Natural Gas and LNG©2014 Petroleum Economist60Natural Gas and LNGPowering upGas-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 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 GMTDiscovery lifts Colombia’s deep-water hopes, 08 Dec 2014 00:00:00 GMTPetronas slams brakes on Canadian LNG, 04 Dec 2014 00:00:00 GMTSouth Stream halt throws focus back on Ukraine, 03 Dec 2014 00:00:00 GMTStatoil wins Johan Sverdrup lifetime operatorship, 02 Dec 2014 00:00:00 GMTSaudi Arabia’s big gambleThe kingdom’s shift in strategy is as risky as it was abrupt, 29 Nov 2014 00:00:00 GMTSantos in Asia pivot as takeover talk swirls, 27 Nov 2014 00:00:00 GMTWhat next for the industry’s LNG dreams?, 26 Nov 2014 00:00:00 GMTEquatorial Guinea floating LNG set for 2019, 26 Nov 2014 00:00:00 GMTHigh interest but low commitments in new UK round, 25 Nov 2014 00:00:00 GMTShell and Petronas fire industry salvo, 18 Nov 2014 00:00:00 GMTMideast oil investments key to global supply security, 14 Nov 2014 00:00:00 GMTSolar puts LNG in the shade for Thailand, 13 Nov 2014 00:00:00 GMTUS West Coast LNG projects try to win over Asian buyers, 13 Nov 2014 00:00:00 GMTFalling oil prices cast shadow over global gas business, 13 Nov 2014 00:00:00 GMTThailand's upstream future at risk, 12 Nov 2014 00:00:00 GMTStatoil stays the course, 07 Nov 2014 00:00:00 GMTWithout further price reform, China’s appetite for LNG under threat, 07 Nov 2014 00:00:00 GMTMajors join race for Croatia blocks, 04 Nov 2014 00:00:00 GMTOpec versus tight oil, 30 Oct 2014 00:00:00 GMTCrunch timeThe legacy of Opec’s high oil-price strategy is now plain: rising supply and weakening demand growth. The group must decide whether to rescue its market share or the oil price, 23 Oct 2014 00:00:00 GMTSaudi Arabia hangs tough in bear marketOpec’s heavyweight is no longer prepared to bear the brunt of the group’s cuts. Losing on price and volume share is to be avoided at all costs, writes Bill Farren-Price*, 23 Oct 2014 00:00:00 GMTIt's time for Opec to sweat it out Weak demand and rising supplies are putting pressure on Opec - but not for the first time. Robin Mills* puts the latest crisis in context, 23 Oct 2014 00:00:00 GMTIran’s hopes may hinge on Vienna outcome The fate of Iran and the sanctions against its oil sector is a wildcard facing Opec as it tries to balance the market. Meetings in the Austrian capital this month should make the picture clearer, says Robin Mills*, 23 Oct 2014 00:00:00 GMTTricky spotOpec’s smallest group cannot afford falling prices or an output cut, 23 Oct 2014 00:00:00 GMT