Dieter Helm believes the long term future  of gas is in doubt. (Dieter Helm) Global Markets

Gas may not survive beyond 2030 – Helm

Gas has a medium-term future but will be outpaced by renewables in the long term, argues Dieter Helm in his new book.

By Silvia Favasuli 27 June 2017
Global Markets

Chinese gas demand could grow 3% by 2030 – report

China’s gas demand could rise by more than 3% per year on average until 2030, while grow in western countries could fall below 1%, the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences has claimed.

27 June 2017
Global Markets

India may include gas in Good and Services Tax

Gas could be included in India’s Goods and Services Tax from 1 July.

27 June 2017
Global Markets

IMF approves Cameroon loan

The International Monetary Fund has approved a loan of $666 million to Cameroon.

27 June 2017
Wildcat gives you a head-start on the coming week. Global Markets

Wildcat’s Pick of the Week

Wildcat gives you a head-start on the week and a round-up of what mattered last week.

26 June 2017
Global Markets

Cyprus issues maritime advisory for well drilling

Cyprus has issued a maritime advisory to Total for the drilling of a well in its waters between July and October.

26 June 2017
Global Markets

South American pipeline and LNG trade falters

The prospects for increasing traded volumes in South America are poor, principally because demand is waning in Brazil and Argentina.

26 June 2017
Global Markets

Rosneft retail pilot project may start next year – company source

Rosneft’s pilot project to spin off its retail business into a separate holding structure may be completed as early as 2018, a source at the company has told Interfax.

23 June 2017
Marco Alverà (left), chief executive of Snam, is now president of GasNaturally. (Snam) Global Markets

Snam increases its influence in Europe

The recent appointment of Marco Alverà as president of GasNaturally is a further step towards consolidating the role of Snam as a giant in the EU gas network.

23 June 2017
Anadarko operations off the Mozambican coast. The company plans to base an onshore site at Afungi. (Anadarko) Global Markets

Marine agreements bring Moz LNG FID closer

After months of locking heads with Eni and Anadarko, Mozambique has finally approved the Rovuma Basin marine concession agreements.

23 June 2017
Grain LNG terminal. The UK’s carbon floor price has helped gas gain market share from coal. (Flickr/National Grid) Global Markets

ETS price too low for LNG to crowd out coal in power

LNG import prices in Europe have dropped sharply but will still rely on a boost in carbon prices to compete with coal in power generation.

22 June 2017
Global Markets

Ukraine wants deeper energy ties with US – Poroshenko

Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has discussed deepening his country’s cooperation with the United States in the energy sector.

22 June 2017
Limassol, Cyprus. Total has installed an operations base at the port in preparation for drilling in Block 11. (PA) Global Markets

Cyprus centre stage in challenging East Med picture

The efforts of Israel, Lebanon and Turkey to develop their offshore resources could hinder Cyprus from tapping its own acreage.

22 June 2017
Mexico’s Manzanillo LNG terminal could receive monthly LNG cargoes until 2018. (Samsung C&T) Global Markets

Mexican demand surprises US LNG industry

Mexico’s demand for US LNG has been stronger than expected. But it may be a short-lived phenomenon, conference delegates in Houston heard.

22 June 2017
Construction at Santos’s GLNG project. (Santos) Global Markets

Aussie LNG export limits to hit Santos hardest

The decision to limit LNG exports during periods of high demand is challenging for Santos, but the mechanism may face legal challenge.

22 June 2017
Global Markets

Global gas trade expands by 4% in 2016 – BP

The volume of gas traded globally rose faster than production last year, with pipeline imports growing more than LNG.

22 June 2017
Global Markets

Gazprom eyes LNG exports to Brazil

Gazprom is considering supplying LNG to Brazil, according to a document prepared for a meeting between the two countries’ presidents Vladimir Putin and Michel Temer.

21 June 2017
LNG bunkering in Rostock, Germany. The fuel could help reduce martime GHG emissions. (Gazprom) Global Markets

IMO to debate climate deal for shipping

The International Maritime Organization will begin discussions this week on how to cut greenhouse gas emissions from the shipping industry.

21 June 2017
Inside WEP II. China’s oil and gas majors must separate out their pipeline businesses. (CNPC) Global Markets

China treading cautiously on oil and gas reforms

China’s recently released guidelines for oil and gas reform have been criticised for failing to move the needle, but one expert argues they’ve fulfilled their purpose.

21 June 2017
Global Markets

Chinese plants cut LNG prices to reduce stockpiles

Chinese ex-works LNG prices averaged RMB 3,017/t last week, down by 1.53% from the previous week as 26 plants cut their asking prices to reduce stockpiles.

21 June 2017
Global Markets

Sonatrach picks Dodsal for EPC on Algerian gas facility

Algeria’s Sonatrach has selected Dubai-based Dodsal Group for an engineering, procurement and construction contract worth $1.1 billion.

20 June 2017

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