A map of operational rigs in Asia Pacific targeting gas in August 2017 Exploration & Production

India and Australia lead exploration activity in Asia

India and Australia accounted for 72% of all rigs exploring for gas in the Asia Pacific region in August.

By Andrew Walker 22 September 2017
Supply & Demand

China Number Crunch: 3 February update from the world's largest energy consumer

Spot LNG prices fell towards the mid-$9/MMBtu range in January, continuing a trend that has lasted since September – with no signs of recovery on the horizon.

3 February 2015
Supply & Demand

Indonesian gas exports rebound in December

Indonesian gas exports rebounded in December after a hitting a 2014 low in November, helping to offset a downturn in prices heavily influenced by the bearish Asian LNG market.

2 February 2015
Supply & Demand

China Number Crunch: China’s 2014 gas imports

China imported 42.91 mt of LNG and piped gas in 2014. Interfax breaks down the numbers.

2 February 2015
Global Markets

Latin America’s winners and losers: The oil price slump

There will be few obvious winners from the oil price rout in the Latin American and Caribbean gas industries.

30 January 2015
LNG

East Asian imports steady in 2014, but change expected for 2015

The quantity and cost of LNG delivered to the Far East remained high in 2014, but change is in the air.

30 January 2015
EU Energy Policy

France’s energy transition

France’s Energy Transition Law is expected to be finalised in the first half of this year and aims to reduce the share of nuclear generation in the country's electricity mix from 75% to 50% by 2025.

29 January 2015
EU Energy Policy

Shale gas policy across EU nations

Approaches to the exploration and regulation of shale gas resources vary widely across the EU, according to a new report from the European Parliament.

29 January 2015
Supply & Demand

China Number Crunch: 28 January update from the world’s largest energy consumer

Chinese wholesale prices from plants fell by 3.96% in 17-23 January from the previous week as several producers dropped their prices to increase sales.

28 January 2015
Supply & Demand

Fighting in Libya driving down pipeline exports

North African pipeline exports to Europe fell by 14% week on week, driven by lower volumes through the Trans-Med and GreenStream pipelines.

27 January 2015
LNG

China Number Crunch: 27 January update from the world’s largest energy consumer

Asian spot LNG prices fell towards the $9/MMBtu mark last week, amid a backdrop of low oil prices, mild winter weather, full storage inventories and growing Pacific Basin supply.

27 January 2015
Global Markets

How low can Asian LNG prices go?

The plunge in oil prices to $50/bbl will pull Asian term prices well below $10/MMBtu later on this year, with the cost of LNG likely falling to $8/MMBtu by spring.

26 January 2015
LNG

Latin LNG market limp in Q4 2014

Latin America’s six importers – Argentina, Brazil, Chile, the Dominican Republic, Mexico and Puerto Rico – imported 3.8% less LNG in Q4 2014 compared with the same period in 2013.

23 January 2015
LNG

South Korean LNG imports fall as nuclear output stabilises

South Korea’s LNG imports declined by 7% in 2014, as most of its nuclear power plants have restarted, taking the strain off thermal plants.

22 January 2015
LNG

China Number Crunch: 21 January update from the world’s largest energy consumer

Chinese wholesale LNG prices fell by 4.49% over 10-16 January from the previous week as several producers cut prices to reduce excess inventories.

21 January 2015
Supply & Demand

Uncertainty over Russia offers hope for winter demand

North African pipeline deliveries into Europe fell by 11% in the third week of 2015, as volumes through the Trans-Mediterranean pipeline shrunk by 100 MMcm.

20 January 2015
LNG

China Number Crunch: 20 January update from the world’s largest energy consumer

Asian spot LNG prices continued their downward trend last week, falling by 1.81% as mild weather in Japan and South Korea dampened regional gas demand.

20 January 2015
Supply & Demand

Another rain check for Brazil

Interfax explores how gas is filling the hydropower breach as the elements fail Brazil for the third successive year

16 January 2015
LNG

Spanish LNG glut leads to record reload volumes in 2014

European LNG imports fell by 3% in 2014, according to statistics collected by Interfax.

15 January 2015
EU Energy Policy

UK clears first capacity auction for power generation

The first ever capacity auction for power plants and storage facilities in the UK cleared well below analysts’ expectations.

15 January 2015
LNG

China Number Crunch: 14 January update from the world’s largest energy consumer

Producers’ prices fell by 2.04% from the previous week as several plants slashed prices to reduce inventories.

14 January 2015

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