Europe

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  • Interview with Andrea Miguez da Rocha, Business Development, Reganosa
Operating since 2007, Reganosa’s Mugardos terminal provides the system with a natural gas capacity of 3.6 bcm per year, which is around 14% of the Spanish natural gas demand.
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  • Contributed by: Danila Bochkarev, Senior Fellow, EastWest Institute
Disclaimer: The opinions expressed in this article solely reflect the views of the author, not of his organisation. 
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  • Contributed by: Peter Poptchev, Consultant, Foreign Policy and Energy Analysis
The 2014 EU-wide stress tests established that a year-long Ukrainian transit shutdown does not result in any loss of load in most of the European continent, with the exception of some strongly affected countries in South Eastern Europe (SEE) – “a loss
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  • Contributed by: Hannah Burk, Director of Proprietary Natural Gas Products, Genscape
As an ideal transition fuel, natural gas is well positioned to help meet environmental goals worldwide.
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  • Contributed by: Hannah Burk, Director of Proprietary Natural Gas Products, Genscape
With over 60 thousand commercial vessels active around the world, the market for LNG bunkering is vast and largely untapped.
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  • Contributed by: Fernando Impuesto, General Manager, Enagás Emprende
With more than 45 years of experience operating integrated gas infrastructures, Enagás has adapted its facilities to an evolving and dynamic LNG market, switching from the traditional LNG terminal model (unloading, storage and regasification and LNG tr
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  • Interview with Doug Wood, Chairman of the Gas Committee, European Federation of Energy Traders
There has been continued progress in the development of European gas hubs in the past few years, however there are still some very important hurdles to overcome before Europe can have highly efficient and mature gas markets.
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  • Contributed by: Christophe Poillion, Secretary of the Board of Directors, GRTgaz
The French government has set an ambitious goal with the energy transition, aiming for carbon neutrality by 2050.
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  • Interview with Martin Houston, Executive Vice Chairman and Co-Founder , Tellurian
With the Driftwood LNG project underway, Tellurian’s vision to secure low-cost natural gas as well as deliver reliable and flexible LNG globally is fast becoming a reality.
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  • Interview with Andree Stracke, Chief Commercial Officer Origination and Gas Supply, RWE Supply & Trading GmbH
The natural gas markets in Europe are continuing to develop but in very different ways and at differing speeds across the continent.
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Uncertainty over regulation and policy and its impact on investment is the biggest challenge facing gas businesses in Europe, according to polling of delegates at November's European Autumn Gas Conference (EAGC) in Brussels.
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Russia’s natural gas industry has over the past two weeks reached a series of significant milestones in its ambitions to ramp up its exports – not just to its traditional markets in Europe but also to tempting new markets in Asia Pacific.
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  • Interview with Phillip Lowe, European Commission, Director General for Energy
In the run-up to the European Autumn Gas Conference in Brussels in mid-November, Gastech News asked Philip Lowe, Director General for Energy at the European Commission, for his views on the policy issues confronting the EU.
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When industry leaders, policy-makers, academics and other commentators gather this month in Brussels for the 28th European Autumn Gas Conference (EAGC) they will have plenty to talk about.
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Gerard Mestrallet, CEO of GDF Suez, at the World Energy Congress responds to Gastech News on the question of reform of energy policy in the European Union
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Europe’s new source of natural gas supply through the so-called “Southern Corridor” took a big step towards becoming reality last month.
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The Norwegian government has decided to terminate the full-scale carbon capture project under development at Mongstad in what it describes as “a change in direction” in its efforts to promote carbon capture and storage.
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A national debate about energy policy has been raging fiercely in the UK since the leader of the opposition, Ed Miliband, announced a price freeze and a shake-up of the electricity and gas industries if his party were to win the coming general election
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  • Interview with Fernando Impuesto, General Manager, Enagás Emprende
Enagás reported natural gas demand in Spain grew in September 2017, reaching 26,153 Gwh, the highest September value in the last five years.
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Looking at one of the largest projects in BP’s portfolio, the Southern Gas Corridor is
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Discover more on a variety of areas within Europe's gas trading market to learn about the continuous evolution.
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  • Interview with Chris Hawkes, Safety Director, International Association of Oil and Gas Producers (IOGP)
The International Association of Oil and Gas Producers (IOGP) provides a significant proportion of the world’s energy to meet growing demands for heat, light and transport.
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Throughout 2017, Europe is set to retain numerous gas supply options through traditional pipelines as well as LNG imports; absorbing a large proportion of the vast new LNG supply.