LNG
The making of an LNG bonanza
26 August 2016
Costly imports, weak domestic prices and poor infrastructure have stymied India’s gas market. But things are changing, fast
Plants with benefits
28 July 2016
Once Australia has digested its massive liquified natural gas building programme, costs could fall and productivity rise
Nigeria: making gas work
19 July 2016
A recent IPP deal suggests Abuja may have a way to come good on promises to provide power to the people
Asleep at the helm
13 July 2016
Policies to control emissions should push merchants to use liquified natural gas as a fuel. Delaying the switch will cost them
The emerging energy axis takes shape
5 July 2016
Liquified natural gas from Australia is central to Japanese plans to reinforce its energy security
Yamal LNG's slow sailing
3 June 2016
The development is moving ahead, but Russia’s broader LNG-export plans are off course
Investors beware in Indonesia
18 May 2016
Resource nationalism seems to have killed a viable and important gas project in Indonesia
Small is beautiful
18 May 2016
Flexible, floating regasification terminals, taking less LNG over shorter periods, are on the rise, taking advantage of cheap prices and abundant supply
Stepping into the spotlight
3 May 2016
In surveys conducted in partnership with Petronas, we asked respondents to consider the opportunities and challenges facing liquefied natural gas. The results show optimism and realism in similar measures
Still pinning hopes on Asia
3 May 2016
Fast-growing new demand centres in the region will help absorb the glut, says US exporter Cheniere
Will China and India really be big markets for LNG?
27 April 2016
Coal’s resilience and a stronger push for renewables may dampen the countries’ enthusiasm for seaborne gas
Chinese policies enhance LNG
15 April 2016
The final survey conducted by Petroleum Economist in partnership with Petronas considered the impact of Chinese liberalisation
LNG markets set to grow
14 April 2016
In the third of four surveys conducted by Petroleum Economist in partnership with Petronas, we looked at how competitive liquefied natural gas really is, and how it can become more so
Technology holds the key for LNG
13 April 2016
In the second of four surveys conducted by Petroleum Economist in partnership with Petronas at LNG18, we uncovered the most pressing requirements for today’s liquefied natural gas producers, and how Australia’s market is shaping up
LNG producers waking up to flexibility
13 April 2016
In a buyer’s market, exporters will need to scrap destination clauses and make other concessions to importers
The emergence of an Asia-Pacific LNG trading hub
12 April 2016
Professor Jonathan Stern from the Oxford Institute of Energy Studies (OIES) sees a stable future for liquefied natural gas in the region
LNG's Asian future
12 April 2016
In the first of four surveys conducted by Petroleum Economist in partnership with Petronas, we looked at the main challenges facing the liquefied natural gas market
Looking past the glut
6 April 2016
Charif Souki and Martin Houston think now is the time to start building more US liquefaction capacity
Russia's slow trains
4 April 2016
Hit by sanctions and with big pipeline-export projects to digest, Russian LNG supply will grow more sedately than once planned
Qatari flexy time
4 April 2016
Qatar’s LNG marketing strategy has shifted. It is now cutting deals to keep its market share
East Africa LNG creeping along
4 April 2016
Mozambique is still leading the race for East Africa’s first LNG project. But there, as in Tanzania, it’s more a marathon than a sprint
Missing the boat
4 April 2016
From Cyprus to the Niger Delta, developers hope to add lucrative new LNG capacity. The timing is bad
Big gloom, small promise
4 April 2016
New Asian LNG demand centres are emerging while the region’s big consumers need less of the fuel
The LNG dumping ground
4 April 2016
Diversification and a drive to cut coal use should increase Europe’s LNG regasification capacity, making it a sink for spare cargoes
Latin American LNG demand dries up
4 April 2016
The return of hydropower, economic pain and cheaper alternatives are dampening regional LNG consumption
LNG: a fungible tangible
4 April 2016
A shift away from big-budget projects to smaller-scale plants will fundamentally change the market