LNG
Queensland to start operating CBM-to-LNG facilities
8 July 2014
The state is taking advantage of its vast coal resources to carve out a new niche
Australia needs to overcome soaring costs to keep momentum
8 July 2014
Australia, primed to be the world’s largest LNG producer, will need to overcome soaring development costs and tempt new buyers in India and Southeast Asia to keep momentum going
Australia will soon be the world's biggest LNG exporter
8 July 2014
Despite high development costs the country will soon be the world’s biggest LNG exporter – and offers plenty more in the upstream too
FLNG: Charting a new course with Shell's Prelude project
8 July 2014
Offshore liquefaction facilities can make Australia’s LNG sector competitive
LNG could overtake coal as Asia's fuel of choice
17 June 2014
Without a price on carbon, gas is generally seen as an expensive alternative to cheap coal. But the increasingly fungible nature of liquefied natural gas (LNG) and potential market innovations could see gas overtake coal as Asia’s fuel of choice
Russia LNG in prime position to grasp Asian demand
30 May 2014
The next few years will see the country’s gas exporters join the race for markets in Asia
The West's isolation of Russia has paved the way for China deal
12 May 2014
The gas deal could see the expansion of Russia's LNG business accelerate
Oil Search lands stake in PNG Elk and Antelope LNG fields
22 April 2014
The company has trumped the majors in the Papua New Guinea deal
LNG market shaken by emerging supply sources
17 April 2014
Factors affecting the future of global LNG supply are numerous and unpredictable, encompassing infrastructure development, financing, political risk and pricing. But, one way or another, it all comes back to what happens in the US
LNG’s giant Qatar braces for international competition
17 April 2014
Qatar is looking to strike export deals with new customers and extend existing contracts, as it adjusts to the influx of new supply to the global market from rival exporters
Pricing reforms could spur India’s LNG imports
17 April 2014
Moves to close the gap between domestic gas prices and those of internationally traded gas could boost activity in India’s under-utilised regasification plants
Japan casts net wide for LNG supplies amid nuclear uncertainty
17 April 2014
Japan’s government would like to reduce the country’s dependence on LNG imports for power by bringing the country’s nuclear plants back into operation. But public opposition and policy delays mean securing LNG from all points of the globe will remain a priority for some time yet
Asian buyers' uncertainty over LNG heightens supply-side risks
3 April 2014
Asian buyers' growing hesitation about committing to new long-term liquefied natural gas (LNG) export projects has heightened supply-side risks, while putting a squeeze on potential supplies post-2020
Droughts drive Brazilian LNG demand ahead of World Cup
21 March 2014
The hydropower system is producing at just 35% of capacity despite being in the rainy season
Gas shortage dents Australia's CBM-to-LNG exports
21 March 2014
Concerns are mounting as Australia's coal-bed methane (CBM) to liquefied natural gas (LNG) export projects' production looks set to fall short of targets during the initial years
Tanzania edges along the LNG road after successful test
6 March 2014
A successful production test has raised prospects for Tanzania’s planned liquefied natural gas (LNG) complex, the location of which is due to be announced shortly
$1.2bn investment boost for Texas Freeport LNG
6 March 2014
Two Japanese utility companies have invested in the LNG project, which would fund a liquefaction trains for the project
Petronas to sell stake in Canadian shale-LNG project
26 February 2014
The company is in talks with two Asian companies to sell a 25% stake in its Canadian shale gas resources and proposed liquefied natural gas (LNG) export facility, the company's chief executive said
Development has started on pioneering Arctic LNG plant
20 February 2014
Novatek and Total's Arctic gas plant will be a true feat of engineering prowess
Chinese companies rediscover their appetite for LNG
13 February 2014
Doubts over a Chinese shale-gas revolution have made the country a key market
Pakistan eyes cut-price Qatari LNG to avoid crisis
13 February 2014
Gulf supplies look set to help satisfy the country's rising domestic gas demand
Woodside closing in on Israeli LNG Leviathan field
12 February 2014
The Australian company has agreed revised terms to enter the Leviathan field
Big spending to boost FLNG market, says report
14 January 2014
The day of floating liquefied natural gas is coming, and the technique is set to see a significant rise in investment
Total nets Papua New Guinea gas field prize
12 December 2013
The company has bought into InterOil's LNG fields
Momentum behind Mediterranean LNG exports is slowing
11 December 2013
While its neighbours push ahead with major developments, Lebanon lags behind
Rising demand growth means China will rely on spot LNG imports
25 November 2013
With the gas winter shortage, China will need to rely on imports. However, the country could snatch a low-price