Operational rigs in Asia Pacific targeting gas in September 2017 Exploration & Production

Asian rig count falls despite Australia’s resurgence

Three countries in the Asia Pacific region saw a reduction in the number of rigs targeting gas in September..

By Andrew Walker 20 October 2017
Companies & Finance

Crux reserve JV agreed

A joint venture agreed to in January between Shell Development (Australia), Nexus Energy and Osaka Gas for development of the offshore Crux reserve is progressing well and likely to be finalised in late April, Nexus said in a statement on Wednesday.

14 March 2012
Exploration & Production

Indonesia holds 12.9 tcm of CBM – BPMigas

Indonesia’s potential reserves of CBM stand at 12.9 trillion cubic metres, the head of BPMigas said on Monday.

13 March 2012
Supply & Demand

Kogas domestic gas sales up 25.5%

South Korea’s Kogas saw its domestic gas sales in February rise by 25.5% compared with the level in February 2011, according to Reuters on Tuesday.

13 March 2012
Supply & Demand

Oman trebles price of gas to Indian plant

Oman has trebled the price of gas it supplies to India’s only overseas fertiliser plant ahead of schedule, the Times of India reported on Tuesday.

13 March 2012
Companies & Finance

Chesapeake Energy looking for Asian investors

Oklahoma-based Chesapeake Energy is cultivating Asian investors in South Korea, Japan, China and India in the hopes of enticing them to buy into cheaper gas supplies, Bloomberg reported on Tuesday.

13 March 2012
Supply & Demand

Japan’s February LNG consumption up 44%

Japan’s 10 largest utilities consumed approximately 5 million tons (mt) of LNG in February 2012, according to figures released on Tuesday by the Federation of Electric Power Companies of Japan (FEPC).

13 March 2012
Exploration & Production

ONGC looks to raise output by 43% in five years

With many of its gas fields reaching the autumn of their lives and India’s overall output in serious decline, state-owned ONGC is looking to buy new assets and form new partnerships quickly.

12 March 2012
LNG

Indonesia green lights Arun LNG conversion project

Indonesia’s Ministry of State Enterprises has given Pertamina the green light to begin a first-of-its-kind, $80 million project that will turn the Arun liquefaction plant into a receiving terminal, the state-run company announced on Friday afternoon.

12 March 2012
LNG

Dabhol LNG terminal

India’s state-run Gail plans to begin operations at its new Dabhol LNG terminal by 31 March, Dow Jones reported on Monday, citing an unnamed senior executive.

12 March 2012
Pipelines, Storage & Power

Iran-Pakistan pipeline waiver

Pakistan may seek a waiver from the United Nations Security Council that would allow it to proceed with the planned Iran-Pakistan pipeline without risking sanctions, Pakistan Today reported on Monday.

12 March 2012
Exploration & Production

Indonesia’s energy sector and port developments

Indonesia’s energy sector and port developments have drawn the most interest from investors committing to the government’s Master Plan for the Acceleration and Expansion of Indonesia’s Economic Development, The Jakarta Globe reported on Monday.

12 March 2012
Pipelines, Storage & Power

Medan pipeline contract awarded

Indonesian state-run gas distributor Perusahaan Gas Negara has awarded a consortium of three state-owned companies a contract to install a pipeline in Medan, northern Sumatra, which will deliver gas from the floating, storage and regasification unit under development at Belawan, The Jakarta Post reported on Friday.

9 March 2012
Global Markets

Pakistani Oil and Gas Regulatory Authority accused

A Pakistani parliament member has blamed the Oil and Gas Regulatory Authority (OGRA) for the country’s gas crisis and accused the regulator of malpractice with regard to issuing CNG licences, The Express Tribune reported on Friday.

9 March 2012
Policy & Regulation

Reliance Industries ordered to divert gas

India’s Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas has ordered Reliance Industries to divert gas from its offshore KG-D6 Block in the Bay of Bengal to gas-starved power plants in the south-eastern state of Andhra Pradesh, The Economic Times reported on Friday.

9 March 2012
Exploration & Production

Indonesian Wortel field reaches 1.4 MMcm/d in first month

The Santos-operated Wortel offshore gas field in Indonesia rose to a steady output rate of 50 billion Btu (1.4 million cubic metres: MMcm) per day in its first month of production, permit stakeholder Cue Energy said on Friday.

9 March 2012
LNG

Inpex orders $2 billion vessel

South Korea’s Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering has received a $2 billion order to build a floating, production, storage and offloading vessel for Japan’s Inpex, Reuters reported on Thursday. Daewoo expects to deliver the vessel, which will be used at Inpex’s Ichthys LNG plant in northern Australia, by April 2016.

8 March 2012
Companies & Finance

Energi Mega Persada revenues rise 69%

Indonesian oil and gas producer Energi Mega Persada saw its net revenue rise by 69% to $230 million in 2011 compared with 2010, thanks in large part to higher average selling prices, Dow Jones reported on Thursday. The average selling price for gas was $4/Mcf in 2011, up from $3.6/Mcf the previous year, the company said.

8 March 2012
Companies & Finance

India's $5 billion of Vietnam investment

India is looking to invest over $5 billion in oil and gas activities in Vietnam in the next couple of years, Indian Commerce and Industry Minister Anand Sharma said in a visit to the country, according to Vietnam News Brief Service on Thursday.

8 March 2012
Pipelines, Storage & Power

India’s huge new generator sits idle, waiting for gas

Reliance Power built a mammoth 2.4 GW gas-fired power plant to supply southern India after prompting from New Dehli. All it needs now is gas to fuel the plant.

8 March 2012
Companies & Finance

No gas, no problem - when you’re the richest man in Asia

The soap opera between India’s billionaire brothers is even being played out in the country’s gas industry.

7 March 2012

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