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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SKK Migas, Indonesia’s upstream oil and gas task force, has awarded engineering, procurement, construction and installation (EPCI) contracts for two natural gas and condensate fields in the Muara Bakau Block, located off the coast of East Kalimantan.
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Petronas has awarded the engineering procurement, construction, installation and commissioning (EPCIC) contract for its second floating LNG (FLNG) project.
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Natural gas has crucial roles to play over the coming two-and-a-half decades – in helping to meet fast-rising energy demand and in contributing towards the mitigation of climate change – according to the latest long-term energy forecast from BP
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One of the world’s first floating production, storage and offloading (FPSO) LNG projects has reached a significant milestone with the start of the laying of its keel.
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Kitimat LNG – the first project to secure an approval from the National Energy Board (NEB) to export LNG from the western Canadian province of British Columbia (BC) – has chalked up another first.
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The various projects that make up the Southern Corridor import route into Europe appear to be on track to take final investment decisions (FIDs) or “resolutions to construct” – effectively the same thing – before the end of 2013, according to John Bald
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Electricity consumers in Iraq can look forward to some respite from supply shortages from next month when the nation starts to import natural gas from Iran.
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The World Energy Council (WEC) – organiser of this month’s World Energy Congress – provided plenty of food for thought and discussion amongst the thousands of policy-makers, industry leaders, academics and journalists who converged on the South Korean