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  • Contributed by: Kovid Rawat, Research Analyst, Energias Market Research & Consulting
Asia-Pacific is a fast-evolving gas market characterized by destination restriction, orthodox policies and monopolistic domestic supply infrastructure. However, the scenario is set to change as major Asian countries are liberalizing the gas policies.
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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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  • 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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At the fifth edition of Gas Asia Summit & Exhibition (GAS) 2017 which took place last week in Singapore, buyers and sellers delved into the future direction of the global
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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: Qamar Yasin, Research Associate, China University of Petroleum (East China)
In order to encourage pilot projects for the exploration and exploitation of shale gas in Pakistan and to make such discoveries commercially viable, the following special incentives are recommended for pilot projects testing and production phases:
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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: 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 Chong Zhi Xin, Principal Analyst for Asia Gas and Power, Wood Mackenzie
The arrival of new commodities traders dealing in LNG has caused a shift in the LNG market.  Trading entities tend to be more responsive when it comes to meeting changing buyer demands.  So what role will this play in the development of LNG hubs in Asi
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  • Interview with Chong Zhi Xin, Principal Analyst for Asia Gas and Power, Wood Mackenzie
Video Part 1 - What are the prospects for LNG demand growth in South East Asia?
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  • Contributed by: Chong Zhi Xin, Principal Analyst for Asia Gas and Power, Wood Mackenzie
Video Part 2 - What are the prospects for LNG demand growth in South East Asia? What is the magnitude of investments needed in the gas sector?
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  • Interview with Denis Bonhomme, Senior Vice President Business Development Asia, ENGIE Global LNG
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  • Contributed by: Theodore Michael, LNG Analyst, Genscape
The Clean Air Act 1956 was an Act of Parliament passed in response to London's Great Smog of 1952. It ended coal burning for residential heating and in city power-gen.
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  • Interview with Jun Bai, Deputy Director, Institute of International Energy, International Cooperation Center, National Development and Reform Commission
Gastech News: Following the first shipment of US LNG to China thanks to the newly expanded Panama Canal, how will the energy relationship between China and the US evolve? Will China become the most significant buyer of US LNG?
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  • Contributed by: Rita Huang, Information Director – Senior Analyst, ICIS - China
China’s natural gas apparent consumption increased by 10.89% from a year ago to 109bn cubic metres in the first half of 2016, according to data from the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS).