Colorado School of Mines suggests that by 2050, chemical industrial lasers could perhaps replace conventional drilling solutions.
California’s ambitious energy efficiency targets and zero carbon generation targets by mid-century will provide new opportunities for disruptive technologies including large-scale energy storage, demand management, floating wind and gas power combined with carbon capture.
The German case for LNG import terminals rests on the need to increase the country’s gas imports as North Sea gas production declines.
African LNG “will gain in importance, given its strategic location between the Atlantic and Pacific basins.”
The rise in offshore oil and gas production expected in 2019 and beyond is due in part to the coming onstream of new fields aided by technological advances, which have dramatically cut E&P costs.