New Frontiers & Investment Opportunities

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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: 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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  • Contributed by: Sylvie Cornot-Gandolphe, Research Associate & Energy Consultant, CEDIGAZ
Cedigaz’s report “India’s vision to a gas-
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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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  • Contributed by: Jenna Wilson, LNG Consultant, CH-IV International
  • Contributed by: Phil Suter, LNG Consultant, CH-IV International
Each country has its own regulations which define the process required to receive approval to construct LNG facilities. Some countries have very well defined processes whereas others have limited, if any, definition to their processes.
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  • Contributed by: Chris Down, Partner, Norton Rose Fulbright
With the significant growth of North America as an LNG exporter, investors in the North American LNG industry need to find buyers for LNG – at the same time, power demand continues to grow in emerging markets and, post-COP21, gas-fired power generation
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  • Interview with Guy Broggi, Senior LNG Advisor, Total SA
Natural gas production accounted for just a third of Total’s output ten years ago, however in 2016 it was recorded at over 48%.
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  • Interview with Didier Holleaux, Group Executive Vice President, ENGIE
Global gas demand is expected to grow, with consumption reaching approximately 4,000 billion cubic meters by 2022.
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  • Contributed by: Edi Saputra, Senior Analyst, Wood Mackenzie
In the recent Gastalk webinar Susan Sakmar, Author and visiting Law Professor at The University of Houston Law Centre was joined by Edi Saputra, Senior Expert Gas & Power for
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Several new producers are hoping to begin selling gas to Asia soon, including those in North America and East Africa, but with Russia entering this market in around 2018 at a competitive price, some may struggle.
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Recent weeks have seen further progress in Canada’s race to become an LNG producer.
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A senior group comprising of 25 global gas & liquefied natural gas (LNG) executives met in Singapore last month to examine the key issues driving the industry over the next 12 months.
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US president Barack Obama has kept his promise to use his executive powers to take action on climate change in the face of an obstructive Congress.
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The gas-to-liquids (GTL) industry has welcomed the news that Shell continues to seek opportunities to develop new GTL projects – despite having walked away from a proposed development in the US state of Louisiana.
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SINGAPORE, WEDNESDAY 30 APRIL: Over the past couple of decades, natural gas (NG) has become a fuel of choice for power generation. One way of increasing the availability of NG is through the use of liquefied natural gas (LNG).
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The long-running stand-off on LNG pricing between big Asian buyers and their existing and potential suppliers has gone beyond being just a war of words.
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Asian price premium on gas and LNG supplies affects regional demand, Gastech 2014 is told Oil indexation price mechanism and destination contract clauses should be re-examined