Gas

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Africa, Energy, Gas, Oil, South Africa

Is South Africa Ready For A Gas Boom?

South Africa is a major mining and manufacturing country.

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Africa, Energy, Environment, Gas, National Grid, Nigeria, Power Grid, Renewables

Off-the-grid thinking to end Nigeria’s blackouts

Nigeria is one of Africa’s most developed, resource-rich countries and yet it has notably failed to provide its people with a reliable electricity supply. That is at last beginning to change. Five years after the privatisation of Nigeria’s power sector, even the most luxurious Lagos hotels still suffer daily blackouts. […]

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Gas, North America, Northern Europe, Pipeline Gas Journal, Pipelines, Transport

Compressor Stations Doing the Difficult Work

Compressor stations compress and push gas from the field where it is extracted or from an LNG re-gasification import port, along transmission pipelines, to end customers, such as refineries, power stations or LNG export plants.   Compressors, housed in stations located at 40- to 100-mile intervals along a pipeline, run continuously and allow gas to be rerouted into gas storage areas during periods of low demand. An average station can ship 700 Bcf/d of natural […]

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Energy, Gas, Gulf States, Oil, Rigzone

Global Drilling And Well Services Activity Sees An Upswing

More than 72,000 wells are expected to be drilled and completed in 2019, representing a 3% growth compared to 2018.

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Energy, Energy Storage, Energy Trading, Gas, Liquid Natural Gas, Rigzone

Major LNG Buyers’ Uncontracted Demand to Quadruple by 2030

Wood Mackenzie expects a record number of FIDs on LNG projects in 2019.