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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  • Contributed by: Mike Goddu, Partner & Co-Founder, JMJ Associates
Many organizations have rolled out versions of “Cardinal Rules”, “Safety Commandments”, “Life-Saving Rules” – for workers. What about managers? To what unequivocal standards do we hold ourselves? What can our workers count on us for, really?
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  • Interview with Maria Rita Galli, Former SVP Portfolio strategy , ENI
In light of ENI's recent supergiant gas discovery at its Zohr Prospect in the Egyptian offshore, we asked Maria Rita Galli, SVP Portfolio strategy at ENI, to discuss her
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  • Interview with Yuriy Vitrenko, Managing Director - International Business Development, Naftogaz of Ukraine
Gastech News: In our previous conversation Mr Vitrenko, you talked about the importance of natural gas developments
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  • Interview with Scott Foster, Director - Sustainable Energy Division, United Nations Economic Commission for Europe
With more than 35 years’ experience in the energy field, Scott Foster, Director - Sustainable Energy Division at UNECE, is an expert on energy market fundamenta
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  • Interview with Hajime Ito, Executive Officer/Vice President of Americas and Russia Project Division, JAPEX
Speaking to Gastech News, Hajime Ito, Executive Officer/Vice President of Americas and Russia Project Division at JAPEX answered our questions about new players entering th
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  • Contributed by: Adrienne Blume, Editor, Gas Processing & Hydrocarbon Processing
East Africa has received attention as the next key area for LNG development, given the size of its energy resources and its relatively small domestic demand.
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  • Contributed by: Dr James Henderson, Senior Research Fellow, Oxford Institute for Energy Studies
In the face of multiple challenges in the European gas market Gazprom has attempted a “pivot to Asia” in order to diversify its gas sales.
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  • Interview with Yuriy Vitrenko, Managing Director - International Business Development, Naftogaz of Ukraine
Speaking to Gastech News at the EAGC in Geneva, Yuriy Vitrenko, Managing Director – International Business Development at Naftogaz of Uk