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 Neil Semple, Principal, The Lantau Group
In this interview, Gastech News asked Neil Semple, Principal at The Lantau Group - and speaker at the 
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As the US is expected to start exporting liquefied natural gas at the end of the year, this infographic shows the potential impact of US exports on global gas market dynamics.
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  • Contributed by: Elchin Hasan, Independent Oil and Gas Researcher, A former BP Azerbaijan employee
Elchin Hasan, independent oil and gas researcher and a former BP Azerbaijan employee, tells us that the biggest natural gas investment opportunities lie in East Africa and Iran, and explains what the k
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  • Contributed by: Gavin Sutcliffe, Head of Content, Global Energy Conferences & Gastech
When Barack Obama steps down from office, he is sure to want to leave legacies both domestically and abroad, and settling a potential nuclear pact agreement with Iran by the summer is certainly a top priority for his administration.
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Natural gas, the cleanest fossil fuel, is seen as a vital resource to meet the world’s rising demand for energy, which is expected to grow 37% by 2040 driven by emerging countries such as China and India.
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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.
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Two of the pipeline projects that will make up Europe’s new Southern Corridor natural gas import route have taken major steps forward this month – good news for European consumers at a time of mounting concern over the security Russian exports to Europ
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The first weld on Russia’s ambitious Power of Siberia pipeline was made on 1st September at a ceremony attended by numerous dignitaries, including Russia’s  President, Vladimir Putin, Gazprom Chairman Alexey Miller, and Zhang Gaoli, First Vi