Oil and gas news briefs March 10, 2014 Published: March 10, 2014 For more information and updates, please visit our website: Arcticgas.gov. Oil and gas news briefs March 10, 2014 Exxon’s Papua New Guinea LNG plant to start ahead of schedule Japanese official predicts restart of one-third of nuclear plants Australians worry start-up of LNG exports will drive up local prices Sierra Club objects to draft EIS for Louisiana LNG export project Cheniere-funded report says LNG exports good for the U.S. Congressman wants to require LNG exports aboard U.S. ships U.S. not in position to rush LNG to Europe, Energy Secretary says Imperial Oil CEO says ‘too early’ to judge proposed B.C. LNG tax New entrant wants to build B.C. LNG plant across border from Alaska Indian refiner buys stake in B.C. gas fields, proposed LNG project Kitimat LNG developer reports big jump in proven gas reserves Environmental review recommends OK for Nova Scotia LNG project Australian company, Israel at odds over LNG tax regime Gas utility considers Tacoma tide flats for LNG plant, fueling depot State approves Hawaii Gas proposal to bring in LNG Read more > Recent OFC News Tough competition expected among new LNG projects Early planning, design, engineering key to LNG project success Forgotten Nikiski LNG proposal had full environmental review Japan’s utilities increasingly invest in LNG projects Agreements move Alaska gas line forward Quick Links Arcticgas.gov White Papers Permitting Glossary Frequently Asked Questions About the OFC Contact Us Alaska Natural Gas Transportation Projects 1001 G Street NW, Suite 800 Washington, DC 20001 Copyright © 2014 Alaska Natural Gas Transportation Projects, All rights reserved.