Asia-Pacific

  • Efficiency and innovation could slash energy demand growth

    Rising costs and improving technology will be the driving forces behind future energy


  • Place in the sun

    If you're looking to Europe and the US to set the pace for the growth in renewable energy solar generation you're looking in the wrong place. Try the Middle East instead. Chris Nelder explains why


  • Driving in the future

    Rising fuel-economy standards, shifts in consumer behaviour and new technologies should make road transportation much more efficient, even as the total number of vehicles rises


  • China eyes greener future

    China could take the lead in low-carbon energy as it battles deadly smog to calm rising social unrest


  • Putin's Asia play

    Western threats against Russian energy give China the perfect chance to seal a long-term gas supply deal on good terms, writes Justin Jacobs


  • The icy passage

    Arctic melting is opening up new trade routes, but the impact will be smaller than thought


  • Oil Search trumps majors in PNG


  • Japan casts net wide for LNG supplies

    Japan’s government would like to reduce the country’s dependence on LNG imports for power by bringing the country’s nuclear plants back into operation. But public opposition and policy delays mean securing LNG from all points of the globe will remain a priority for some time yet, writes Justin Jacobs


  • Beyond a buyers’ market

    Factors affecting the future of global LNG supply are numerous and unpredictable, encompassing infrastructure development, financing, political risk and pricing. But, one way or another, it all comes back to what happens in the US, writes Nikos Tsafos


  • Uncertain times for nuclear

    With the rise of cheaper and safer alternatives, in addition to the Fukushima Dai'ichi disaster in 2011, is this the end of the line for nuclear power?


  • Putin's Asia play

    Western threats against Russian energy give China the perfect chance to seal a long-term gas supply deal on good terms, writes Justin Jacobs


  • $1.2bn boost for Freeport LNG


Latest issue: April 2014

Venezuela on the brink

A YEAR after the death of Hugo Chávez, the movement he left behind is fighting for its survival without its comandante.


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