Tanzanian Energy Minister Sospeter Muhongo. The government is taking its time to make key decisions. (Wentworth) LNG

Dodoma’s slow approach could limit Tanzania LNG’s success

Drillers continue to make major gas finds in Tanzania, but with oil prices falling and the LNG market slackening, the government’s delay in making key decisions could threaten Tanzanian LNG's economics.

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Eleco gas power plant, Algeria. Unfavourable clauses in Algeria’s hydrocarbon law remain obstacles to the increased participation of IOCs in the country’s oil and gas sector. (Eleco)

Algerian gas prospects face regulatory hurdles

Unfavourable clauses in Algeria’s hydrocarbon law remain obstacles to the increased participation of IOCs in the country’s oil and gas sector.

  • Europe

    European hub prices starting to rise ahead of winter

    European hub prices rose over the past week as winter began in Europe. However, the gains were not substantial.

  • North America

    Storage weighs on Henry Hub futures

    Henry Hub front-month futures fell by 5% to close at $3.82/MMBtu on 14 October compared with the start of the month, as strong storage replenishment continued in the United States and forecasts for milder weather in the western half of the country limited price gains.

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The European Commission and Competition Commissioner Joaquín Almunia approved a price guarantee for the UK’s Hinkley Point C nuclear plant earlier this month. (EC)

EC study sheds new light on energy subsidies

A new study presented by the European Commission has exposed details of state interventions and subsidies in the EU’s energy sector, which amounted to €99 billion in 2012.

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