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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  • Interview with Maria Victoria Zingoni, Executive Managing Director of Downstream, Repsol
Natural gas demand is expected to grow faster than oil or coal, helped by the rapid growth of liquefied natural gas increasing the accessibility of gas across the globe.
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  • Contributed by: Dr Brad Wood, Executive Vice President, Juran Benchmarking, UK
Background: A group of European LNG receiving terminal operators have been working together as a consortium on a recurring annual basis since 2012 to benchmark their asset management and operational performance and learn from leading p
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  • Contributed by: Alexandra Marie Ferraro, Energy Analyst, Guest Reporter
“It is definitely a gas golden age, not a question,” Gazprom Deputy Chairman Alexander Medvedev stated as he cited population and consumer technology booms as the main drivers of gas demand at the ADIPEC Global Bus
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  • Contributed by: Theodore Michael, LNG Analyst, Genscape
Europe continues the process of physically integrating its gas networks. The Central European Gas Hub (CEGH) intends to complete its integration into the PEGAS trading system end of 2016. Ushering in a new era of transcontinental trading.
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  • Interview with Liv Hovem, Senior VP and Director of Europe & Africa – Oil & Gas, DNV GL
Interview Part 2 – Liv Hovem, Senior VP and Director of Europe & Africa – Oil & Gas, DNV GL talks about innovation and how to drive th
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  • Interview with Liv Hovem, Senior VP and Director of Europe & Africa – Oil & Gas, DNV GL
In this interview, Liv Hovem discusses DNV GL’s new study on the LNG market in the EU, how to maximise the use of LNG as ship fuel as well as the fastest growing markets for natural gas in Europe.
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  • Interview with Paul Corcoran, CFO, Nord Stream 2
In this exclusive interview, Paul Corcoran, CFO at Nord Stream 2 discusses the impact of Nord Stream 2 on Europe
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  • Contributed by: Ka-ho Yu, Research Fellow, Center for International Energy Security Studies, Chinese Academy of Social Science
Since the Sino-Russian gas deal signed in May 2014, Sino-Russian gas cooperation has witnessed many ups and downs. Russia has been striving hard to carve out a niche in Chinese energy market but the process is not that effective.
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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.