Operational rigs in Asia Pacific targeting gas in October 2017. Exploration & Production

Asia Pacific rig count boosted by 12% in October

The Asia Pacific rig count increased by 12% month on month in October, reaching a four-month high of 46 active rigs.

By Andrew Walker 17 November 2017
LNG

Thailand’s LNG imports up by 74% in September

Thai LNG imports were up year on year in September as the country becomes increasingly reliant on imported LNG.

20 November 2017
Exploration & Production

ONGC and Cairn India bid big in Indian licensing round

India’s Oil and Natural Gas Corp. and Cairn India have emerged as the biggest bidders in India’s latest licensing round.

15 November 2017
LNG

Mitsui to take stake in Pakistan FSRU

Japan’s Mitsui has agreed to take a 49% stake in a JV with BW Group to jointly own the FSRU being used for Pakistan’s second LNG import project.

15 November 2017
LNG

Emirates LNG reviewing Khalifa Port plans

Emirates LNG has put plans for an LNG terminal at Khalifa Port in Abu Dhabi on 'active review'.

15 November 2017
futtsu power station LNG

Global LNG glut to last until 2023/2024 – Osaka Gas

Akira Miyamoto, executive researcher for Osaka Gas, believes the global glut of LNG will last at least five more years.

15 November 2017
Bicycle in Delhi smog Policy & Regulation

Delhi needs to switch to cleaner fuels to beat smog

Switching to gas would improve Delhi’s air quality, but the government’s response has so far been short-sighted.

15 November 2017
LNG

JFE Engineering to build Indonesian LNG terminal

Japan’s JFE Engineering has agreed to build an LNG terminal on the Indonesian island of Batam in conjunction with Medco Energi Internasional.

14 November 2017
LNG

PV Gas signs MOUs for US LNG supply

PetroVietnam Gas has signed memorandums of understanding with two United States-based players concerning LNG imports.

14 November 2017
LNG

Gazprom and PetroVietnam discussing LNG supplies

Gazprom is in discussions to build regasification terminals in Vietnam as well as to supply LNG to the country

13 November 2017
LNG

Jera receives first Wheatstone LNG cargo

Japan’s Jera has received the first LNG cargo shipped from Chevron’s Wheatstone project in Australia.

13 November 2017
HGVs in india Gas for Transport

India falling short on LNG for transport – industry

India’s government will have to make a greater effort to promote the use of LNG in the country’s road transport sector, industry figures say.

13 November 2017
LNG

India’s gas consumption hits multi-year high

India’s gas consumption exceeded 5 bcm in September, hitting a multi-year high.

13 November 2017
LNG

Pakistan signs up for Malaysian LNG

Pakistan has signed an intergovernmental agreement with Malaysia for LNG supplies.

10 November 2017
LNG

Japanese LNG spot price hits eight-month high

Japan’s LNG spot price hit an eight-month high in October.

10 November 2017
Pipelines, Storage & Power

EWC subsidiary gets approval to connect power project to Philippine grid

A Philippine subsidiary of Energy World Corp. has approval to connect a gas-fired power plant to the Pagbilao substation.

10 November 2017
Global Markets

Gas shortages disrupt Bangladeshi textile industry

Gas shortages are damaging Bangladesh’s textile industry, with 350 facilities having faced disruption.

9 November 2017
Alternative Fuels

China aims to restart stalled Myanmar hydro project

China is looking to complete the 6 GW Myitsone hydropower project on the Irrawaddy River near Kachin in Myanmar.

9 November 2017
LNG

Bangladeshi Coal Power Generation Co. signs MOU for gas power plant

Bangladesh’s Coal Power Generation Co. and Japan’s Mitsui will build a 500-600 MW gas-fired power plant and LNG terminal in Matarbari.

9 November 2017
LNG

Green groups mount opposition to Taiwan’s third LNG terminal

Taiwan’s third LNG terminal is facing opposition from environmental groups that claim the choice of location could damage rare algae reefs and coral.

9 November 2017
Supply & Demand

Japan’s LNG imports fall 13% in September

Japan’s imports of LNG dropped to 5.8 mt in September, contributing to a 5% decline in volumes received over Q3.

9 November 2017

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