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Helium: Covid-19 cuts shortage as demand drops

2020-03-30T10:15:00+01:00By Phil Kornbluth

Global helium markets have been impacted by Covid-19 in several ways, writes Phil Kornbluth as the first instalment of insights and thought leadership from gasworld’s Editorial Advisory Board.


Exciting, intriguing times in helium

2020-03-09T15:36:00+00:00By , Global Managing Editor

With the launch of gasworld’s Helium Super Summit this October, the scene is set in more ways than one, writes Rob Cockerill. Not only is the scene set in terms of the new normal helium business for post-2021, we now have the stage confirmed for insight, discussion and debate around ...


Guanggang Gases & Energy to become a major helium player

2020-03-09T15:22:00+00:00By Victor Leung

Guanggang Gases & Energy (GGGE) has in the last few days announced that it has been successful in acquiring the helium business in China divested by Linde.


Big Star Energy acquires helium acreage


Independent oil and gas exploration and production company Big Star Energy has acquired an additional 17,612 gross acres in Colorado.


Coronavirus likely to impact helium

2020-02-06T15:09:00+00:00By Phil Kornbluth

The announcement that China National Offshore Oil Corp. (CNOOC) has declared force majeure due to the impact of coronavirus on its demand for LNG, provides a reminder that helium markets are also likely to feel at least a temporary impact from the coronavirus pandemic.


NASCO refinances its helium assets debt


NASCO Energie & Rohstoff AG has completed an $83m securitization transaction to refinance the debt secured by its helium assets at DBK Field in Arizona, US.


First purified helium sales from Utah plant


Paradox Resources has announced the first purified helium sales at the Lisbon Valley Gas Plant in Utah, US.