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Prometheus Energy supplies Seneca Resources first dedicated 100% LNG-Fueled drilling rig

April 6, 2015
Prometheus Energy and WPX Energy Sign LNG Services Agreement
WPX Energy successfully expands experience with 100% gas-fueled drilling

September 7, 2014
PROFITABLE GREEN DRILLING
Innovative approach showing how field gas and LNG fuel strategies facilitate 100% natural gas drilling.

September 5, 2014
PROMETHEUS ENERGY NAMED FINALIST IN 2014 MIDCONTINENT AND SOUTHWEST OIL & GAS AWARDS
Recognized for operational excellence in both the Midcontinent and Southwest regions of the U.S.

August 28, 2014
YOU'RE AS COLD AS ICE - THE GROWING DOMESTIC MARKET FOR LNG
One of the hottest LNG markets involves supercooling natural gas into LNG.

July 28, 2014
BRITISH COLUMBIA'S LIQUEFIED NATURAL GAS WORKING REPORT 2014
Outlining the planning, skills training, marketing and developing best practices within the LNG sector.

July 17, 2014
U.S. MANUFACTURING MAKING A COMEBACK
U.S. Manufacturers are increasingly turning to low-cost natural gas as a primary energy source.

May 12, 2014
PROMETHEUS ENERGY ADVANCES LNG FUEL SOLUTIONS WITH ENSIGN UNITED STATES DRILLING
Offering increased economic and environmental savings in the DJ Basin and throughout major plays in US.

April 16, 2014
LNG KEY TO GLOBAL ENERGY SECURITY
Representing 10% of global natural gas demand and 32% of global gas trade.

March 11, 2014
PROMETHEUS ENERGY GRANTED AUTHORITY TO EXPORT LNG FROM AND TO CANADA-MEXICO
Expanding LNG supply and distribution network for industrial customers throughout North America.

March 11, 2014
GROWTH IN U.S. HYDROCARBON PRODUCTION FROM SHALE RESOURCES DRIVEN BY DRILLING EFFICIENCY
Drilling activity in U.S. shale plays is now producing greater quantities of oil and gas than in the past.

February 1, 2014
CABOT FUELS MARCELLUS OPERATIONS WITH GAS
Reducing costs and lowering emissions by using natural gas as fuel for its equipment.

December 30, 2013
THE GLOBAL IMPACT OF U.S. SHALE
The shale-energy revolution provides a new source of resilience for the U.S. and enhances America's position in the world.

December 9, 2013
PROMETHEUS ENERGY & APACHE CORPORATION EXPAND LNG FOOTPRINT IN DRILLING & COMPLETION OPERATIONS FOR GREATER FUEL SAVINGS, LOWER EMISSIONS
Project builds on Prometheus Energy's leadership position in supply of LNG and related services to oil and gas operators.

December 1, 2013
DISPLACING DIESEL: THE RISING USE OF NATURAL GAS BY ONSHORE OPERATORS
Why we're entering a stage of rapid growth.

November 1, 2013
THE NATURAL DECISION - LNG IN MINE HAUL VEHICLES
GFS Corp. provides natural gas plus diesel systems for clients ready to take the plunge into liquefied natural gas, Mining & Power, p. 58.

October 1, 2013
PROMETHEUS ENERGY SELECTED AS 2013 PLATTS GLOBAL ENERGY AWARDS FINALIST
Recognized for exemplary industry leadership in the energy industry.

September 3, 2013
DIESEL-TO-GAS SWITCHING TREND TAKES OFF IN DRILLING SECTOR
Prometheus Energy is meeting the growing LNG fuel demands in drilling and hydrofracturing applications

August 27, 2013
MAKING LEMONADE THE OIL AND GAS WAY
LNG is giving rise to a new industry based on LNG production and distribution - Prometheus Energy is well positioned in the North American market.

August 19, 2013
PROMETHEUS ENERGY SIGNS MAJOR LNG SUPPLY AND SERVICES AGREEMENT WITH ANTERO RESOURCES IN MARCELLUS/UTICA BASINS
Project builds on company's growing scale, expertise in natural gas to drilling and hydraulic fracturing operations.

July 16, 2013
FRACKING TO TO RAMP UP IN PERMIAN BASIN, INDUSTRY OBSERVERS SAY
The Permian Basin is a hotbed of activity for conventional oil and gas development.

June 18, 2013
LNG: DRILLERS ARE BECOMING THEIR OWN BEST CUSTOMERS AS EQUIPMENT CONVERTS TO GAS
Making it work economically - measuring cost savings from reduced reliance on expensive diesel fuels.

June 12, 2013
NATURAL GAS PENETRATES 6% OF LAND-DRILLING MARKET, ZEUS CONFERENCE CONCLUDES
Proponents of natural gas as replacement fuel for diesel achieving greatest penetration with drilling rigs.

June 7, 2013
INTEREST GROWS IN LNG USE FOR WESTERN CANADA E&P OPERATIONS
Driven by favorable economic and environmental benefits of LNG.

May 21, 2013
NOBLE ENERGY MOVES TOWARD MIXED FLEET OF LNG-DEDICATED, DUAL-FUEL RIGS
LNG is the best option due to its higher energy density and consistent quality.

May 15, 2013
U.S. GAS PRICES WILL STAY LOW: MOODYS
The shale-drilling revolution has taken hold and will keep natural gas selling for historically low prices

April 24, 2013
PROMETHEUS ENERGY PROVIDING INFRASTRUCTURE & EXPERTISE FOR FIRST 100% LNG FUELED DEDICATED HYDRAULIC FRACTURING PUMPS
Increasing fuel savings for growing clean energy demand in the oilfield market

April 5, 2013
MINING MAJORS PONDER SWITCH TO LNG IN BID TO CUT COSTS
LNG possesses several key advantages over its fossil fuel peers

March 21, 2013
NOBLE ENERGY TO BUILD COLORADO'S FIRST LNG PLANT
Improving air quality via natural gas production

March 5, 2013
SHELL TO DEVELOP ADDITIONAL NATURAL GAS FOR TRANSPORT CORRIDORS IN NORTH AMERICA
Bringing LNG closer to its customers

January 24, 2013
PROMETHEUS ENERGY SUPPLIES FUEL FOR DEDICATED-LNG DRILLING RIG TRIALS
Noble Energy evaluating LNG dual fuel

January 22, 2013
PROMETHEUS ENERGY MANAGES ONSITE LNG SUPPLY FOR AMERICAN POWER GROUP & CUDD ENERGY SERVICES HYDRAULIC FRACTURING INSTALLATION
Providing turnkey fuel solutions for oilfield and industrial users of diesel to secure domestic LNG.

January 9, 2013
SHALE GAS WILL FUEL A U.S. MANUFACTURING BOOM
Cheap natural gas is luring manufacturing back to America.

January 2, 2013
PROMETHEUS ENERGY APPOINTS LEN YORK AS CFO
Key appointment further strengthens the leading industrial LNG supplier.

January 2, 2013
PROMETHEUS ENERGY APPOINTS JIM AIVALIS AS CEO
Key leadership change as demand for LNG fuel solutions continues to grow.

December 12, 2012
AMERICA'S GREENHOUSE GAS EMISSIONS HAVE FALLEN TO 1992 LEVELS
The boom in domestic natural gas production is the biggest macro economic development of 2012.

December 3, 2012
SHELL TO OFFER MORE LNG TO POWER SHIPS, TRUCKS ON CHEAP U.S. GAS
Expecting the world's demand for LNG to rise five times to 500 million tons a year by 2025.

November 27, 2012
GE'S GAS ENGINES POWERING FIRST LNG-FUELED DRILLING RIGS IN GIANT UNCONVENTIONAL GAS FIELD
Prometheus Energy is the turnkey supplier of the LNG and related equipment and services.

November 26, 2012
PROMETHEUS ENERGY HIGHLIGHTED ON WJAC TV NEWS 6 - "THE FUTURE OF DRILLING OPERATIONS"
Supplying LNG to the first dedicated 100 percent LNG-fueled rig in the Pennsylvania Marcellus Shale.

November 15, 2012
WHY SHELL IS MAKING A BIG BET ON NATURAL GAS
Royal Dutch Shell, one of the world's largest integrated oil and gas companies, plans on investing $20 billion in natural gas products globally over the next three years.

October 25, 2012
PROMETHEUS ENERGY AND SENECA RESOURCES SIGN LNG AGREEMENT
Strategic deal to further develop Marcellus shale infrustructure using LNG-fueled operations.

October 8, 2012
U.S NATURAL GAS RESOURCES BIGGER THAN ESTIMATED, ANALYST SAYS
The U.S. has almost three times as much recoverable natural gas as the government estimates, enough to place it third in the world.

October 1, 2012
PROMETHEUS ENERGY SELECTED AS 2012 PLATTS GLOBAL ENERGY AWARDS FINALIST
Prometheus Energy, a leading supplier of liquefied natural gas (LNG) to the industrial sector, announced that it has been named a Finalist in the Industry Leadership category by the Platts Global Energy Awards. This is the second consecutive year that Prometheus has been named a finalist by Platts.

September 17, 2012
PROMETHEUS ENERGY INVITED TO PRESENT AT HHP SUMMIT 2012 NATURAL GAS FOR HIGH HORSEPOWER APPLICATIONS
Presenting turnkey LNG fuel solutions for oil and gas E&P companies.

September 13, 2012
LOW COST LNG - THE FUEL WAVE OF THE FUTURE STARTS NOW
Increasing Profits, Reducing Emissions - Hear first hand from Prometheus Energy Team and Industry leaders how companies are transforming the way they fuel operations with liquefied natural gas.

August 23, 2012
ECONOMIC BENEFITS OF POWERING RIGS ON NATURAL GAS
The cost savings and positive environmental impacts that early adopters are experiencing have been significant and are having a substantial impact on overall fuel consumption.

August 20, 2012
TOTE TO CONVERT TWO LARGE SHIPS TO LNG
We see this as a game-changing event in the history of the U.S. maritime industry, said TOTE president John Parrott.

August 13, 2012
SHALE GAS TO THE CLIMATE RESCUE
A compelling business case can be made to the coal industry that compensation and access to the shale gas industry is a better option than remaining in coal.

July 18, 2012
NEW SOURCES OF GAS COULD TRANSFORM THE WORLD'S ENERGY MARKETS
An unexpected boom in shale gas that has taken off in America may well spread elsewhere and will add massively to global gas supplies.

July 17, 2012
PROMETHEUS ENERGY RECEIVES SAFETY THROUGH ACHIEVING RECOGNITION
TOGETHER (START) AWARD

Prometheus Energy, Redmond office was recognized by the Washington State Department of Labor & Industries for its safety and health programs sustained through the combined efforts of the company’s employees and management.

June 18, 2012
BRAD BODWELL JOINS PROMETHEUS ENERGY AS SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT OF CORPORATE AND BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT
Prometheus Energy Group, Inc., a leader in liquefied natural gas (LNG) solutions for the industrial sector, today announced that Bradley R. Bodwelll has joined Prometheus Energy as Senior Vice President of Corporate and Business Development.

June 15, 2012
GFS DIESEL-LNG FOR WYOMING COAL
Prometheus Energy is supplying the LNG fuel that is providing a fully integrated alternative fuel solutions for the mining, construction and rail markets.

June 11, 2012
PROMETHEUS ENERGY EXECUTIVE TO PRESENT AT LNG-FUELED DRILLING & FRACTURING 2012
Addressing the demand of LNG fuel solutions and supply for E&P companies.

June 2, 2012
SHALE OF THE CENTURY: THE "GOLDEN AGE OF GAS" COULD BE CLEANER THAN GREENS THINK
America is estimated to have enough gas to sustain its current production rate for more than a century.

May 17, 2012
WORLD CASTS ENVIOUS GLANCE AT U.S. NATURAL GAS ADVANTAGE
The gap between U.S. and international gas prices has expanded to all time highs, giving American industries a competitive advantage that could be worth as much as $1 billion a day.

May 15, 2012
CEO RON BERTASI INTERVIEWED BY WORLD OIL MAGAZINE ON THE ADVANTAGES OF LNG
Ron Bertasi, Chief Executive Officer of Prometheus Energy, the largest and fastest growing suppliers of LNG to the North American industrial sector, is interviewed by World Oil magazine.

May 15, 2012
RANDALL HULL JOINS PROMETHEUS ENERGY TEAM AS DIRECTOR OF BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT
Prometheus Energy Group, Inc., a leader in liquefied natural gas (LNG) solutions for the industrial sector, today announced that Randall Hull has joined Prometheus Energy as Director of Business Developments.

May 14, 2012
PROMETHEUS ENERGY RELOCATES HEADQUARTERS TO HOUSTON, TX
Prometheus Energy Group, Inc., announces today that it has moved its headquarters into a new and expanded space at Granite Westchase in Houston, Texas.

May 9, 2012
INCREASED POLITICAL SUPPORT FOR NATURAL GAS: OBAMA WARMS TO ENERGY INDUSTRY
BY SUPPORTING NATURAL GAS

The surge in natural gas production and fall in prices by 50 percent in less than a year offers Obama a ready rebuttal on energy issues.

April 24, 2012
SURVEY GROUP EXPECTS US GAS TO BE BELOW $2.50/MCF FOR REST OF 2012
Industry and energy investors believe low US natural gas prices will continue for the rest of 2012.

April 24, 2012
GAS FROM LIQUIDS PLAYS WILL KEEP PRICES LOW
Natural-gas prices will remain low for the rest of the year because so much of the fuel is being produced in the quest for more-valuable crude oil and petroleum liquids.

April 23, 2012
CONVERTING DIES EL POWERED DRILLING RIGS TO LIQUEFIED NATURAL GAS (LNG)
In the GHS Energy Report, Prometheus Energy describes the benefits of converting diesel powered drilling rigs to LNG, and realizing fuel cost savings while reducing key air emissions in dual-fueled drilling operations.

April 13, 2012
PRICE RATIO OF CRUDE OIL TO NATURAL GAS CONTINUES TO INCREASE
The ratio between the spot prices of crude oil and natural gas has been generally increasing since January 2009, but it has climbed rapidly in recent months.

April 11, 2012
CEO RON BERTASI INTERVIEWED BY REUTERS ON THE BENEFITS OF
LNG-POWERED DRILLING RIGS
Ron Bertasi, Prometheus Energy's Chief Executive Officer commented, "By switching to natural gas, companies can reduce fuel bills and cut greenhouse gas emissions by up to 20 percent".

March 29, 2012
NATURAL GAS, FUELING AN ECONOMIC REVOLUTION
The rise of shale gas is shaping up to be the biggest shift in energy in generations. And its consequences economic and political are profoundly beneficial to the United States.

March 22, 2012
LNG-POWERED SHALE DRILLING REDUCES FUEL COSTS
Using liquefied natural gas to power drilling rigs instead of diesel can reduce fuel costs by almost half and cut so-called greenhouse gas emissions.

January 20, 2012
DELOITTE'S STUDY ON LNG EXPORTS
Deloitte’s study shows export of LNG from the US Gulf Coast will have only a modest effect on gas prices, and only in the Gulf Coast region.

January 12, 2012
GLUT HITS NATURAL GAS PRICES
The vast supplies of domestic natural gas is a welcome development for industries looking for a lower cost, cleaner fuel.

January 5, 2012
WHERE'S ALL THE GAS?
Future outlook - strong demand and strong growth potential for natural gas.

December 8, 2011
EXXON PREDICTS MASSIVE SHALE GAS GROWTH
"The Outlook for Energy: A View to 2040" projects advances in unconventional U.S. natural gas production are expected to keep domestic supplies ample for the future.

December 5, 2011
BIG OIL HEADS BACK HOME
Energy companies are shifting their focus away from the Middle East and toward the West - the U.S. is at the forefront of the unconventionals revolution.

December 1, 2011
PROMETHEUS ENERGY RECEIVES 2011 PLATTS AWARD OF EXCELLENCE
Recognized for exemplary commercial innovation and leadership at the Platts Global Energy Outlook Forum.

October 31, 2011
LNG - A PROMISING FUEL ALTERNATIVE FOR CONTAINER VESSELS
Emissions standards for ships leads in one direction--to the use of LNG as shipping fuel. New technology is needed as cleaner transport is increasingly demanded in the maritime industry.

September 28, 2011
PROMETHEUS ENERGY GROUP NAMED FINALIST IN THE PLATTS 2011 GLOBAL ENERGY AWARDS
Prometheus Energy, the largest and fastest growing supplier of liquefied natural gas fuel solutions to the industrial sector, is selected as a finalist in the Platts Global Energy Awards.

September 2, 2011
FEASIBILITY STUDY POINTS TO BENEFITS OF LNG USE IN FERRIES
The study reveals that utilizing liquefied natural gas (LNG) as a fuel leads to significant economic and environmental benefits.

August 3, 2011
A NATURAL GAS ANALYSIS PREDICTS LOW GAS PRICES FOR THE FUTURE
The Influx of capital has revolutionized the U.S. natural gas market, feeding oversupply and smoothing prices.

June 27, 2011
COMMITTEE ON INDUSTRY RESEARCH & ENERGY VISITS LNG SILESIA
The European Parliament's Committee on Industry Research & Energy (ITRE) visits LNG Silesia's coal mine methane liquefaction plant in Suszec, Poland, to learn more about Polish energy security and innovation.

June 6, 2011
IEA REPORT - ARE WE ENTERING A 'GOLDEN AGE' OF NATURAL GAS?
International Energy Agency special report explores natural gas potential--ample supplies, robust emerging markets and uncertainty about nuclear power all point to a prominent role for gas in global energy mix.

May 5, 2011
NATURAL GAS TUMBLES ON STORAGE INCREASE
Natural gas prices decline.

April 2, 2011
STEPPING ON THE GAS
With the nuclear industry in crisis and oil prices on the rise, could the solution to our energy problems be in the ground at home?

March 10, 2011
LNG: A SMARTER ALTERNATIVE FOR A CLEANER TOMORROW
Prometheus Energy's Bertasi on natural gas fuel solutions.

February 22, 2011
PROMETHEUS ENERGY OPENS HOUSTON OFFICE
The Company is pleased to announce that it has opened an office in Houston's Energy Corridor.

February 8, 2011
BIG OIL BANGS THE DRUM FOR NATURAL GAS
As oil prices continue to rise, the world's largest oil and gas companies are looking to natural gas.

January 31, 2011
THE ECONOMIST - LIVE DEBATE
Will natural gas do more than renewables to limit the world's carbon emissions?

January 20, 2011
BACK WITH A VENGEANCE
Rising commodity prices - more predictions that oil prices are continuing upward.

December 31, 2010
OIL PRICES GAIN 15% IN 2010
A strong sign that crude prices will continue to rise.

December 16, 2010
U.S. EIA'S ANNUAL ENERGY OUTLOOK 2011EARLY RELEASE PREDICTS ENERGY MARKET TRENDS
The U.S. Energy Information Administration projects further lowering of natural gas prices in the U.S. due to increasing shale gas production.

November 9, 2010
IEA PREDICTS WORLD DEMAND FOR CRUDE TO OUTSTRIP CONVENTIONAL PRODUCTION
International Energy Agency-- Switching to LNG can provide multiple benefits as diesel and other liquid fuel prices climb steadily higher.

October 21, 2010
SUCCESSFUL MINE HAUL PILOT PROJECT IN THE U.S.
Prometheus Energy provided a turnkey fuel supply solution for a successful LNG mine haul pilot project in Harlan County, Kentucky.

October 7, 2010
THE ECONOMIST RECOGNIZES THE VOLATILITY OF THE OIL MARKETS
Continued upward pressure on oil prices seems likely, making LNG an attractive alternative.

September 4, 2010
FIRST RIGS RUN ON LNG
In just over one year, the idea of running a drilling rig in the Encana Mid-Continent Business Unit (MCBU) on natural gas have gone from a vision to reality. We worked with Ensign US Drilling and Prometheus Energy in Lousiana. Both parties brought a wealth of experience that would prove invaluable to this project, and the logistics of making a rig run on the cleanest burning fossil fuel definitely required team work.