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A SOCAR gas processing plant in Azerbaijan Fundamentals

Weak Turkish lira may favour SOCAR expansion plan

SOCAR wants to reach a 20% share of Turkey’s gas market, and the country’s recent economic woes are likely to help it.

14 August 2018
Fundamentals

African pipeline exports to Europe down by 7%

Gas flows from North Africa to Europe came to 557.6 MMcm last week as volumes declined via all four routes.

14 August 2018
Calendar with day circled in red Fundamentals

Wildcat’s Pick of the Week

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

13 August 2018
Fundamentals

India awards city gas distribution licences

India’s Adani Corp. has been awarded 21 licences in the country’s latest licensing round for city gas distribution.

13 August 2018
Fundamentals

Toshiba to sell off US LNG supply deals

Japan’s Toshiba has started talks with several buyers to sell off its LNG supply deals in the United States.

13 August 2018
Fundamentals

Taiwan’s CPC signs LNG SPA with Cheniere

Cheniere has signed a sales-and-purchase agreement to supply Taiwan’s CPC with 2 mtpa of LNG over 25 years

13 August 2018
Companies

Sonatrach in trading JV talks with 14 companies

Sonatrach is in talks with 14 companies as part of its plan to form a joint venture to trade oil and gas products.

13 August 2018
Policy & Politics

EC approves inclusion of CHP plant in Polish power certificate scheme

The European Commission has approved the inclusion of a new CHP plant in a Polish scheme to support high-efficiency cogeneration.

13 August 2018
Fundamentals

EIA under way for Nord Steam 2’s alternative Denmark route

The consortium behind the Nord Stream 2 pipeline project has applied for an environmental impact assessment for an alternative route.

13 August 2018
A Vattenfall coal-fired power plant in Germany Fundamentals

Higher fuel and carbon prices helping ‘green’ utilities

European utilities with high exposure to renewables and nuclear are gaining from the rise in power, gas and carbon prices.

13 August 2018
Chinese gas storage tanks Market Trading

PetroChina eyes price hikes to curb winter demand

China’s top gas supplier could hike prices significantly across the board this winter as it looks to manage demand amid sustained coal-to-gas switching.

13 August 2018
A field of wells in Romania Fundamentals

Domestic priorities trump export hopes in SE Europe

A proposed law on offshore production in Romania is the latest example of how countries in Southeast Europe self-sabotage their desire to become regional hubs.

10 August 2018
Policy & Politics

Jokowi focuses on Indonesia’s resources in preparation for election

Indonesian President Joko Widodo has called for a more nationalistic approach to his country’s resources

10 August 2018
Policy & Politics

Egypt and Jordan sign gas SPA

Jordan and Egypt have signed sales-and-purchase agreements under which Amman will buy 10% of its gas from Cairo.

10 August 2018
Fessenheim nuclear plant, France Fundamentals

France’s renewables plans may leave more room for gas

France’s nuclear phase-out may not be as ambitious as first planned, but the coming renewables boom and decline of coal could increase the operating hours of flexible CCGTs.

10 August 2018
US President Donald Trump Policy & Politics

US prioritises pressure on Russia over Iran sanctions

The latest US measures suggest Washington is more willing to put pressure on Russia than punish Iran.

9 August 2018
Fundamentals

CNOOC starts work on 10 loading facilities at Hainan

CNOOC started construction on 10 LNG truck-loading facilities at its terminal on the island province of Hainan on 4 August

9 August 2018
Fundamentals

Kogas in talks to buy 12 LNG cargoes for delivery over winter

South Korea’s state-run Kogas is in talks to buy 12 cargoes of LNG for delivery over the winter months.

9 August 2018
Fundamentals

PetroChina in advanced talks with Qatar over LNG contracts

PetroChina is in advanced talks with Qatar regarding buying LNG on short- and long-term contracts.

9 August 2018
Fundamentals

Goldman Sachs in talks to buy Sabine Pass LNG cargo

Goldman Sachs is in talks with Cheniere to buy an LNG cargo from the Sabine Pass export facility.

9 August 2018

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