Project Progress & Updates

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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: 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: Alex Barnes, Governmental Relations Advisor, Nord Stream 2
Nord Stream 2 will provide Europe with an additional 55 bcm/y of gas import capacity from 2019.
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  • Interview with Dr Anita Orban, Vice President, Tellurian
With LNG continuing to play a bigger role in the global energy mix and with the market expected to grow approximately 5% each year, according to
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  • Interview with Byng Giraud, VP, Corporate Affairs & Country Manager, Woodfibre LNG
By 2030, McKinsey has estimated the share of natural gas in the global energy mix will grow from 22% in 2016 to 23%, d
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  • Interview with Dave Bennett, Director External Affairs, Fortis BC
Global gas demand is predicted to grow 1.6% each year for the next five years, as reported by the IE
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  • Interview with Goran Francic, Chief Executive Officer, LNG Croatia
At the end of 2017, the EU announced the signing of a grant agreement in which it will be contributing €101.4mn into the construction of Croatia’s Krk LNG terminal, which is more than a quarter of the overall cost of the project.
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  • Contributed by: Danila Bochkarev, Senior Fellow, EastWest Institute
Disclaimer: The opinions expressed in this article solely reflect the views of the author, not of his organisation. 
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  • Interview with Karen Ogen-Toews, CEO, First Nations LNG Alliance
The First Nations LNG Alliance is a collective of First Nations supporting LNG developments in British Columbia.
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  • Interview with Lenita Tobing, Partner, PwC Consulting Indonesia
This is the second installment of the 2-part interview with Lenita Tobing, Partner at PwC Indonesia.
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  • Interview with David Knipe, Head of International Gas, IST, BP
According to BP’s Energy Outlook 2017, natural gas grows faster than both oil and coal, growing 1.6% each year between 2015 and 2035. The strength of natural gas demand is reflected by the help of government policies supporting the growth of gas.
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  • Contributed by: Edi Saputra, Senior Analyst, Wood Mackenzie
In the recent Gastalk webinar Susan Sakmar, Author and visiting Law Professor at The University of Houston Law Centre was joined by Edi Saputra, Senior Expert Gas & Power for
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  • Interview with Marcelino Oreja, CEO, Enagás
The LNG trade is changing to meet the evolving needs of buyers, including shorter-term and lower-volume contracts, and by 2021 the global gas market is expected to have 55% more LNG than in 2015.
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  • Interview with Arthur W Crossley, General Manager, Técnicas Reunidas
According to Shell’s LNG Outlook, gas has been the fastest growing hydrocarbon for the past decade, with demand rising 2% each year since 2000.
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  • Interview with Maria Victoria Zingoni, Executive Managing Director of Downstream, Repsol
Natural gas demand is expected to grow faster than oil or coal, helped by the rapid growth of liquefied natural gas increasing the accessibility of gas across the globe.
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  • Interview with Octávio Simões, President, Sempra LNG & Midstream, Sempra Energy
The US shale revolution began almost a decade ago and per the US Energy Administration, production has now risen to almost 50bn cubic ft/day.
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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 LNG Strategy, Cheniere Marketing Ltd
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.