Contractors' margins have been squeezed since oil prices fell. (SCP Oilfield Services) Policy & Regulation

Industry must evolve to avoid supply gap – Burke

Caution following the drop in oil prices is set to leave a worrying gap in oil and gas supplies, warns Ray Burke, global product leader at GE.

By Silvia Favasuli 18 July 2017
The Arab Spring has forced Europe to question the reliability of gas supplies from North Africa. (PA) Supply & Demand

Chance gas glut will last longer than 2015 – EUCER’s Frank Umbach

Interfax speaks to Frank Umbach, an Associate Director at the European Centre for Energy and Resource Security King’s College London, about how revolution in Egypt and Libya has impacted European en

9 September 2011
Christine Schweikert, energy economist at Germany’s BHF Bank, talks about the risk of a second recession and its potential impact on energy projects. (PA) Exploration & Production

Financial turmoil mars outlook for energy projects

Christine Schweikert, energy economist at Germany’s BHF Bank, talks about the risk of a second recession and its potential impact on energy projects.

2 September 2011
Oil-indexation of gas contracts is currently squeezing profit margins for utilities across Europe. Supply & Demand

What’s next for European gas trading and supply?

Howard Rogers, Senior Research Fellow at the Oxford Institute of Energy Studies, speaks to Interfax about the outlook for European gas markets and supply.

1 September 2011
The Department of Climate Change plans to introduce an Emissions Performance Standard set at 450g CO2/kWh, which will be continually reviewed. (PA) Policy & Regulation

UK electricity market reform – what does it mean for gas?

Gas will continue to play a central role in UK energy policy but with the introduction of CCS, its longer term future is uncertain.

1 August 2011
Companies & Finance

Interview: VTB Capital's Colin Smith

Colin Smith, chief commodity strategist at Russian investment bank VTB Capital, spoke exclusively to Interfax about his views on the global gas market. The wide-ranging discussion includes his outlook on the future of oil-linked gas contracts in Europe, as well as estimates of Chinese gas demand growth, which promises to be one of the largest growth drivers in the market this decade.

18 July 2011
Ubungo Power Plant in Tanzania. Songas is investing heavily in the east Africa region. (Songas) LNG

Interview: Songas' Chris Ford

Chris Ford, MD of Songas talks to Interfax exclusively about the role Globeleq has played in East Africa and the opportunity for investment in the region.

27 June 2011
Novatek’s CEO Leonid Mikhelson (PA) LNG

Interview: Novatek’s CEO Leonid Mikhelson

President of Novatek, Leonid Mikhelson, discusses Novatek’s Yamal-LNG project, among other issues.

20 June 2011
Iraq is taking steps to encourage foreign producers to commit gas to power projects in the country. (PA) LNG

Interview: Iraqi electricity ministry’s Ala’a Zamil

The head of independent power projects (IPPs) at Iraq’s ministry of electricity ministry, Ala’a Zamil, talks to Interfax at MEED’s 2011 Iraq power and gas projects conference.

15 June 2011
Martin Houston, executive director, executive vice-president and managing director of Americas and Global LNG at BG Group. LNG

Interview: BG Group's Martin Houston (Part II)

Martin Houston, the executive director, executive vice-president and managing director of Americas and Global LNG at BG Group, discusses the company’s continued growth within the US domestic market and the possibility of exporting from the Lake Charles facility in Louisiana.

8 June 2011
Martin Houston, executive director, executive vice-president and managing director of Americas and Global LNG at BG Group. LNG

Interview: BG Group's Martin Houston (Part I)

Martin Houston, executive director, executive vice-president and managing director of Americas and Global LNG at BG Group, discusses equipment and labour constraint pressures in Queensland, Australia, the potential of major LNG supply shortfall by 2020, and the evolution of the LNG industry towards a more highly traded spot market.

27 May 2011
David Sharp, senior consultant at energy insurance consultancy, INDECS. Policy & Regulation

Interview: David Sharp, senior consultant at INDECS

David Sharp, senior consultant at energy insurance consultancy, INDECS discusses the impact the BP oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico has had on the insurance market, the key insurance risks of drilling in environmentally sensitive areas and how insurers are coping with the spate of global natural disasters that have taken place over the past few mont

25 May 2011
Walter Boltz, vice chairman of the board of regulators for the Agency for the Cooperation of Energy Regulators. (E-Control) EU Energy Policy

Interview: ACER's Walter Boltz

Walter Boltz discusses the steps towards greater transparency in gas markets and the impact they will have on medium to long-term investment in the European gas industry.

20 May 2011
Luay Al Khatteeb, the executive director of the London-based think-tank, Iraq Energy Institute. Exploration & Production

Interview: Iraq Energy Institute's Luay Al Khatteeb

IEA's Luay Al Khatteeb discusses the challenges of closing a $12 billion deal which will culminate in capturing flared gas from Iraq’s southern oil fields.

20 May 2011
Anne-Sophie Corbeau, senior gas expert at the International Energy Agency. (IEA) Exploration & Production

Interview: IEA’s Anne-Sophie Corbeau

Anne-Sophie Corbeau, senior gas expert at the International Energy Agency, discusses the development of Brazil’s gas market, the increase in LNG imports and the difficulties of attracting private investment into the fast-growing domestic gas sector.

17 May 2011
The EBRD will evaluate the issue of shale gas in detail before committing to any investment. (EBRD/Andy Lane) Exploration & Production

Interview: EBRD's Riccardo Puliti

Riccardo Puliti, managing director of energy and natural resources for the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development, discusses European shale gas developments, the Nabucco pipeline and the impact of Japan’s nuclear crisis on European gas demand.

11 May 2011

About 316 article(s)

1 14 15 16