Natural Gas and LNGhttp://www.petroleum-economist.com/RSS.aspx?FeedID=2159©2015 Petroleum Economist60Natural Gas and LNGNew oil frontier beckons offshore Latin Americahttp://www.petroleum-economist.com/Article/3457492/New-oil-frontier-beckons-offshore-Latin-America.htmlThu, 28 May 2015 00:00:00 GMTPdV starts its recovery in the OrinocoVenezuela’s economy is cratering. But the state firm has a new development strategy for its heavy oil play. Justin Jacobs, in the Orinoco Belt, reports http://www.petroleum-economist.com/Article/3451921/PdV-starts-its-recovery-in-the-Orinoco.htmlWed, 27 May 2015 00:00:00 GMTIndustry must hold its nerveTHESE are nervous times for the energy industry. The sector has yet to fully find its feet following the collapse of oil’s latest bull run. http://www.petroleum-economist.com/Article/3456578/Industry-must-hold-its-nerve.htmlTue, 26 May 2015 00:00:00 GMTWhy is the MENA region importing so much gas?The Middle East and North Africa is a gas-rich region, yet many countries there are becoming increasingly reliant on gas imports from elsewhere in the world. Robin Mills explains how this state of affairs has arisen and looks at what needs to be done, if the trend is to be reversedhttp://www.petroleum-economist.com/Article/3449967/Why-is-the-MENA-region-importing-so-much-gas.htmlFri, 22 May 2015 00:00:00 GMTChina’s Russian deal ‘a wake-up call’ for LNG sector http://www.petroleum-economist.com/Article/3449966/Chinas-Russian-deal-a-wake-up-call-for-LNG-sector.htmlFri, 15 May 2015 00:00:00 GMTPlay-opening gas discovery for Mauritaniahttp://www.petroleum-economist.com/Article/3453284/Play-opening-gas-discovery-for-Mauritania.htmlWed, 13 May 2015 00:00:00 GMTGazprom – a bump in the road or a pothole?http://www.petroleum-economist.com/Article/3451917/Gazproma-bump-in-the-road-or-a-pothole.htmlFri, 08 May 2015 00:00:00 GMTThe new sheriffs in town Mexico’s newly empowered energy regulators will be critical to the success of the opening. They have their work cut outhttp://www.petroleum-economist.com/Article/3447705/The-new-sheriffs-in-town.htmlFri, 24 Apr 2015 00:00:00 GMTNew laws open opportunities in MexicoA raft of legislation has liberalised the energy sector. Elisabeth Eljuri, partner and head of Latin America at Norton Rose Fulbright, and Leonie Timmers, trainee solicitor currently based in the firm’s Paris office, give an overviewhttp://www.petroleum-economist.com/Article/3447704/New-laws-open-opportunities-in-Mexico.htmlFri, 24 Apr 2015 00:00:00 GMTMexico’s moment arrivesThe long-overdue opening of the country’s energy sector promises much – for Mexicans and the worldhttp://www.petroleum-economist.com/Article/3447700/Mexicos-moment-arrives.htmlFri, 24 Apr 2015 00:00:00 GMTOpec supply soarshttp://www.petroleum-economist.com/Article/3446840/Opec-supply-soars.htmlWed, 22 Apr 2015 00:00:00 GMTChina chases new energy ‘superhighway’ http://www.petroleum-economist.com/Article/3446539/China-chases-new-energy-superhighway.htmlTue, 21 Apr 2015 00:00:00 GMTIs bullish Indian gas demand just a mirage? A pivot towards coal in the absence of concrete plans for gas price reform could see bullish projections for Indian gas demand growth evaporate. Damon Evans reports http://www.petroleum-economist.com/Article/3446106/Is-bullish-Indian-gas-demand-just-a-mirage.htmlMon, 20 Apr 2015 00:00:00 GMTEni still needs to woo investorshttp://www.petroleum-economist.com/Article/3446098/Eni-still-needs-to-woo-investors.htmlMon, 20 Apr 2015 00:00:00 GMTShell's BG move is big on Asian gashttp://www.petroleum-economist.com/Article/3445316/Shells-BG-move-is-big-on-Asian-gas.htmlThu, 16 Apr 2015 00:00:00 GMTNorway’s Aasta Hansteen grows by a quarterhttp://www.petroleum-economist.com/Article/3445103/Norways-Aasta-Hansteen-grows-by-a-quarter.htmlWed, 15 Apr 2015 00:00:00 GMTShell buys BG to challenge ExxonMobilhttp://www.petroleum-economist.com/Article/3444899/Shell-buys-BG-to-challenge-ExxonMobil.htmlWed, 15 Apr 2015 00:00:00 GMTPlenty of options for LNGAs the US is poised to become a major gas exporter, operators are seeing a broader range of finance options, writes Inosi Nyatta* http://www.petroleum-economist.com/Article/3439979/Plenty-of-options-for-LNG.htmlThu, 26 Mar 2015 00:00:00 GMTLNG price swings shift market dynamicshttp://www.petroleum-economist.com/Article/3438672/LNG-price-swings-shift-market-dynamics.htmlMon, 23 Mar 2015 00:00:00 GMTNorth Sea rocked by price fallLower oil prices are re-shaping oil and gas operations in the North Sea — with UK waters seeing the most drastic changes, Martin Quinlan writeshttp://www.petroleum-economist.com/Article/3434822/North-Sea-rocked-by-price-fall.htmlSat, 21 Mar 2015 00:00:00 GMTTime ticking for Timor-Leste as Sunrise shelvedhttp://www.petroleum-economist.com/Article/3437580/Time-ticking-for-Timor-Leste-as-Sunrise-shelved.htmlThu, 19 Mar 2015 00:00:00 GMTCroatia and Montenegro to tap into TAPhttp://www.petroleum-economist.com/Article/3437571/Croatia-and-Montenegro-to-tap-into-TAP.htmlThu, 19 Mar 2015 00:00:00 GMTUganda refinery decision raises hopes for oil in 2018http://www.petroleum-economist.com/Article/3436834/Uganda-refinery-decision-raises-hopes-for-oil-in-2018.htmlTue, 17 Mar 2015 00:00:00 GMTBP goes ahead with Egypt gas developmenthttp://www.petroleum-economist.com/Article/3435270/BP-goes-ahead-with-Egypt-gas-development.htmlWed, 11 Mar 2015 00:00:00 GMTRumbles in the junglehttp://www.petroleum-economist.com/Article/3434280/Rumbles-in-the-jungle.htmlMon, 09 Mar 2015 00:00:00 GMTDrillers return to the Falklandshttp://www.petroleum-economist.com/Article/3433821/Drillers-return-to-the-Falklands.htmlFri, 06 Mar 2015 00:00:00 GMTGulf states turn to LNGA region rich in gas is yet to figure out how to make the most of ithttp://www.petroleum-economist.com/Article/3431080/Gulf-states-turn-to-LNG.htmlThu, 26 Feb 2015 00:00:00 GMTOil’s indispensable regionFor the world’s essential energy-producing region, weak oil prices are an opportunityhttp://www.petroleum-economist.com/Article/3431077/Oils-indispensable-region.htmlThu, 26 Feb 2015 00:00:00 GMTTime for a leaner, greener ChinaThe country’s shift to cleaner fuels will sharply reduce its appetite for fossil fuels, says Kate Chrisman* http://www.petroleum-economist.com/Article/3431066/Time-for-a-leaner-greener-China.htmlThu, 26 Feb 2015 00:00:00 GMTMajors batten down the hatcheshttp://www.petroleum-economist.com/Article/3429383/Majors-batten-down-the-hatches.htmlFri, 20 Feb 2015 00:00:00 GMT