Asia

The Prelude FLNG facility leaving the SHI Shipyard in South Korea
Asia, Australia, Eniday, Gas, Liquid Natural Gas

Going big with floating production vessels

Oil and gas Floating Production Storage and Offloading (FPSO) vessels have opened up hydrocarbon reserves too deep for the reach of rigs and often too far from seabed pipelines and coast… The current population of over 270 oil FPSOs and four mega LNG floating production and storage units, harvest oil […]

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Asia, Renewables

Going green in South East Asia

In 2015, at an Association of South East Asian Nations (ASEAN) meeting, the governments of Southeast Asia announced a series of targets to increase the region’s share of renewables. Nicholas Newman takes a look at the progress made and remaining roadblocks. Member states set a renewables target of 23 percent […]

Asia, Energy, Eniday

Delhi’s air pollution problem

India is home to 14 of the world’s 30 most polluted cities, according to the World Health Organization (WHO)… Delhi, its capital, regularly suffers winter air pollution levels of harmful particulate matter exceeding 700 mcg (micrograms)/m³, when the amount hazardous to human health is estimated to be 300 mcg. Delhi’s […]

Asia, Energy, Energy Storage, Flame Conference, Gas

What next for China’s gas imports?

China’s industrialisation drive has already made it the world’s third largest market for gas after the US and Russia. With consumption reaching 206bcm (billion cubic meters) in 2016, China is on the threshold of “take-off”, with demand expected to rise to 300bcm by 2020 doubling to 600 bcm by 2040 […]

Asia, Energy, Eniday

Going green in south east Asia

In 2015, at an Association of South East Asian Nations (ASEAN) meeting, the governments of Southeast Asia announced a series of targets to increase the region’s share of renewables… Member states set a renewables target of 23 percent of the region’s fuel mix by 2025. They also agreed to cut greenhouse gas emissions by 20 percent […]