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 gas to free trade agreement countries while Royal Dutch Shell will be reducing its employee count by 6,500 this year. Hydrocarbons Technology wraps up the key headlines from July 2015.