Project Progress & Updates

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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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  • Interview with Karl Masani, Director LNG Technology & Licensing, ConocoPhillips
As one of the world’s largest independent E&P companies based on production and proved reserves, ConocoPhillips is committed to efficiency and innovation in the industry.
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  • Contributed by: John Baguley, Chief Operating Officer, LNG Limited
The Magnolia LNG (MLNG) project is an 8 mtpa, four train liquefaction project to be built on an existing LNG shipping canal in the Port of Lake Charles, Louisiana USA.
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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 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 Fred Hutchison, Executive Director, LNG Allies
The CEE region is undergoing a profound change in terms of its interconnected energy market dynamics due to the constant evolution of liberalised energy markets and the need for supply security and diversity.
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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 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 Paul Sullivan, Project Advisor at Steelhead LNG, Strategic Co-Chair of the Gastech Governing Body
With a close proximity to Asia, vast reserves and a stable and supportive political environment, Canada has a real opportunity to be a world leader in global LNG supply.
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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: Christophe Poillion, Secretary of the Board of Directors, GRTgaz
The French government has set an ambitious goal with the energy transition, aiming for carbon neutrality by 2050.
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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.