Pipelines

Africa, Pipelines

Did you know most African pipelines are built for export?

  Nicholas Newman 9 December 2014 However, we are beginning to see new trends developing. These are: Development of national domestic networks. In recent years we have seen announcements of plans to construct national networks in Nigeria and South Africa on a similar scale to that of Algeria. The expansion […]

Energy Policy, Gas, North America, Pipelines, South America

Mexico and Brazil drive new pipeline projects

Nicholas Newman November 2014 Pipeline Coating Magazine Latin America holds a vast treasure house of natural gas and oil resources. What it does not have is the necessary continent spanning pipeline infrastructure to exploit it resources easily and cheaply, that North America has. Pipeline construction in this region is driven by […]

Energy Policy, Energy Saving, Energy Security, Europe, Gas, Pipelines, Pipelines Gas Journal

EUROPEAN PIPELINE OUTLOOK 2020 SEEKS DIVERSIFICATION  

By Nicholas Newman, Contributing Editor Pipeline Gas Journal  | October 2014, Vol. 241, No. 10 . Seen on a map, Europe’s gas pipeline network appears both complex and comprehensive. It would appear to reflect all conceivable supply needs. Yet, in reality, it is an aggregation of a protracted series of […]

Asia, Gas, Pipelines, Power

REDUCING MARKET BARRIERS SEEN AS KEY TO CHINA’S GAS PIPE DREAM

By Nicholas Newman, Contributing Editor | November 2014, Vol. 241, No. 11  Pipeline and Gas Journal China’s domestic natural gas production is expected to rise from 120 Bcm to 172 Bcm in 2018. In parallel, the nation is pressing ahead with drilling for unconventional gas and expects to reach its […]

Asia, Country Reports, Energy Policy, Energy Security, Gas, Industry Reports, Oil, Pipelines, Power, Reports

COULD INDONESIA RUN OUT OF GAS BY 2030?

By Nicholas Newman October 2014 Indonesia contains large reserves of natural gas. Currently, the country contains the third-largest gas reserves in the Asia Pacific region, after Australia and China, accounting for 1.4 percent of total global gas reserves. Indonesia is the tenth largest global gas producer and 24th biggest consumer […]