Project Progress & Updates

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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 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 Shigeru Muraki, Executive Advisor, Tokyo Gas
In this exclusive interview, Shigeru Muraki, Executive Advisor at Tokyo Gas shares his views on Japan’s role in the global LNG market and discusses
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  • Contributed by: Susan L. Sakmar, Independent consultant, author and adjunct law professor, University of Houston Law Center
On March 11, 2016, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) denied Jordan Cove’s application to build an LNG export facility
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  • Interview with Doug Stout, VP Market Development & External Relations, FortisBC
As part of our series of interviews on Canadian LNG project development, we interviewed Doug Stout, VP Market Development & External Relations at 
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  • Contributed by: Steve Hemsley, Sales Solution Director, Lanner
Wildfires in Indonesia. Floods in East Africa. Hurricanes in the eastern Pacific. A subdued monsoon season in India. All these events are being attributed to the 2015/2016 edition of El Niño, likely to be one of the strongest recorded.
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  • Interview with Martin Houston, Executive Vice Chairman and Co-Founder , Tellurian
In an international energy industry career spanning 34 years Martin Houston, Co-founder of Tellurian Investments, has conducted business in over 40 countries, managing all forms of enterprise.
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  • Interview with Kerry Anne Shanks, Head of Gas and LNG Research, Wood Mackenzie
  • Interview with Edi Saputra, Senior Analyst, Wood Mackenzie
Gastech News: How is gas priced in the Indonesian market?
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  • Contributed by: Derek Boulware, Senior Manager of Africa Oil & Gas Advisory, PwC
Despite impressive GDP growth rates and estimates of 180 trillion cubic feet (tcf) of natural gas offshore from the Province of Cabo Delgado, the new gas economy in Mozambique does not come without its challenges.  While Mozambique has had a small natu
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  • Interview with Helge Lund, Former CEO, BG Group
In this exclusive interview, conducted at Gastech, we had the pleasure of talking with BG Group's Chief Executive Helge Lund. Mr Lund answered our questions:
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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.