Project Progress & Updates

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  • Interview with Jack Middleton, Manager, Government Affairs, Steelhead LNG
Given the world’s growing demand for more resources that are produced more responsibly, Canada has a great opportunity in achieving a lower carbon economy with the abundance of natural gas and LNG possibilities present.
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  • Interview with Matthew Hamer, Strategic Development, Solaris Management Consultants
As Canada’s LNG industry is exposed to more and more market developments, Canada’s resource potential is starting to be recognised.
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  • Interview with David Keane, President, Woodfibre LNG
With energy analysts predicting that 2019 will be a milestone year for new LNG final investment decisions around the world, it is an exciting time for natural gas.
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  • Contributed by: Lukas Geležauskas, Business Developer, Klaipėdos Nafta
  • Contributed by: Gediminas Jotauta, Head of LNG Operations, Klaipėdos Nafta
The power generation sector drove the gas demand growth over the preceding decade, accounting for half of the total increase in consumption due to abundant supply in mature markets, fuel switching in emerging markets and decline in nuclear generation.
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  • Interview with Stuart Taylor, SVP & Corporate Development Officer, Jordan Cove LNG
The Jordan Cove Project will feature an LNG export terminal in Coos County, Oregon, as well as a pipeline for the transportation of natural gas sources from the United States and Canada.
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  • Interview with Alejandro Alle, Executive Director, Energía del Pacifico
With opportunities in El Salvador and Central America so extensive, the future is full of natural gas possibilities throughout the region.
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  • Interview with Meg Gentle, President & CEO, Tellurian Inc
As the industry searches for alternatives to fossil fuels, natural gas continues to grow, dominating the American energy scene.
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  • Interview with Andrew Walker, Vice President Strategy, Cheniere Energy
Growing volumes of US LNG exports over the coming years will see an increasingly flexible and liquid market with greater optionality for the buyer and more sophisticated ways to hedge risk.
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  • Interview with Matt Schatzman, President & CEO, NextDecade Corporation
The U.S continues to grow into one of the largest players in the global LNG market and it is showing no signs of slowing down.
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  • Interview with Masao Ishikawa, Senior Vice President, Division Director of Technology & Engineering Division, Chiyoda Corporation
Being in the top three of the world’s biggest LNG buyers, Japan is at the forefront of market developments and updates which shape the global gas industry.
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  • Contributed by: Jarl Pedersen, Chief Commercial Officer, Port Corpus Christi
With the continued exploration of North America’s prolific Permian Basin, and the Eagle Ford Shale, various Y-Grade NGL pipeline projects with fractionation plants are planned to connect to the Corpus Christi region.  These include the EPIC Y-Grade and
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  • Interview with Ludger Hümbs, Head of Market Area Management and Business Development, Gascade
Located at the heart of Europe and an important hub for the European natural gas transport system, Gascade’s natural gas pipeline grid is approximately 2,4000 kilometres long and links customers and suppliers across Germany.
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  • Contributed by: Abhilesh Gupta, Chief Financial Officer and Commercial Head, AG&P
With demand for LNG predicted to continue its upward trend well into 2030, the time is right to establish well-functioning LNG supply chains in the world’s fast-growing gas markets, notably India, Bangladesh, Pakistan, Sri Lanka and archipelago countri
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  • Interview with Alex Barnes, Governmental Relations Advisor, Nord Stream 2
Following the new regulations which came into force November 2017, improving the security of gas supply in Europe has been a hot topic for the national and international industry.
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  • Contributed by: Dale Lunan, Americas Editor, Natural Gas World
Most attention surrounding Canada’s potential to join the global LNG industry is focused on its west coast, but some 6,000 km east of Kitimat, British Columbia, Liquefied Natural Gas Ltd.
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  • Contributed by: Lukas Geležauskas, Business Developer, Klaipėdos Nafta
Lithuanian LNG import levels are consistently among the lowest of the LNG importing countries due to the limited size of the Lithuanian gas and by extension, the LNG market.
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  • Interview with Alexandra Ballard, General Manager, First Nations Limited Partnership
When it comes to the natural gas in Canada, there has been generally very strong support for the LNG industry from the First Nations, with one Fir
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  • Interview with Paul Sullivan, Project Advisor at Steelhead LNG, Strategic Co-Chair of the Gastech Governing Body
Although Canada's gas and LNG industry has not progressed as quickly as others, 2018 is looking like it will be the year for new and exciting developments for the market.
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  • Contributed by: Susan L. Sakmar, Independent consultant, author and adjunct law professor, University of Houston Law Center
From the Arctic to the United States and almost everywhere in between, there are numerous LNG projects in various stages of development. Gastech Insights asked Susan Sakmar to share which LNG projects she is watching this year.
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  • Interview with Jefferson Edwards, GM - Global Gas & LNG Market Development, Integrated Gas, Upstream International, Shell
As reported by Shell’s LNG Outlook 2017, the future LNG demand growth will be driven by: policy, floating storage regasification units (FSRUs), replacing declining domestic gas production, small-scale LNG and transport.
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  • Interview with Andrew Walker, Vice President Strategy, Cheniere Energy
LNG is growing seven times faster than pipeline gas and as such, by 2035, it will account for around half of globally traded gas.
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  • Contributed by: Melanie Lovatt, Finance Advisor, Poten & Partners
If all things go according to plan for the sponsors of the Fortuna project in Equatorial Guinea, three floating liquefaction (FLNG) projects will manage to complete their fundraising this year.
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  • Contributed by: Mary Hemmingsen, EVP and CFO, Northwest Innovation Works
*This article was contributed by Mary Hemmingsen when she worked at KPMG as Partner, National Sector Leader, LNG, Power and Utilities.