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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  • Interview with Ryan M Lance, Chairman & Chief Executive Officer, ConocoPhillips
In this exclusive interview, conducted at Gastech 2017 in Chiba – Tokyo, Mr. Ryan M.
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The opening day of Gastech 2017, the world's largest and most influential meeting place for the global gas & LNG industry, was marked by an impressive opening morning plenary session.
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  • Contributed by: Vincent Demoury, General Delegate, GIIGNL – International Group of LNG
Lower than expected but robust supply growth: On the supply side, 2016 was marked by a lower than expected but still robust supply growth (+7.5%).
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  • Contributed by: Willie Wood, Head of Energy and Infrastructure, Norton Rose Fulbright
  • Contributed by: Brian Boyle, Partner, Norton Rose Fulbright
  • Contributed by: Lauren Varnado, Senior Associate, Norton Rose Fulbright
The LNG industry is experiencing unprecedented uncertainty and volatility.
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  • Contributed by: Kjetil Sjølie Strand, Managing Director, LNG New Technologies AS
The shift from coal to gas power generation, adaption of LNG as marine fuel and an increasingly diverse trading pattern of LNG are creating a rise in demand for mid-size LNG carriers and FSRUs.
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Shell has released the LNG Outlook for 2017 and created an infographic detailing the key developments and trends in the LNG industry for this year.
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  • Contributed by: Cecilia Tam, Special Adviser, Asia Pacific Energy Research Centre
  • Contributed by: Muhamad Izham Abd Shukor, Researcher , Asia Pacific Energy Research Centre
Outlook for natural gas demand and supply in APEC: Natural gas demand in APEC under the BAU scenario is projected to reach nearly 2 854 Mtoe by 2040, an increase of 74% compared to 2013.
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  • Interview with Shigeru Muraki, Executive Advisor, Tokyo Gas
Gastech News asks Shigeru Muraki, Executive Advisor at Tokyo Gas his views on Japan’s energy challenges and the role Tokyo Gas is taking to address these.
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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