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Romania Poised To Ramp Up Gas Output

Romania Poised To Ramp Up Gas Output

Often overlooked, Romania has huge…

China's Gas Production Hits Three-Year High

China's Gas Production Hits Three-Year High

In December 2017 China pumped…

Energy / Natural Gas

Russian LNG Unfazed By U.S. Sanctions

Russian LNG Unfazed By U.S. Sanctions

Nov 02, 2017 at 16:15 | Tsvetana Paraskova

Russia’s energy industry faces a new round of U.S. sanctions—including on oil projects in any location if a designated entity holds more than 33 percent. And in Europe, where…

China Drives Natural Gas Demand Boom

China Drives Natural Gas Demand Boom

Oct 20, 2017 at 16:46 | Tsvetana Paraskova

For much of the past two decades, China has been the main driver of global oil demand growth. In the coming two to three decades, China is expected to become…

Controversial Azeri Pipeline Receives $500M Funding

Controversial Azeri Pipeline Receives $500M Funding

Oct 20, 2017 at 16:32 | Eurasianet

The European Bank of Reconstruction and Development’s board on October 18 approved $500 million in funding for the Azerbaijan-led TANAP pipeline, which will facilitate the delivery of Caspian Basin natural…

2 Red Flags For The World’s Top Shale Play

2 Red Flags For The World’s Top Shale Play

Oct 20, 2017 at 09:23 | Dave Forest

A lot of activity the past few days in Pennsylvania: home of the Marcellus shale, arguably the world’s best-performing unconventional natural gas and liquids play right now. And it looks…

The Natural Gas Market Is Set To Boom

The Natural Gas Market Is Set To Boom

Oct 17, 2017 at 16:25 | Tsvetana Paraskova

Lower-for-longer oil prices and the advance of renewable energy and electric vehicles have made Big Oil plan for a gradual shift toward natural gas in their production portfolios.   All…

The U.S. LNG Boom Could Be About To Stall

The U.S. LNG Boom Could Be About To Stall

Oct 17, 2017 at 13:56 | Alan Mammoser

While speaking before industry executives last June, United States President Donald Trump asserted that he had “ended the war on coal” and that America would be “dominant” in energy. But…

Major Energy Importer Bets $10 Billion On Natural Gas

Major Energy Importer Bets $10 Billion On Natural Gas

Oct 17, 2017 at 10:34 | Dave Forest

Much of the attention in energy markets has been focused on OPEC and oil prices lately. But news this week suggests that a different energy commodity is quietly becoming the hottest…

Russia Gets Foothold In The World’s Hottest NatGas Discovery

Russia Gets Foothold In The World’s Hottest NatGas Discovery

Oct 11, 2017 at 10:16 | Dave Forest

Chinese E&P major Sinopec reportedly put its Argentina assets up for a $1 billion sale this week. With one of the interested buyers said to be Russia’s Rosneft.  And that latter…

The Natural Gas Giant To Challenge Israel

The Natural Gas Giant To Challenge Israel

Oct 04, 2017 at 11:52 | Viktor Katona

When Lebanon’s Prime Minister Saad Hariri paid a visit to Russian President Vladimir Putin mid-September, most media coverage revolved around political and military issues. Yet the meeting was part…

Qatar Uses Saudi Strategy To Conquer LNG Markets

Qatar Uses Saudi Strategy To Conquer LNG Markets

Oct 04, 2017 at 10:47 | Omar Mawji

Qatar holds the third largest natural gas reserves in the world behind Iran and Russia. The country’s offshore region is host to the largest natural gas field in the world,…

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