Natural Gas and LNG©2015 Petroleum Economist60Natural Gas and LNGMajors batten down the hatches, 20 Feb 2015 00:00:00 GMTShell seeks exploration momentum despite oil price plunge, 20 Feb 2015 00:00:00 GMTEast Africa's oil explorers under pressure, but ploughing on, 13 Feb 2015 00:00:00 GMTTotal keeps Papua New Guinea prize, 13 Feb 2015 00:00:00 GMTAnxiety grips LNG industry as oil prices fall, 10 Feb 2015 00:00:00 GMTMexico's oil reforms stumble amid lower prices, 04 Feb 2015 00:00:00 GMTGhana go-ahead for Eni, 29 Jan 2015 00:00:00 GMTObama draws drilling battle lines, 28 Jan 2015 00:00:00 GMTFrom boom to bust for Latin AmericaThe region's largest oil producers will struggle to cope in an era of lower oil prices, writes Justin Jacobs, 19 Jan 2015 00:00:00 GMTSurvival of the fittestOil prices could take some time to recover - and the rout is not over yet, writes Derek Brower, 19 Jan 2015 00:00:00 GMTOil rout set to drive dealsHugh Ebbutt, Richard Forrest, Vance Scott and Alvin See, of consultancy AT Kearney, weigh up where the action will be as the price plunge shakes up the sector, 16 Jan 2015 00:00:00 GMTNorth Sea industry’s future in the balance, 16 Jan 2015 00:00:00 GMTStruggle to raise production capacityAngola will see only small increases in oil production capacity for the next few years – or perhaps none, if the decline in output from the older deep-water fields cannot be checked, Martin Quinlan writes, 16 Jan 2015 00:00:00 GMTAngola under pressureThe oil revenue squeeze is presenting the government with its greatest challenge since the civil war, Martin Quinlan writes, 16 Jan 2015 00:00:00 GMTBP optimistic for UK Kinnoull economics, 16 Jan 2015 00:00:00 GMTLNG's maturing - but there are growing pains ahead, 15 Jan 2015 00:00:00 GMTMozambique at the crossroads, 15 Jan 2015 00:00:00 GMTMega-LNG projects bite the dust, 12 Jan 2015 00:00:00 GMTPowering up in AfricaGas-to-power projects offer an opportunity for nations in sub-Saharan Africa to provide cheap electricity from domestic resources. But there are difficulties as well, say Paolo Curiel and Ismail Tazi*, 16 Dec 2014 00:00:00 GMTRedefining winning in E&PChanging investor demands means upstream units need to take a new approach to portfolio management, writes Neal Kissel*, 16 Dec 2014 00:00:00 GMTWoodside snaps up Apache LNG stakes, 16 Dec 2014 00:00:00 GMTMore in the pipeline for China and Russia?A second export deal is in the works. It would be a geopolitical coup for the Kremlin and a commercial one for Beijing, 15 Dec 2014 00:00:00 GMTUzbekistan bets on China as prime export marketA difficult investment and political climate has held back Western investors, 12 Dec 2014 00:00:00 GMTMeeting potentialCentral Asia’s oil and gas are crucial to global energy balances, but the region is facing some lean years, 11 Dec 2014 00:00:00 GMTUkraine crisis threatens Moscow's relations with AstanaWith its own sizeable ethnic Russian minority, Kazakhstan has watched the Kremlin's meddling in east Ukraine with a growing sense of dread, 11 Dec 2014 00:00:00 GMTPolitics weigh on regional pipeline projectsCentral Asia is not yet the solution for Europe’s energy diversification needs, especially as connections to China expand, 11 Dec 2014 00:00:00 GMTAzerbaijan fights to maintain momentum As oil output falls, the country wants its gas sector to play a bigger part in the economy, 11 Dec 2014 00:00:00 GMTPipelines bind China and Central AsiaRising gas supplies are at the centre of a burgeoning new regional relationship, 11 Dec 2014 00:00:00 GMTAfghanistan’s exploration ambitions Security problems will keep hampering Afghan upstream plans. Pipeline transit fees offer the best hope for energy income, 11 Dec 2014 00:00:00 GMTPipeline puts Tajikistan on energy mapChinese and other investors may be about to open up the country’s upstream, 11 Dec 2014 00:00:00 GMT