Archiv: liquified natural gas (LNG)

13.11.2019 - 23:46 [ Middle East Monitor ]

Qatar signs agreement to supply gas to China

Qatar Petroleum (QP) has signed a ten-year agreement to supply 800,000 metric tonnes of Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) annually to China’s Wanhua Chemical Group, the company announced yesterday.

The company said that the agreement will go into effect starting January 2020 and last ten years.

13.10.2019 - 00:16 [ France24 ]

France joins Cyprus for naval manoeuvres amid Turkey gas dispute

Eni and Total together are licensed to carry out exploratory drilling in seven of Cyprus‘ 13 blocks that make up its exclusive economic zone. Eni said it expects the work to begin in the first half of next year.

10.09.2019 - 19:37 [ Daily Sabah ]

The geopolitics of natural gas resources in East Mediterranean

Currently, major energy companies around the world, such as ExxonMobil America, Nobel, Shell France, Annie Italy, Qatar Petroleum, South Korea’s Kogas, Israel Delta, etc., are active in the region. Meanwhile, U.S., Russian and other naval vessels are also present in the region.

The presence of numerous naval vessels cannot be solely due to the Mediterranean’s energy resources. In this geographical area, it seems that the balance of power is as important as the energy resources of the great powers, and on this basis, this region has become a new stage of competition for those powers.

12.02.2019 - 03:20 [ German Foreign Policy ]

Die Macht der Röhren

Wie es in einer aktuellen, an der University of Oxford erstellten Analyse heißt, haben die 2014 eingeleiteten westlichen Sanktionen Moskau veranlasst, sich verstärkt nach alternativen Abnehmern seiner Ressourcen umzusehen. Vor allem China will in Zukunft große Mengen Erdgas aus Russland beziehen; eine erste Pipeline soll noch dieses Jahr in Betrieb genommen werden.

03.02.2019 - 01:13 [ Elif Erşen / Daily Sabah ]

Conflict-ridden Eastern Mediterranean: Syrian war, disputed waters hinder solutions for hydrocarbon resources

In the last few years hopes for the commercialization of hydrocarbon resources in the Eastern Mediterranean have dimmed as diplomatic and military tensions rise in the region along side the unending Syrian war

03.10.2018 - 14:36 [ CBC ]

Just the FAQs on LNG Canada

Five companies from five countries have come together to create LNG Canada: Royal Dutch Shell, Mitsubishi Corp., Petronas., PetroChina Co. and Korean Gas Corp. Meanwhile, TransCanada will build, own and operate the pipeline.

03.10.2018 - 13:13 [ ]

Fracking Invades SE Asia – Indonesia Concludes First Shale Gas Contract

(25.5.2013) Agus commented that according to research by Indonesian geologists, the country has about 60 shale-rich basins, spread across Sumatra, Barito, Kutai and Tarakan, along with “West Java, East Java, central Papua, Bintuni, Salawati, Buton, South Sulawesi and Seram.“