Contributed by: KovidRawat, 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.
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.
Contributed by: QamarYasin, 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:
Interview with LucaTonello, 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.
2015 marked the first full year under President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo. During the year, the new Indonesian government has come up with series of initiatives and proposals in an attempt to improve the performance of the energy sector.
Interview with TheoLekatompessy, President Director , PT Humpuss Intermoda Transportasi
Gastech News had the pleasure of interviewing Theo Lekatompessy, President Director at PT Humpuss Intermoda Transportasi as part of a series of conversations about Indonesia's gas industry. We asked him: