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January natural gas was set to open flat Wednesday morning at $3.31 as traders studied weather models, and the energy complex gets a boost from surging oil quotes. Overnight oil markets soared on hints of an OPEC deal to curb production.

The Liberal government in Ottawa opened doors Tuesday to growth by Canada’s biggest natural gas consumers, Alberta oilsands plants, by approving 970,000 b/d of capacity additions for export pipelines to the United States and overseas.

Sempra Energy late Tuesday said it has asked FERC for authorization to site, construct and operate a liquefied natural gas (LNG) export facility, Port Arthur LNG LLC, east of Houston on the Sabine-Neches Waterway. 

Now emerging from Chapter 11 bankruptcy reorganization, Denver-based Emerald Oil Inc. has hung on to its commitment to the Williston Basin, where the bulk of its assets reside in North Dakota and Montana.


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