More Exploration & Production

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  • Interview with Višnja Bijelić , Director of Exploration & Production Commercial, INA, d.d.
As global gas demand is predicted to grow by a massive 41% over the next two decades, as reported by Wood Mackenzie, it is a truly dynamic time for the energy market.
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  • Contributed by: Thomas Shepstone, Consultant & Publisher, Natural Gas Now Blog
The shale gas revolution, brought about through the combination of hydraulic fracturing (“fracking”), horizontal drilling technologies has slashed consumer prices for both gas and electric in this country, while reducing air emissions by incredible vol
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  • Contributed by: Gardner Walkup , Managing Director, Berkeley Research Group LLC
It is well known that unconventional gas – shale gas, tight gas, and natural gas associated with shale oil production – has transformed natural gas supply across North America.  Currently, about 60 billion cubic feet of unconventional gas is produced d
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  • Contributed by: Rokuhei Fukui, Consultant, John Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS)
Though gas production has stabled in recent years, during the boom period from 2007 to 2012 shale gas production in the US expanded at an astounding average growth rate of over 50% per year, and thereby increased nearly tenfold over this short time per
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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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  • Contributed by: Ajay Badhwar, Global Strategic Marketing Manager, Dow Oil, Gas & Mining
Article originally published in the Gastech Show Daily Newspaper by Gas Processing.
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  • Contributed by: Qamar Yasin, Research Associate, China University of Petroleum (East China)
Successful exploration and development of shale gas in the United States and Canada suggest a new solution to the energy crisis in developing countries like Pakistan. Pakistan has more than 827,365 sq.km sedimentary basin area (611,307 sq.
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The opening day of Gastech 2017, the world's largest and most influential meeting place for the global gas & LNG industry, was marked by an impressive opening morning plenary session.
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Demand for natural gas in the Asia-Pacific region is forecast to grow at 3.8%/year between 2010 and 2035 – more quickly than either coal or oil – in an energy supply and demand outlook published this month by the Asian Development Bank (ADB).
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Russia and China have been giving out strong signals that they could conclude a long-awaited natural gas trade deal by the end of this year.
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The success of Shell’s Pearl gas-to-liquids (GTL) project – which last year completed its first full year of production – has re-ignited interest in a technology that converts natural gas into premium liquid products, such as synthetic diesel,
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The LNG report recently published by the International Gas Union (IGU) – the first of the organisation’s French Triennium – contains many useful insights into the current state of the industry.
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Only in Britain – indeed England specifically – could a controversy about shale oil and gas development start to read like the plot of a Tom Sharpe novel.
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Recent weeks have seen a flurry of developments in the UK that have started to generate a frisson of excitement that shale gas could indeed become a big contributor to the nation’s energy supply.
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In April 2011 the US Energy Information Administration (EIA) published an assessment of technically recoverable world shale gas resources that generated considerable excitement about the prospects of the North American shale gas revolution being replic
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The rise of unconventional oil and natural gas in the United States continues to shift the dynamics of global energy markets, according to the latest Statistical Review of World Energy from BP.