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  • Contributed by: James MacTaggart, General Manager, New Gas and LNG Markets - Asia, India & MENA, Shell
Gas will be an essential part of the future energy mix as the world moves to a low-carbon future; playing a significant role in reducing carbon emissions and air pollution, and being a secure, diverse and flexible energy supply.
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  • Interview with Katan Hirachand, Managing Director - Energy project finance, Société Générale
Ahead of Gastech 2018, Gastech Insights spoke to Commercial Governing Body Member, Katan Hirachand, Managing Director – Energy Project Finance Group
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  • Contributed by: Pipeline Oil and Gas Magazine, Monthly magazine, for the energy industry
While gas markets are currently well supplied, the transformation of natural gas markets from regional systems to more globalised and interdependent markets is creating new security challenges, according to the International Energy Agency's latest asse
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  • Interview with Luca Tonello, Deputy General Manager and Head of Project & Export Finance, Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation
With LNG finding a role as a fuel of choice in new markets, there has been a significant increase in demand. The most notable increase comes from Asian markets, with China’s LNG consumption dramatically increasing by approximately 35% each year.
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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: Mary Hemmingsen, Partner, National Sector Leader, LNG, Power and Utilities, KPMG
  • Contributed by: Chris Young, Director Oil and Gas Strategy, KPMG
LNG markets are rapidly evolving, accelerated by a sustained period of oversupply. A wave of new supply and supply options are combining with uncontracted volumes to drive prices down and in a price-driven market, cost competitiveness is key.
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  • Interview with Douglas Wharton, Director Origination, Cheniere Marketing
It has been predicted in the global energy mix that the share of natural gas will grow to 23% by 2030, driven primarily by growth in China, India and Southeast Asia.
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  • Interview with Rajnish Goswami, General Manager, LNG Marketing, SE Asia, Indian Sub-Continent & Middle East, Anadarko Petroleum Corporation
The geographic location of Mozambique LNG, the country's first LNG park, provides flexibility to pursue various customers; particularly the growing Asian market. 
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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 Lenita Tobing, Partner, PwC Consulting Indonesia
This is the second installment of the 2-part interview with Lenita Tobing, Partner at PwC Indonesia.
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  • Interview with Lenita Tobing, Partner, PwC Consulting Indonesia
PwC reports that Indonesia is ranked 10th in terms of global gas production, with proven reserves of 102 TCF in 2016.
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  • Interview with Alan Yogi Lau, President Director , Anglo Euro Energi Indonesia, PT
Mr. Lau is a member of United Nations Economic Committee for Europe's Team Of Specialists on Public-Private Partnerships (TOS PPP) as well as a member of the task force on LNG best practice policy guidance, Group of Experts on Gas.
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  • Contributed by: Willie Wood, Head of Energy and Infrastructure, Norton Rose Fulbright
  • Contributed by: Brian Boyle, Partner, Norton Rose Fulbright
  • Contributed by: Lauren Varnado, Senior Associate, Norton Rose Fulbright
The LNG industry is experiencing unprecedented uncertainty and volatility.
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  • Interview with Guy Broggi, Senior LNG Advisor, Total SA
In this interview with Gastech News, Guy Broggi, Senior LNG Advisor at Total talks about the implications of global gas pricing, LNG agreements, and how the industry is adopting to
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  • Contributed by: Kristian Bradshaw, Counsel, Allen & Overy
The potential advantages of Floating LNG (FLNG) are well documented.
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  • Contributed by: Matthew Secomb, Partner, White & Case LLP
Long-term LNG contracts with price review clauses continue to dominate the Asian LNG market. The pricing in those contracts remains predominantly oil-based. The evident reason for that is the absence of a reliable price signal for LNG itself in Asia.
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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