The company’s commitment to commission Datteln 4 by next summer shows Germany’s coal phase-out will take time despite encouraging levels of fuel-switching from coal to gas in recent months.Yesterday
The Kurdistan Region of Iraq’s gas plans have been scaled back, with lower volumes and more relaxed timelines expected.
The country is considering re-running the tender for the block to attract a bigger player, but such a move could provoke a legal challenge that would delay its development.
China's gas production increased by only 6% in July, but extra imports of LNG and pipeline gas compensated for the decline.
The prospect of gas from Turkmenistan reaching Europe still looks remote despite attempts by the EU and Bulgaria to facilitate imports.