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Energy / Natural Gas

Mexico Auctions First Gas Pipeline Capacity

Mexico Auctions First Gas Pipeline Capacity

Jul 21, 2017 at 16:26 | Oil & Gas 360

Mexico’s National Center for Natural Gas Control (CENAGAS) conducted its first open season for capacity rights to its natural gas pipeline grid. The auction took place in May 2017. In…

A Natural Gas War Is Brewing In The Mediterranean

A Natural Gas War Is Brewing In The Mediterranean

Jul 14, 2017 at 15:48 | Cyril Widdershoven

Offshore gas developments in the East Mediterranean region are heating up. Alongside increased exploration efforts and a possible gas pipeline deal between Turkey and Israel, geopolitical risks are increasing too.…

Why Mexico Got No Bids For This Key NatGas License Round

Why Mexico Got No Bids For This Key NatGas License Round

Jul 13, 2017 at 10:10 | Dave Forest

I’ve talked a lot the last few years about America’s increasing natural gas exports to Mexico. With outgoing pipeline shipments from America’s shale plays having more than doubled over the last…

Poland Seeks To Become EU’s Gas Hub

Poland Seeks To Become EU’s Gas Hub

Jul 12, 2017 at 12:03 | Precise Consultants

There’s no holding Poland back. A little over a month after it began to divest itself of reliance on Russian gas by taking ownership of the first U.S. shipment, the…

Could Qatar’s LNG Gamble Increase Tensions In The Region?

Could Qatar’s LNG Gamble Increase Tensions In The Region?

Jul 07, 2017 at 17:45 | Kent Moors

Early this morning (Qatar time), Qatar Petroleum announced it planned to increase production dramatically from its huge North Field in the Persian Gulf. The increase calls for the country’s gas…

U.S. Shale Gas Booming Despite Global Glut

U.S. Shale Gas Booming Despite Global Glut

Jul 06, 2017 at 15:21 | Haley Zaremba

The United States has led the pack in the shale revolution, profiting more than any other nation. The U.S. enjoys the benefit of having the majority of its wells…

The Shale Gas Revolution Is A Media Myth

The Shale Gas Revolution Is A Media Myth

Jul 05, 2017 at 17:18 | Arthur Berman

Shale gas is not a revolution. It’s just another play with a somewhat higher cost structure but larger resource base than conventional gas. The marginal cost of shale gas production…

Expect More Mega Deals In This Oil & Gas Hotspot Soon

Expect More Mega Deals In This Oil & Gas Hotspot Soon

Jul 05, 2017 at 10:35 | Dave Forest

Lots of big news in oil and gas this week — including some follow-ups to recent stories I’ve been discussing. Including China’s CNPC further expanding influence in Brazil through…

U.S. Shale Just Triggered A Chemical Industry Renaissance

U.S. Shale Just Triggered A Chemical Industry Renaissance

Jul 03, 2017 at 16:45 | Tsvetana Paraskova

The shale revolution in the U.S. has led to a boom in domestic natural gas production, to the point that America is expected to become a net exporter of…

Is BP Shifting Its Focus To Natural Gas?

Is BP Shifting Its Focus To Natural Gas?

Jun 30, 2017 at 17:26 | Oil & Gas 360

Trinidad, Senegal, Egypt efforts bear fruit BP announced highlights of its Q2 2017 exploration activities today, collecting the results of several different projects. Four discoveries representing 17+ Tcf of gas…

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