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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Bloomberg - Royal Dutch Shell Chief Executive Officer Ben Van Beurden speaks with Jonathan Ferro on Bloomberg Television’s “On The Move” about the company’s acquisition of BG Group.
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  • Interview with Spencer Dale, Group Chief Economist, BP
The BP Energy Outlook shares projections on the future of the global energy industry. Watch here chief economist Spencer Dale discussing BP's key findings:
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  • Contributed by: Susan L. Sakmar, Independent consultant, author and adjunct law professor, University of Houston Law Center
Recent global economic conditions, including the steep drop in the price of oil, have created uncertainty for a number of US LNG projects. For example:
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  • Contributed by: Elchin Hasan, Independent Oil and Gas Researcher, A former BP Azerbaijan employee
"Azerbaijan is putting more emphasis on gas particularly after we had our pick oil from ACG fields.
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Asia seeks cheaper gas: but how could this realistically be achieved? Have a look at the infographic and find out views of 4 industry experts.
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  • Contributed by: Charlie Durr, Vice President, LNG, Wood Group Mustang
In this article, Charlie Durr, Vice President, LNG at Wood Group Mustang, shares his views on what 2015 holds for the gas industry.
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According to Elchin Hasan – independent oil and gas researcher and a former BP Azerbaijan employee – the current top 10 challenges in the natural gas sector are:
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  • Contributed by: Zach Allen, President, Pan EurAsian Enterprises
In this article, Zach Allen, President of Pan EurAsian Enterprises and Publisher of the NATS Data and Analyses Services, explains why buyers will lead the LNG industry this year.
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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