Europe

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  • Interview with Walid Nasr, Chairman of the Board, Lebanese Petroleum Administration
At Gastech 2018 in Barcelona, Lebanon’s Energy Minister, Cesar Abi Khalil, revealed that the Lebanese government will be making natural gas the primary source of energy in its power sector by 2030.
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  • Contributed by: Gavin Sutcliffe, Managing Partner, Praxis Events
The world's largest gas and LNG event, Gastech, was recently held in Barcelona and as one of the organisers involved, I was asked by many international and local Iberian companies to leave behind a strong event that could keep everyone connected.
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  • Interview with Emilio Bruquetas, Chief Executive Officer, Reganosa
In the European Commission’s low-carbon economy roadmap, it is suggested that by 2050 the EU should cut greenhouse gas emissions to 80% below 1990 levels.
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  • Interview with Marcelino Oreja, CEO, Enagás
With global energy demand expected to grow by 30% between 2015 and 2040, LNG provides a new form of energy security for the global markets.
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  • Interview with Antonio Melcón, General Manager, Cepsa Gas Comercializadora
With Europe expected to require approximately 45 billion additional cubic meters of gas imports over the next 5 years, as reported by McKinsey, Gastech Insights was keen to speak to one of the leading Spanish energy companies to hear more about the evo
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  • Contributed by: Caroline Gentry, Senior Energy Analyst, dmg events
Long-term contracts for LNG can still be secured according to US LNG exporter Cheniere, who announced a new 24-year deal with Polish state oil and gas company, PGNiG, at the EAGC/CEE Conference
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  • Contributed by: Caroline Gentry, Senior Energy Analyst, dmg events
Faced with a ‘growing crescendo’ in the media against gas, the industry is faced with a tough challenge to cut methane leaks and develop green gas technologies while keeping costs down to remain competitive.
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  • Contributed by: Vincent Lagarrigue, Director, Trelleborg Fluid Handling Solutions
This summer, President Donald Trump’s announcement that the EU would fund the construction of up to 11 LNG ports in Europe to absorb a sharp increase in shipments from the US sparked a fierce debate among political commentators and maritime journalists
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  • Interview with Denis Korolev, CEO, octolng®
A peer-to-peer OTC trading platform for physical LNG called octolng® focused on spot and short-to mid-term LNG trade has been developed by Octo Trading Solutions AG, a Swiss-based task force of energy market and IT experts.
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  • Interview with Roland Rechtsteiner, Partner, Oil and Gas, Oliver Wyman
Oliver Wyman is a global management consulting firm that uses industry expertise to help utilities and other energy firms maximise value as they tackle the challenges presented by the energy transition.  
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  • Contributed by: Lukas Geležauskas, Business Developer, Klaipėdos Nafta
Lithuanian LNG import levels are consistently among the lowest of the LNG importing countries due to the limited size of the Lithuanian gas and by extension, the LNG market.
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  • Interview with Eduardo Perez Orue, Owner and Principal Consultant, Small LNG Shipping Consultants
With numerous drivers leading the developments of small scale LNG projects around the world, the evolving technology could help solve many of the energy challenges in developing and emerging countries. 
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  • Contributed by: Manuel Cordoba Mateos, LNG Supply, Union Fenosa Gas
The Iberian Peninsula leads the European regasification capacity with seven plants in operation, six in Spain: Barcelona, Bilbao, Cartagena, Huelva, Mugardos and Sagunto and one plant in Portugal: Sines.
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  • Contributed by: Paulo Moreira, Economist (PhD Student), Universidade Aberta
There are three major Portuguese ports that belong to the European Core Seaports Network: Lisbon, Sines and Leixões.
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  • Contributed by: Jose M Ruiz Anton, Head of LNG Bunkering Development, Gas Natural Fenosa
From the 1st of January 2020, the environmental regulations of the International Maritime Organization and the European Parliament will limit sulphur emissions to 0.5%.
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  • Contributed by: Sylvie Cornot-Gandolphe, Research Associate & Energy Consultant, CEDIGAZ
The EU gas and energy sector is in the midst of a profound transformation driven by decarbonisation, digitalisation and decentralisation.  By downloading this report you'll find out:
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  • Interview with Aleksandar Katancevic, Director, Stratega East
With professionals at Stratega East  having operated large portfolios for some of Europe's largest energy utilities, their un
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  • Interview with Daria Karasalihovic Sedlar, Associate Professor, University of Zagreb
As reported by Energy Tomorrow, the natural gas industry in the US supports nearly 3 million jobs and adds approximately $385 billion to the national economy each year.
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  • Contributed by: Sylvie Cornot-Gandolphe, Research Associate & Energy Consultant, CEDIGAZ
The EU gas and energy sector is in the midst of a profound transformation driven by decarbonisation, digitalisation and decentralisation.  By downloading this report you'll find out:
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The Central and Eastern European region is undergoing a process of profound change in terms of its interconnected energy market dynamics.​ Inside this eBook, you will
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  • Interview with Fernando Impuesto, General Manager, Enagás Emprende
Enagás reported natural gas demand in Spain grew in September 2017, reaching 26,153 Gwh, the highest September value in the last five years.
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Looking at one of the largest projects in BP’s portfolio, the Southern Gas Corridor is
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Discover more on a variety of areas within Europe's gas trading market to learn about the continuous evolution.