Contracting, Pricing and Trading

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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 Sabine Augustin, EGC Director of Strategy and Corporate Affairs, E.ON Global Commodities
In this interview with Sabine Augustin, EGC Director of Strategy and Corporate Affairs at 
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  • Interview with Delphi Sun, VP and Head of LNG Trading, Sinopec
In this interview, Delphi Sun, VP and Head of LNG Trading at Sinopec answers our questions on LNG trading and the impact of falling oil prices on trading dynamics in Asia.
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  • Interview with Noel Tomnay, Head Global Gas and LNG, Wood Mackenzie
Wood Mackenzie's Corporate LNG research - Noel Tomnay, Head Global Gas and LNG at Wood Mackenzie, talks about LNG corporate consolidation
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  • Interview with Michel Kolly, Head of Business Unit Cross-Commodity Trading & Origination, Alpiq
Michel Kolly, Head of Business Unit Cross-Commodity Trading & Origination at Alpiq, discusses with Gastech News the big picture of gas trading in Europe and the real potentia
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  • Contributed by: Richard Mason, Innovation Project Manager, Scotia Gas Networks
The gas market in Great Britain (GB) is regulated by the Gas Safety (Management) Regulations (GS(M)R) 1996
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  • Interview with Fred Hutchison, Executive Director, LNG Allies
We recently interviewed Fred Hutchison, Executive Director from LNG Allies and asked his views on what the future holds for US LNG and plans to export to Europe.
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  • Interview with Guy Broggi, Senior LNG Advisor, Total SA
In this interview, we asked Guy Broggi, Senior LNG Adviser at Total, and current Gastech Governing Body Member, his opinion on:
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  • Contributed by: Gottfried Steiner, CEO, Central European Gas Hub
This article came courtesy of Gottfried Steiner, CEO, Central European Gas Hub.
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  • Interview with Tarek Souki, SVP LNG Marketing and Trading, Tellurian
It has been projected that by 2020, North America will become energy self-sufficient and maintain its position as the world’s largest natural gas producing region; and as LNG grows seven times faster than pipeline gas trade, LNG may account for half of
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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.