Acquisitions & Divestitures - Midstream


Petrobras Considers IPOs For Financial Health

Petrobras, the oil producer with the most debt, might sell stakes in assets through IPOs, Bloomerg said. Gas pipelines could be possible targets, according to the company’s CFO.

Fri, 04/24/2015 - 16:05

Tall Oak Midstream II Formed With $300 Million In Equity

Tall Oak Midstream II LLC will support midstream opportunities in other North American resource plays while Tall Oak Midstream LLC will continue operating and expanding its Midcontinent U.S. midstream assets. 

Fri, 04/24/2015 - 11:13

Refiners Need Time To Handle Crude From New Shale Plays

Export proponents say many U.S. refineries are not designed to handle crude oil produced from new domestic shale plays, Bloomberg said. Several companies urge easing of government restrictions.

Thu, 04/23/2015 - 15:00

Niska Gas Storage Partners Explores Sale

Niska Gas Storage Partners LLC seeks buyers for a sale, people with knowledge of private matter told Bloomberg. Riverstone Holdings and Carlyle Group Plc back Pennsylvania-based Niska, working in Canada. 

Thu, 04/23/2015 - 12:02

LNG Popularity, Complexities Grow In Middle East

Bloomberg said Middle East and North African countries are keen for sea transport of LNG—cargoes carrying LNG increased 31% last year. Geopolitical strife makes cheaper pipelines targets for sabotage.

Wed, 04/22/2015 - 10:17

Seize The Day On LNG, Group Urges

ANGA wants DOE to declare exports in national interest, allowing facilities to focus on gaining FERC approval.

Joseph Markman
Tue, 04/21/2015 - 15:53

Suits Against Natural Gas Suppliers Viable After Supreme Court Ruling

The Supreme Court ruled 7-2 that natural gas suppliers including Duke Energy Corp. must defend against lawsuits claiming they manipulated prices during the 2000-2002 California energy crisis, Bloomberg said.

Tue, 04/21/2015 - 15:36

Capital Surge Helps E&Ps Hang On To Midstream Assets

A wave of cheap money chasing deals is taking the pressure to divest midstream assets off of upstream operators, while making deals more challenging.

Darren Barbee
Mon, 04/20/2015 - 17:51

Old Ironsides Closes Energy Fund II

Fund II will acquire and develop upstream and midstream assets in the U.S. and Canada. The fund closed oversubscribed. To date, it has made three commitments.

Mon, 04/20/2015 - 15:37

No Time Change For Gas Trading Day

In line with requests from industry trade organizations, FERC opted to maintain the current U.S. gas trading day start time of 9 a.m. Central time.

Paul Hart
Thu, 04/16/2015 - 16:25

Next Wave Energy Partners Receives $500 Million In Equity

The money will support acquisition, development and operations of midstream, downstream petrochemical and fuel assets in U.S. and Canada. Next Wave handles NGL toll processing and  manufacturing, among other projects.

Wed, 04/15/2015 - 10:57

Anadarko Mozambique LNG Deals On Horizon

Anadarko and project partners estimate there is 75 Tcf of exploitable gas offshore Mozambique, Bloomberg said. The Rovuma Basin could hold 120 Tcf technically recoverable reserves, a consultant said.

Wed, 04/15/2015 - 08:09