NOW READ OUR ARTICLES IN 40 DIFFERENT LANGUAGES.
HOME PAGE SUBSCRIPTIONS, Print Editions, Newsletter PRODUCTS READ THE PETROLEUM NEWS ARCHIVE! ADVERTISING INFORMATION EVENTS PETROLEUM NEWS BAKKEN MINING NEWS

SEARCH our ARCHIVE of over 17,000 articles
Vol. 19, No. 23 Week of June 08, 2014
Providing coverage of Alaska and northern Canada's oil and gas industry


LNG carriers called ‘floating pipelines’

Reflects sale of most liquefied natural gas under long-term contracts; conversion to LNG more expensive than ocean shipping

Stan Jones

Researcher/writer for the Office of the Federal Coordinator

The story of LNG shipping is a tale of massive investment, sophisticated technology, engineering wizardry and repeated efforts to tame the ocean’s mayhem. All in the pursuit of moving trillions of cubic feet of natural gas worth tens of billions of dollars a year across the seas. It’s a fast-growing....

    [additional news subjects in this story]

A growth industry

Charter rates vary

Ship owners vary, too


You must be logged in to view this story. Please either log in or subscribe.

Click here to subscribe to Petroleum News for as low as $69 per year.

Subscribers log in here to read the entire newspaper (1998 to 06/29/2014)





Print this story | Email it to an associate.
Petroleum News - Phone: 1-907 522-9469 - Fax: 1-907 522-9583
circulation@PetroleumNews.com --- http://www.petroleumnews.com ---
S U B S C R I B E

Copyright Petroleum Newspapers of Alaska, LLC (Petroleum News)(PNA)©2013 All rights reserved. The content of this article and web site may not be copied, replaced, distributed, published, displayed or transferred in any form or by any means except with the prior written permission of Petroleum Newspapers of Alaska, LLC (Petroleum News)(PNA). Copyright infringement is a violation of federal law subject to criminal and civil penalties.