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Damietta LNG

Eni, Naturgy’s deal with Egypt to restart Damietta LNG plant breaks down

Posted: April 26, 2020 at 3:07 pm   /   Oil & Gas

The resolution of a long-simmering dispute over a shuttered Damietta LNG plant has fallen apart despite an agreement reached last month, according to a cabinet statement. Parties to the dispute include Spanish gas firm Naturgy Energy Group, Italy’s Eni, and the Egyptian government. Why does this matter? First, the dispute was closely followed by investors […]

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Naturgy

Spain’s Naturgy reaches agreement to exit Union Fenosa Gas JV with Eni

Posted: March 1, 2020 at 9:07 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Spain’s Naturgy is pulling out of its Egypt operations, allowing liquefaction operations at Damietta LNG plant to begin again: Italy’s Eni and Spain’s Naturgy have reached an agreement with the Egyptian government that will see Naturgy exit Union Fenosa Gas (UFG), its joint venture with Eni, according to statements from Naturgy and Eni. The agreement […]

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Eni reaches agreement allowing the restart of Damietta LNG plant in Egypt

Posted: February 29, 2020 at 1:10 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Italian energy major Eni signed a series of agreements with paving the way for the restart of the Damietta liquefaction plant in Egypt by June 2020. Eni reaches agreement with partners to amicably resolve the disputes affecting Union Fenosa Gas allowing the restart of the Damietta liquefaction plant in Egypt. Eni has signed a series […]

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Fenosa

Egypt in talks with Union Fenosa Gas over Damietta LNG arbitration claim

Posted: January 13, 2019 at 2:10 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Egypt is in talks with Spanish-Italian JV Union Fenosa Gas (UGS) in a bid to have the European outfit drop its arbitration claim over gas supply interruptions at the Damietta liquefaction plant, an industry source tells the domestic press. The World Bank’s International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes ordered in September that Egypt pay […]

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Damietta

Eni, Naturgy in advanced talks over re-opening Damietta LNG facility in Egypt

Posted: October 28, 2018 at 3:00 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Eni-Naturgy JV looking to re-launch operations at Damietta LNG facility in 2019: Italy’s Eni and its Spanish partner Naturgy are in “advanced talks” to re-launch operations at their Damietta LNG facility in 2019, Eni’s CFO Massimo Mondazzi said on Friday, according to Reuters. The World Bank’s International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes had ordered Egypt […]

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SEGAS LNG

Union Fenosa Gas reportedly in talks to resume Egypt LNG exports

Posted: September 13, 2018 at 1:29 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Union Fenosa Gas (UFG) is reportedly in talks to restart the Damietta liquefied natural gas (LNG) export plant in Egypt following the $2.01 billion arbitration award last week. To remind, a World Bank arbitration body ordered Egypt to pay the award to UFG because of a lack of gas supply to the Damietta plant, in which the […]

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Damietta

Damietta LNG plant to restart exports after being idle for six years

Posted: September 8, 2018 at 8:00 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Quantities of Zohr gas to be exported through Damietta LNG plant in 2019, says source. The Ministry of Petroleum recently agreed with the foreign partners in the Damietta liquefied natural gas (LNG) plant to gradually restart the plant and export quantities of natural gas produced from the Zohr field in the coming year, after a […]

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Fenosa

Egypt ‘taking steps’ over $2 billion payment to Union Fenosa Gas

Posted: September 8, 2018 at 3:17 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Egypt said on Wednesday it was “taking all necessary steps” over $2 billion the World Bank ordered it to pay to Italian-Spanish Union Fenosa Gas (UFG) because of a lack of gas supply to an Egyptian plant in which the company has a majority stake. A statement from Egypt’s petroleum ministry for the first time […]

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Damietta LNG

Egypt to pay Union Fenosa $2 billion in Damietta LNG dispute

Posted: September 4, 2018 at 11:47 am   /   Oil & Gas

Spanish LNG operator Naturgy, previously Gas Natural Fenosa, said that Union Fenosa Gas has won an award from the International Center for Settlement of International Disputes in regard to a gas supply dispute in Egypt. Union Fenosa Gas is a 50/50 joint venture between Naturgy and Italy’s Eni. The company, through its 80 percent holding in its subsidiary SEGAS, […]

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Shell in talks with government to increase natural gas supply

Posted: October 13, 2016 at 1:40 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Shell is currently in talks with the government in order to increase exports, as the government seeks to increase supply to the domestic market. The Egyptian government is slowly moving closer to increasing the domestic energy supply and restarting liquefied natural gas (LNG) exports, as the government continues negotiations with Shell to raise the volume […]

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