JAPEX on Japan’s new LNG players and the importance of a balanced energy mix

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Hajime Ito, Executive Officer/Vice President of Americas and Russia Project Division, JAPEX
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Speaking to Gastech News, Hajime Ito, Executive Officer/Vice President of Americas and Russia Project Division at JAPEX answered our questions about new players entering the gas industry in Japan and how to enhance the country’s energy security.

  • What new companies are entering the LNG sector and changing the industry scene in Japan?
  • With oil prices set to remain under $60 per barrel for some time, where is JAPEX focusing overseas upstream investments, and why?
  • What are your recommendations to enhance Japan’s energy security?

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