GAIL (India) said last week it’s fast-tracked the interstate Jagdishpur-Haldia and Bokaro-Dhamra (JHBDPL) natural gas pipeline project in India by awarding contracts for a 313-mileline segment in Bihar, Jharkhand and West Bengal.
Methanex announced last week it has reached agreement with Empresa Nacional del Petróleo (ENAP) for additional gas supply to its Chilean operations, through Dec. 31, 2019, Kallanish Energy reports.
West Virginia Gov. Jim Justice earlier this week was short on specifics, but showed enthusiasm for what he termed a “deathly serious” $83.7 billion China Energy investment plan for shale gas and petrochemical projects in West Virginia, the Wheeling (W.V.) News-Register newspaper reported.
China’s CAS Holdings, an investment arm of China’s Academy of Science, looks to spend $2 billion on a natural gas-to-methanol plant in the state of Washington, then shipping the fuel to Chinese factories and chemical makers, Chinese executives said.
TransAlta and Tidewater Midstream and Infrastructure Ltd. said Wednesday they’ve signed a letter of intent (LOI) for Tidewater to build a 120-kilometer (75-mile) natural gas pipeline from its Brazeau River Complex in Alberta Province, to TransAlta's power plants at Sundance and Keephills.
The volume of natural gas in the pipeline network of Brazilian state oil company Petroleo Brasileiro SA (Petrobras) grew roughly 23% in 2017, compared with 2016, a company executive said this week.