Supply & Demand Outlook

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  • Contributed by: Jean-Christian Heintz, Director, Wideangle LNG
In 2017, global LNG trade increased by nearly 10%, the strongest growth in a decade. Arguably, the LNG market is expanding both in size and complexity. But can we expect more diversity?
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  • Interview with Phil Germuth, Mayor, District of Kitimat
As Canada’s natural gas and LNG industry continues to keep gas players on the edge of their seat; so far in 2018, the market has welcomed some very positive developments which could drastically change Canada’s industry as we know it.
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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 David Keane, President & CEO, BC LNG Alliance
With the new tax incentives put in place by the British Columbian government, LNG projects are now beginning to show signs of strong growth and development. As stated by Mr Keane in the
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  • Interview with Matthew Hamer, Strategic Development, Solaris Management Consultants
As we head further into 2018, the Canadian gas and LNG industry continues to show signs of development; governments are now better supporting the industry and the growth of LNG demand in Asia provides a strong future market for the country's future exp
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  • Contributed by: Anne-Sophie Corbeau, Head of Gas Analysis, BP
BP’s Energy Outlook 2018 explores different aspects of the energy transition through a range of alternative scenarios.
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  • Contributed by: Manuel Cordoba Mateos, LNG Supply, Union Fenosa Gas
The Iberian Peninsula leads the European regasification capacity with seven plants in operation, six in Spain: Barcelona, Bilbao, Cartagena, Huelva, Mugardos and Sagunto and one plant in Portugal: Sines.
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  • Contributed by: CEDIGAZ News , International association for natural gas , CEDIGAZ
Recent trends in world natural gas demand: The year 2017 still highlights the strong competition between natural gas, coal and renewable energies.
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  • Interview with Marshall Berg, Environmental Consultant, Eagle Environmental Services Inc
As reported in the BP Energy Outlook 2018, the world energy demand is forecast to grow by 1.3% from 2016 to 2040
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  • Contributed by: Michael Mao, Senior Market Analyst, Sublime China Information (SCi99)
In the past several years, China’s LNG industry advanced at an unstoppable pace. The five-year average growth rate of the domestic LNG production capacity is 36% and that of the LNG import is 15%.
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  • Contributed by: Vagif Sharifov, Oil Price Analyst & Expert in Energy Markets, Trend News Agency
Recent news from the gas market make it clear that the US starts its new energy policy with LNG. In April, the US Cheniere Energy for the first time delivered nearly 100,000 tons of LNG on a tanker to Portugal.
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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: Martin Houston, Executive Vice Chairman and Co-Founder , Tellurian
When Gastech News asked Martin Houston about his views on what the industry should do to advocate increased demand, he told us: "The industry needs to start looking at all forms of possible uses of gas -­ we’re very simple in the way we think about gas
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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. 
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  • Interview with Scott Foster, Director - Sustainable Energy Division, United Nations Economic Commission for Europe
  • Interview with René Baut, Chief Executive Officer, Gaznat SA
  • Interview with Maria Rita Galli, Former SVP Portfolio strategy , ENI
What are your predictions for the European gas industry in the next 5 years?
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  • Contributed by: Theodore Michael, LNG Analyst, Genscape
Opposite Directions:  While oil prices rally, LNG makes new lows - Exxon and other major players are sticking to their script.  By 2020, rising demand will be in line with production.
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  • Interview with René Baut, Chief Executive Officer, Gaznat SA
In this interview with René Bautz, the Chief Executive Officer of Gaznat SA, we discuss what is necessary to succeed in the European gas scenario and his views on Switzerland
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  • Interview with Jean Abiteboul, ‎Former Senior Vice President Supply&Marketing, Cheniere Energy
In this interview, we had the pleasure of discussing US LNG into Europe as well as Cheniere's plans to strengthen its position in Europe's gas market with Jean Abiteboul, President at 
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LNG is one of the fastest-growing energy markets worldwide, with LNG trade projects to nearly triple, from 12 trillion cubic feet, between 2015 and 2024 according to the
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The CEDIGAZ report "Medium and Long Term Natural Gas Outlook 2017", looks at the developing role of natural gas as a key transition fuel towards an increasingly renewable-based, effi