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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  • Interview with Jun Bai, Deputy Director, Institute of International Energy, International Cooperation Center, National Development and Reform Commission
Gastech News: Following the first shipment of US LNG to China thanks to the newly expanded Panama Canal, how will the energy relationship between China and the US evolve? Will China become the most significant buyer of US LNG?
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  • Contributed by: Avinash Jerome Lakra, Senior Engineer, GAIL India
Most Asian countries will need to import more gas to meet demand growth, as production fails to grow at the same pace as consumption. Over the medium term, half of the anticipated increase in gas consumption will require additional imports.
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  • Interview with Paul van der Laan, Manager Asset Exploitation & Business Development , Gasunie
Gastech News spoke with Paul van der Laan, Manager Asset Exploitation & Bus
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  • Contributed by: Susan L. Sakmar, Independent consultant, author and adjunct law professor, University of Houston Law Center
There is no question that Africa as a whole presents a complicated energy landscape with varying patterns of resource endowment, energy consumption, and a myriad of governmental and policy challenges.  Yet one thing remains constant and consistent thro
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  • Contributed by: Elchin Hasan, Independent Oil and Gas Researcher, A former BP Azerbaijan employee
As known, Azerbaijan is going to export 16 bcm of natural gas to Europe as of 2019-20 from the Shah Deniz II field through TANAP & TAP pipelines.
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  • Contributed by: Melanie Lovatt, Finance Advisor, Poten & Partners
The question of whether floating liquefaction facilities can be project financed by commercial lenders in a similar manner to land-based operations appears set to be answered soon. Eni has said it could