Asia

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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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  • Interview with Delphi Sun, VP and Head of LNG Trading, Sinopec
  • Interview with Lee Seng Wai, Director of Gas Policy & Infrastructure Department, Singapore's Energy Market Authority
  • Interview with Andrew Clifton, General Manager and Chief Operating Officer, SIGTTO
What can be done to support the development of the LNG industry in Asia? Watch the video and find out views of:
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  • Interview with Ka-ho Yu, Research Fellow, Center for International Energy Security Studies, Chinese Academy of Social Science
In this interview with Gastech News, Mr.
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  • Interview with Shan Tongwen, Research Director – Chief LNG Engineer , CNOOC
In this interview, we asked CNOOC Gas & Power Group's Research Director – Chief LNG Engineer, and current Gastech Governing Body Member, Shan Tongwen, to share with us his views on China’s receiving terminal conditions, what technologies have been
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  • Interview with Hiroki Sato, Vice President, Fuel Procurement Department, JERA
In an exclusive Q&A, Hiroki Sato, Vice President, Fuel Procurement Department at JERA share his views on Japan’s plans to ensure security of gas supplies and what the key trends in LNG business models and commercial contracts are.
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  • Interview with Michael T Jones, Senior Analyst, Asia Primary Fuel Fundamentals, Wood Mackenzie
In this interview with Gastech News, Michael T. Jones, Senior Analyst, Asia Primary Fuel Fundamentals at Wood Mackenzie, discusses the current status of nuclear in Japan.
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  • Interview with Lee Seng Wai, Director of Gas Policy & Infrastructure Department, Singapore's Energy Market Authority
  • Interview with Jason Bennett, Partner, Baker Botts LLP
  • Interview with Christopher Caswell, Director LNG and FLNG, KBR
Watch the video above and find out 3 experts’ views on how the future of the LNG industry in Asia will evolve in the next 2-3 years.
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  • Interview with Shan Tongwen, Research Director – Chief LNG Engineer , CNOOC
Gastech News asked Shan Tongwen, Research Director – Chief LNG Engineer at CNOOC, and current Gastech Governing Body Member, what the main drivers to develop China’s LNG sh
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  • Interview with Lee Seng Wai, Director of Gas Policy & Infrastructure Department, Singapore's Energy Market Authority
Singapore is set to become Asia’s main LNG hub but what is the government doing to make this happen? What are the key challenges to overcome?