransCanada sues US Ale completes final load-out for $34bn Ichthys LNG project in Thailand, First gas shipment starts from $18bn Australia Pacific liquefied natural gas project, TransCanada sues US over $8bn Keystone permit denial. Hydrocarbons Technology wraps up the k… Fri, 05 Feb 2016 00:00:00 GMT 2015: The year's biggest Hydrocarbons Technology stories Chevron sold LNG from its $54bn Gorgon project, Williams sought 'strategic alternatives' after rejecting $53.1bn takeover offer, while Royal Dutch Shell cut 6,500 jobs. wraps-up the key headlines from 2015. Wed, 06 Jan 2016 16:32:00 GMT The biggest oil and gas company takeovers in 2015 With plunging oil prices and OPEC’s decision to not cut output, the need to boost market share has resulted in significant takeover deals in the oil and gas industry in 2015. lists the biggest oil and gas company takeovers… Mon, 21 Dec 2015 00:00:00 GMT November's top stories: KBR's $11bn contract, Honeywell’s services for Iraq refinery G2 LNG awards contract to KBR for $11bn LNG facility in Cameron Parish, Honeywell to provide technology to Iraq's $6.5bn Karbala refinery, Gail (India), Isro to launch new geo-portal to monitor gas pipeline network. Hydrocarbons Technology wraps up … Fri, 04 Dec 2015 00:00:00 GMT October's top stories: Santos starts first shipment, Fluor JV's refinery contract Santos starts first LNG shipment from $18.5bn GLNG project in Queensland, Fluor JV selected to build $14bn Al Zour Refinery in Kuwait, G2 LNG plans to construct $11bn LNG export project in US. Hydrocarbons Technology wraps up the key headlines from O… Wed, 04 Nov 2015 00:00:00 GMT September's top stories: Energy Transfer to buy Williams, Emera to buy Teco Energy Energy Transfer Equity (ETE) has agreed to acquire the Williams Companies (WMB) in a transaction valued at about $37.7bn, Papua New Guinea (PNG)-focused Oil Search has rejected Australian energy major Woodside Petroleum's proposal to acquire the comp… Wed, 30 Sep 2015 23:00:00 GMT August's top stories: US lifts ban on Mexico crude trade, TurkmenGaz buy stake US Department of Commerce has granted approval for limited crude oil trading with Mexico, lifting a four decade long ban, Oil & Gas Authority (OGA) in the UK will offer development rights for 27 onshore blocks, while TurkmenGaz has agreed to acquire … Mon, 31 Aug 2015 23:00:00 GMT July's top stories: Petronas-led LNG project to start this year, Shell to cut 6,500 jobs Construction of the $36bn liquefied natural gas (LNG) export terminal project in Canada is expected to start in September, US Department of Energy (DoE) has granted authorisation to Bear Head LNG to export gas to Canada as well as export of Canadian… Fri, 31 Jul 2015 23:00:00 GMT May's top stories: Rosetta Resources sold for $3.9bn, Total JV starts production US Department of Energy (DoE) issued final authorisation to Cheniere Energy for the export of liquefied natural gas from its Corpus Christi Liquefaction Project in Texas. Noble Energy agreed to acquire Rosetta Resources for $3.9bn, Terneftegas, a joi… Sun, 31 May 2015 23:00:00 GMT April's top stories: Qatar inaugurates $1bn project, Natural gas plant in Delaware Basin Qatar has inaugurated the $1bn Jetty Boil-Off Gas Recovery project in Ras Laffan Industrial City, and Enterprise Products Partners and Occidental Petroleum have agreed to jointly build a new cryogenic natural gas processing plant in the Delaware Basi… Mon, 04 May 2015 23:00:00 GMT March's top stories: Total sells OML share, BlackRock JV buys 45% Mexico stake French energy firm Total has sold its interest in Nigerian onshore Oil Mining Lease (OML) 29 to Aiteo Eastern E&P for $569m, and BlackRock and First Reserve have agreed to acquire a 45% stake in two Mexican natural gas pipelines. Hydrocarbons Technol… Mon, 06 Apr 2015 23:00:00 GMT 2014: The year's biggest Hydrocarbons Technology stories Ineos plans to invest $1bn in shale gas exploration and appraisal in the UK, in an effort to source indigenous gas for its processing plants, and CorEnergy Infrastructure Trust has agreed to acquire the ownership of the MoGas Pipeline System in the U… Mon, 05 Jan 2015 00:00:00 GMT