Offshore-focused CNOOC – a shale gas novice – is looking for foreign companies to help it develop a block in China’s landlocked Anhui province.
Japanese electricity generating companies are set for a multi-billion dollar capital infusion as slumping oil prices push down the cost of LNG.
As the dispute over the price of and payments for gas between Russia and Ukraine continues, so do threats to Europe’s supply over the winter season.
European hub prices have recovered from their summer lows, but material climbs ahead of winter have yet to be seen.
The Henry Hub front-month futures price posted an intraday low of $3.63/MMBtu on 21 October, which was its lowest level since 21 November 2013, and a fall of 9.7% since closing on 1 October.
The European energy industry is considering a solidarity fund for the common purchasing of LNG cargoes as one of several measures to mitigate potential gas supply disruptions from third countries – including Russia
The leaders of the 28 EU nations have failed to agree on a binding energy efficiency target for 2030 – a setback for the European Commission and Parliament as well as some member states.
The European Council has agreed to increase funding for carbon capture and storage demonstration projects after 2020.
The new Belgian government is planning to redesign a capacity mechanism system to attract investment in combined-cycle gas turbine power plants.
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