India’s 500 MW Hazira combined-cycle power plant. Missed renewable targets could create openings for gas. (Essar) LNG

Gas could fill India’s potential renewables gap – OIES

If India fails to meet its renewable energy targets the country’s gas demand could increase, according to the OIES.

By Andrew Walker 28 June 2017
The routes of the proposed TAPI and IPI pipelines. (Interfax) Pipelines, Storage & Power

TAPI sales deal ‘imminent’, but pipeline far from certain

An anticipated sales and purchase deal between Turkmenistan and India and Pakistan would take the long-discussed Turkmenistan-Afghanistan-Pakistan-India (TAPI) pipeline one concrete step forward.

8 November 2011
Companies & Finance

Gail to raise up to $300 million from commercial debt market

Indian gas transmission company Gail is to raise up to $300 million in the commercial debt market to fund the company's ongoing capital expenditure plan.

4 November 2011
Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh waves an ONGC flag. The company is scouting for local and international oil and gas discoveries to lift its output. (PA) Companies & Finance

ONGC chief on the hunt for new reserves

The new chief of India’s state-owned Oil and Natural Gas Corp. (ONGC) is scouting for new oil and gas discoveries, both at home and abroad, in an effort to ensure that the company’s output makes a quantum leap in the coming years, he said in an interview with Interfax.

4 November 2011
Supply & Demand

Indonesia’s gas imports soar as consumption rises

Indonesia’s oil and gas imports between January and September climbed by 55.7%, while exports rose by 65.5%, compared to the same period last year, the country’s Ministry of Trade reported on Tuesday.

2 November 2011
Companies & Finance

Shell awaits Indonesia’s OK for Abadi FLNG stake

Royal Dutch Shell is awaiting Indonesian government approval to buy a 30% stake in the offshore Masela Block and Abadi floating LNG (FLNG) project, marking the company’s first venture into the country’s upstream oil and gas sector.

1 November 2011
Exploration & Production

India’s Essar selling CBM at provisionally hiked price

India’s Essar Oil began supplying coal-bed methane (CBM) gas to its end customers in the third quarter as part of a pilot scheme using a temporary gas tariff that is slightly higher than the government-set price for domestic output, the company said in an earnings report on Tuesday.

1 November 2011
Bangladesh is making a concerted effect to raise domestic gas production. (BAPEX) Exploration & Production

Bangladesh nears exploration-boosting deal with Sinopec

An exploration and production partnership between state-run Bangladesh Petroleum & Exploration Production (BAPEX) and China’s Sinopec could be finalised as early as December.

31 October 2011
Companies & Finance

Petrobangla subsidiary reaches finance agreement for gas projects

A subsidiary of Bangladeshi state-owned developer Petrobangla, Gas Transmission Company Limited, has reached agreement for three new gas projects financed by the Asian Development Bank (ADB) and World Bank.

28 October 2011
Companies & Finance

Refinancing deal for Dampier-Bunbury pipeline closed

Eight banks have closed a A$400 million ($418 million) refinancing deal for the Dampier-Bunbury gas pipeline (DBP) in Australia.

28 October 2011
Exploration & Production

Fundamental Asian business conditions to improve - Moody's

Ratings agency Moody’s outlined its positive outlook on Asia Pacific’s exploration and production (E&P) industry in a research note entitled Asia-Pacific Oil and Gas Industry – Exploration & Production published on Thursday.

28 October 2011
Companies & Finance

Chinese, Japanese most keen to buy Shell’s Woodside stake

Royal Dutch Shell’s 24% stake in Australian LNG developer Woodside may be on the market, and is most likely to be bought by either a Chinese wealth fund or a Japanese utility, JP Morgan said in a note to investors this month.

27 October 2011
LNG

Tibet natural gas distribution terminal begins operations

The Tibet Autonomous Region's first gas distribution terminal went online on 26 October in the regional capital of Lhasa, China National Petroleum Corp. (CNPC), owner of the station, announced on Thursday.

27 October 2011
Exploration & Production

Chevron begins production at Thai Platong II

Chevron has started producing gas from its Platong II platform in Thailand, initiating project that at its peak is expected to raise the country’s total supply by 10% and boost the company’s Thai output by 20%.

26 October 2011
LNG

India’s Gail looks to lift LNG imports

India’s state-owned Gail will open a new LNG trading desk in Singapore next week in an effort to boost its mid-term and spot imports at a time when the company is profiting from the country’s rising demand and tightening supply, a Gail source told Interfax on Tuesday.

25 October 2011
Supply & Demand

Pricier LNG growing more attractive as Indian output drops

The disappointing decline in gas production from India’s Krishna Godavari Basin D6 Block has already caused shortages in the power sector and concerns about supplies in the near and mid-term.

25 October 2011
LNG volumes are set to equal pipeline gas volumes in the next 20 years. (Microsoft/iStockphoto) LNG

Continental drift: Asia, Europe at odds over oil links

As Europeans argue that the rise in LNG supplies and slumping domestic demand drives logic away from the oil-linked gas price mechanism, Asian buyers see benefits in staying the course.

25 October 2011
Supply & Demand

Kogas looking to expand into South America

State-owned Korea Gas (Kogas) and Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) signed a memorandum of understanding during the Korea-LAC Business Forum in Seoul on Thursday, which promises further cooperation on energy initiatives and programmes in Latin America and the Caribbean, according to a statement released on the IDB’s website.

21 October 2011
Companies & Finance

Origin raises money for APLNG

Australian developer Origin Energy allocated $500 million in a senior notes offering in the United States to help fund its stake in the Australia Pacific LNG (APLNG) project.

21 October 2011
The strength of Asian demand is making it easier to maintain oil price indexation in that market. (Microsoft/iStockphoto) LNG

Continental drift: Asia sticks to the oil link

While some in Europe are looking to renegotiate supply contracts away from the traditional oil-linked pricing formula, Asian buyers remain in favour of tying long-term LNG prices to oil.

20 October 2011
Supply & Demand

Santos LNG projects on track to meet rising Asian demand

Australian gas producer Santos is on track to start exporting gas from its two planned LNG export projects, Gladstone LNG (GLNG) in Queensland in 2015 and PNG LNG in Papua New Guinea in 2014, the group said in its third quarter results published on Thursday.

20 October 2011

About 3,168 article(s)

1 147 148 149 150 151 159