Shipping

America, Flame Conference, Gas, Shipping

Is Europe’s gas market ready for US imports?

Nicholas Newman Flame Conference Blog February 2016 The first shipment of American Liquid Natural Gas, from Cheniere’s Sabine Pass LNG plant on the coast of Louisiana, is expected to leave by early March, when loading of the Energy Atlantic, a 290 metre LNG tanker, is complete. European customers, who have […]

Energy Policy, Energy Security, Energy Storage, Energy Trading, Gas, National Grid, Pipelines, Power, Shipping, South Africa

Options for gas to power in South Africa

Nicholas Newman South Africa’s is facing chronic electricity supply problems, which have resulted in the power system being extremely constrained and vulnerable, which has resulted in load shedding at times.  Its problems are occurring, in part due to problems experienced in completing new generating and distribution capacity to meet on-going […]

African Review, Design, Gas, Innovation, Oil, Oil Review Africa, Shipping, Transport

Drivers for tanker design

Nicholas Newman Oil Review Africa – October – Issue 5 – 2015. Around 90 per cent of the world’s trade in goods, is carried by sea. According to Shipping Intelligence Weekly , there were approximately 58,000 cargo carrying ships operating in June 2012. It has been calculated that maritime shipping […]

Design, Shipping, Technology, Trains, Transport

Transport

Getting on the Right Track The question being asked by the region’s football fans is – “Will it be possible to take a train from major cities – such as Kuwait City, Riyadh or Abu Dhabi – to see the World Cup in Qatar in 2022? The Gulf Coast Countries […]

Country Reports, Energy Policy, Gas, Industry Reports, Journalism, Oil, Power, Renewables, Shipping, Technology, Transport

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