LNG Mining News

Mining industry advocate tapped to lead BC LNG Alliance

Starting mid-February, Bryan Cox will serve as president and CEO.

Shell, partners approve huge $31 billion LNG Canada project

This is the largest new LNG project of its kind in years.

Australia’s mining sector pushing for revamped Trans-Pacific Partnership: Interview

MINING.com interviewed the Minerals Council of Australia CEO.

China coal imports hold near 4-year high as demand resilient

Foreign purchases fell just 1.1 percent in August to the equivalent of 925,161 metric tons a day, compared with 935,806 the previous month.

The secret to safer oil & gas pipelines: graphene

Only in the US, corrosion costs the oil and gas industry $1.4 billion a year.

'I was cheated' – Tales from the collapse of a commodity giant

A former Singapore civil servant recounts how he’s lost almost $36,600 in the implosion of Noble Group Ltd.

China's Shandong province cuts steel and coal capacity in environment plan

Shandong's Environmental Protection Bureau said it would cut pig iron production capacity by 600,000 tonnes and crude steel by 3.55 million tonnes by the end of this year.

Mining companies to build LNG plant in western Canada

The idea is to power the Casino copper-gold mine in the Yukon and Selwyn’s zinc-lead mine in the Yukon-Northwest Territories.

The 'shale game' is the future for oil and gas: Joe Durante

Negative sentiment around Canadian oil and gas companies has led to a unique opportunity in the past several years.

Supermajors balk at Canadian LNG profit tax

Profits from LNG projects will be taxed at an initial rate of 1.5% but the rate will rise to as much as 7% after companies recover the costs of building the shipping terminals.

The most important question top stock pickers Keith Schaefer, Eric Coffin and Lawrence Roulston ask company presidents

Payback time? Fallback plan? Money in the bank? What would you ask the CEO of a company you were considering investing in?

British Columbia to pump $29 million into LNG development

The province has also announced a two-tier income tax on the LNG industry.

Porter Stansberry: Are you playing the right energy trend?

Are you cashing in on America's free energy source? Porter Stansberry of Stansberry & Associates is more bullish than ever on what he calls America's 'free energy,' natural gas.

Market disruptor: Nuclear restarts spells trouble for LNG

If Japan moves to restart some or all of its nuclear reactors, many LNG terminals may cease to be profitable.

Mackenzie Gas Project delay continues as costs increase 40%

Total price tag at $18.82 billion.

Mining jobs in Australia to stage a comeback

Resource industry employment expected to grow 11% in the next five years.

China pours additional $2b into Queensland Curtis LNG

Stake increased to 25%.

The 5 biggest Australian mining services project cancellations

Chinese slowdown, weak commodity prices, rising costs, politics and poor business confidence sent these five monster mining services projects to the shelf.

Exxon Mobile seeks NEB approval to export 30m tonnes of LNG from BC

Exxon and Imperial are seeking to export for a period of 25 years.

Behind the numbers on 4 leading-edge LNG projects

Two catalysts ratcheted up investor interest in west coast liquefied natural gas.

BC Ferries weighs costs of LNG ship fuel option

Ferry operator could save millions annually if its fleet ran on liquefied natural gas.

Petronas to invest $20 billion in Canadian LNG project to supply Asia

Company believes LNG will be vital to meeting growing energy demand.

Two big investing themes in the oil markets right now

Interview with fund manager Chris Theal of Kootenay Capital.

A futures market for LNG?

The spot LNG market is growing, and fast.

Low prices keep Canadian gas production in holding pattern

A massive anticipated demand for new gas supplies by the liquefied natural gas industry in BC has yet to result in any increase gas field activity.