Greece’s new government has made positive steps to court foreign oil and gas players, but high political risk means its efforts may not be enough.
India has approved an innovative scheme that lowers the tariffs and fees for regasified LNG in the hope of restarting stranded gas-fired power plants.
Yemen is going through turbulent times that may reduce its oil and gas exports. The country must make structural reforms if it is to sustain exports in the longer term.
The NBP day-ahead rose by 1 p/th from the start of the week to reach 47.5 p/th ($7.10/MMBtu) on Tuesday. Prices at hubs in Europe saw a similar increase.
The United States and Canada officially entered the 2015 gas injection season on Wednesday, although both countries had already started making net injections in March.
The European Commission has confirmed it will review the Security of Gas Supply Regulation 994/2010 before the end of the year.
Stakeholders continue to warn about reduced liquidity in commodities markets, complaining that banks are making fewer trades in long-term products.
The European Commission wants a new interim agreement on gas supplies between Moscow and Kiev in place by June to allow time for Ukraine to fill up storage before next winter.
Brussels wants to enhance its collaboration with Turkey in the field of energy given the country’s growing importance as a transit country for gas coming to Europe.
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