Contributed by: RyanPereira, Principal Commercial Manager - Global Gas and LNG, Gaffney Cline & Associates
Contributed by: NicholasFulford, Global Head of Gas and LNG, Gaffney Cline & Associates
It has been a long time coming, but natural gas is finally emerging from beneath the shadow of its big brother, crude oil. While some of the more traditional participants in the LNG space may still be hanging on to the idea that oil indexation for gas
Price review clauses have long been a feature of mid-to-long term LNG sale and purchase agreements ("LNG SPAs"). Changing market dynamics and recent price volatility has placed additional focus and pressure on these clauses, which hav
Contributed by: JamesMacTaggart, General Manager, New Gas and LNG Markets - Asia, India & MENA, Shell
Gas will be an essential part of the future energy mix as the world moves to a low-carbon future; playing a significant role in reducing carbon emissions and air pollution, and being a secure, diverse and flexible energy supply.
Contributed by: PipelineOil and Gas Magazine, Monthly magazine, for the energy industry
While gas markets are currently well supplied, the transformation of natural gas markets from regional systems to more globalised and interdependent markets is creating new security challenges, according to the International Energy Agency's latest asse
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.
Contributed by: Dr LawrenceHaar, Senior Research Fellow, King Abdullah Petroleum Studies And Research Centre
Although the 2015 sharp correction to prices in global energy markets has produced challenges for both producers and consumers, certain long term trends in how exposures to petroleum and natural gas markets may be managed should be noted.
Here we show you how lower oil prices have affected some key oil and gas companies and what they are planning to do to maximise their business in the short term. (Click on the infographic to view full size)
On December 1, 2014, following a meeting between the Russian and Turkish presidents, president Putin and Gazprom CEO Alexey Miller announced that South Stream had been cancelled due to the combined failure of the Bulgarian government to provide assuran
With its natural gas consumption expected to rise to around 420 Bcm by 2020, China continues to develop new import routes to provide the infrastructure that will be needed to meet an unprecedented rate of demand growth.
Interview with KoOoshima, Head of Project Finance, The Bank of Tokyo Mitsubishi UFJ
LNG projects are among the largest and most challenging energy projects, requiring billions of dollars – and in some cases tens of billions of dollars – of investment. Few companies can afford to finance such projects from their balance sheets.
The sponsors of four of Canada’s most credible proposed LNG export projects are lobbying Ottawa for tax breaks, arguing that it is in the national interest to launch LNG sales into Asia and reduce Canada’s dependence on energy exports to the United Sta
Interview with TarekSouki, SVP LNG Marketing and Trading, Tellurian
It has been projected that by 2020, North America will become energy self-sufficient and maintain its position as the world’s largest natural gas producing region; and as LNG grows seven times faster than pipeline gas trade, LNG may account for half of