Tristar adds LNG tanker to shipping fleet

The vessel will be the first LNG ship to be added to the firm’s fleet of 30 ocean-going tankers

Green light for ‘world’s first’ LNG-powered shallow water pushboat design

Rolls-Royce and Robert Allan say the new design produces less pollutants than vessels with conventional propulsion systems

Australia ‘on track to become world’s largest LNG exporter’

Its export capacity increased from 2.6bn cubic feet per day (Bcf/d) in 2011 to more than 11.4Bcf/d this year

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US announces plans to spread ‘freedom gas’ through the world

Donald Trump’s Department of Energy has rebranded liquefied natural gas as ‘molecules of US freedom’

Global LNG market faces sharp shifts in supply and demand

LNG supply is estimated to increase by 33 million metric tons per year in 2019

EU calls on US to ease LNG export rules

It comes as the EU has seen a continued increase in imports of LNG from the US, rising by 181% over the last six months

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Beer brand trials LNG truck to deliver its drinks

AB InBev will use the low carbon lorry to carry shipments from its brewery in Samlesbury, Lancashire

EU clears Japanese firm’s link-up with EDF’s LNG trading arm

JERA will acquire the latter company business to create a larger trading operation

EU to build more terminals to import US LNG

European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker made the announcement during his visit to the White House yesterday

LNG trade to set new record in 2018

Demand growth is, however, forecast to slow during 2019/22, before accelerating during the 2020s