More Supply & Demand Outlook

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  • Interview with Marshall Berg, Environmental Consultant, Eagle Environmental Services Inc
As reported in the BP Energy Outlook 2018, the world energy demand is forecast to grow by 1.3% from 2016 to 2040
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  • Contributed by: Michael Mao, Senior Market Analyst, Sublime China Information (SCi99)
In the past several years, China’s LNG industry advanced at an unstoppable pace. The five-year average growth rate of the domestic LNG production capacity is 36% and that of the LNG import is 15%.
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  • Interview with Dave Tulk, Principal, Gas Processing Management Inc
As the global LNG industry continues to grow year-on-year, the market is experiencing an influx of new gas players.
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  • Contributed by: EnerNOC's Intelligence & Analytics Team, Information Technology and Services , EnerNOC
New pipeline and other infrastructure projects that are planned or in development will create easier access to domestically produced natural gas throughout the US, which will enable increases in supply over the long term.
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  • Contributed by: Mark Simons, Head of Global Gas Trading, Maersk Oil
For the gas industry, I believe there are four notable trends which will take place and develop in 2018: 1 - Increasingly dynamic gas pricing
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  • Contributed by: Guy Broggi, Former Senior LNG Advisor, Total SA
The views expressed are the author’s own, and do not reflect any position on behalf of his former company.
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  • Contributed by: Zach Allen, President, Pan EurAsian Enterprises
2017 turned out to be a very good year for LNG buyers, prices having dropped dramatically from earlier highs, and with every prospect that they would stay that way for a while.  The trade press was full of articles about the “glut” of LNG supplies.  So
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  • Contributed by: Edi Saputra, Senior Analyst, Wood Mackenzie
The Association of South East Asian Nations (ASEAN) celebrates its 50th anniversary this year. It consists of 10 countries, with a combined GDP of US$2.8 trillion, making it the 6th largest economy in the world.
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  • Contributed by: Clyde Russell, Asia Commodities & Energy Columnist , Thomson Reuters
The opinions expressed here are those of the author, a columnist for Reuters. Graphic of China's LNG imports - view the table here.
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  • Contributed by: Andrew Walker, Asia Pacific Reporter, Interfax Europe
Interfax Energy - Thailand is set to import 36 mtpa of LNG by 2030, up from around 2.9 mtpa in 2016, as gas domestic production is set to decline rapid
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  • Contributed by: Kjetil Sjølie Strand, Managing Director, LNG New Technologies AS
The shift from coal to gas power generation, adaption of LNG as marine fuel and an increasingly diverse trading pattern of LNG are creating a rise in demand for mid-size LNG carriers and FSRUs.
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Shell has released the LNG Outlook for 2017 and created an infographic detailing the key developments and trends in the LNG industry for this year.
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  • Contributed by: Cecilia Tam, Special Adviser, Asia Pacific Energy Research Centre
  • Contributed by: Muhamad Izham Abd Shukor, Researcher , Asia Pacific Energy Research Centre
Outlook for natural gas demand and supply in APEC: Natural gas demand in APEC under the BAU scenario is projected to reach nearly 2 854 Mtoe by 2040, an increase of 74% compared to 2013.
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  • Interview with Shigeru Muraki, Executive Advisor, Tokyo Gas
Gastech News asks Shigeru Muraki, Executive Advisor at Tokyo Gas his views on Japan’s energy challenges and the role Tokyo Gas is taking to address these.
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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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  • Interview with Roger Bounds, Vice President, Global Gas, Shell
In this exclusive interview, Roger Bounds, Vice President, Global Gas at Shell answers our questions below on the future for gas in a low carbon economy:
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  • Interview with Roger Bounds, Vice President, Global Gas, Shell
In this exclusive interview, Roger Bounds, Vice President, Global Gas at Shell answers our questions below on the future for gas in a low carbon
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  • Contributed by: Lucy Cullen, Senior Research Analyst, Global Gas Supply, Wood Mackenzie
The LNG supply profile is changing. LNG output is higher at cooler ambient temperatures, a consequence of the liquefaction process, and new projects are coming onstream in areas with greater climatic variation.