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IEA: China leads demand for natural gas

By Eric Watkins LOS ANGELES, June 5 – Natural gas is headed for a bright future, according to a new report by the International Energy Agency (IEA) projecting China to more than double consumption by 2017, while the U.S. will … Continue reading

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U.S.: No exception for Japan on exports of natural gas

By Eric Watkins LOS ANGELES, May 31 – The Obama administration is said to be reconsidering a recent decision to deny exports of liquefied natural gas to Japan, given the country’s need to find a replacement fuel following closure of … Continue reading

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Chevron, Sempra boost Japan’s LNG

By Eric Watkins LOS ANGELES, April 18 – Japan’s increased demand for liquefied natural gas got a boost when Chevron Corp and Sempra Energy each announced agreements with Japanese power and trading firms for increased supplies. Chevron Corp said its … Continue reading

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