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India: Stepping on the Gas

The key reason India has not used LNG extensively for power generation so far is the high cost involved. Higher prices of LNG made...

LNG Spot Price Forecasting and the Futures Curve

Gas production and consumption registered record-high volumetric increases in 2018. Production increased by 5.2%, the highest rate since 2010 and more than double the...

Mexico’s Natural Gas Story

There are five key factors to watch in the next two years regarding the USMexico gas trade: USA production, LNG facilities building, Short term...

Global and China Gas Market Update

Global gas market update and future LNG trade flows. Global gas demand outlook by sector. Major opportunities and challenges faced by Asian LNG market....

China: Growing Import Volumes of LNG highlight China’s Energy Import Dependency

China’s gas demand looks set to remain relatively strong over the next several years, driven largely by government environmental policies.. Author: Stephen O'Sullivan, OIES

Rethinking US Natural Gas Exports and Climate-Change Benefits

While LNG exports can help reduce CO2 emissions in the global power sector through coal-to-gas and liquid fuels–to-gas switching, the benefits may be far...

Statistical Review of World Energy

Gas production and consumption registered record-high volumetric increases in 2018. Production increased by 5.2%, the highest rate since 2010 and more than double the...

LNG Review May 2019-Recent issues and events

As of the end of May 2019, the fourth LNG export project in the mainland of the United States - Cameron LNG in Hackberry,...

LNG Market Tightness

Since December 2018 with global spare capacity increasing for the first time in the last 3 years, we are witnessing a sharp decrease of...

Qatar’s Natural Gas Development Policy

Given Qatar's LNG and natural gas exports on record, its position as a stable natural gas supplier will remain unshaken even amid uncertainties about...

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LNG Monthly Report – August 2019

The latest report on US-produced LNG exports through July 2019. Source: US Dept. of Energy

Australia’s LNG Exports – June 2019

Australia exported an estimated $50 billion of LNG in 2018–19. Export earnings are forecast to lift to $54 billion in 2019–20, driven by growing...

Global Natural Gas Update

LNG trade remains the main driver of gas market globalisation, and a major source of incremental supply for Asia and Europe. Author: Keisuke Sadamori,IEA