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Africa, Asia, Energy, Energy Trading, Gas, Innovation, Liquid Natural Gas, Pipelines, Shipping, South Africa, South East Asia, South East Europe, Technology, Transport

Virtual pipelines a solution for small scale LNG

Nicholas Newman Never heard of virtual pipelines, well I had better explain they are scheduled shipments of oil and gas transported by barge, ship, rail or road tanker to customers located beyond existing pipeline networks. Here is a snap-shot of some of the market developments and innovations worldwide concerned with virtual LNG […]

Africa, African Review, African Review of Business and Technology, Energy, Power, Power Grid, Renewables

Are gensets the answer to Africa’s power problem?

Nicholas Newman African Review October 2016 Africa is at tipping point. Millions face power shortages due to unreliability. Could gen sets be the answer to these African energy prayers? Nicholas Newman reports Africa is a big market for gensets, according to Price Waterhouse Coopers. It expects expenditure to increase by […]

Energy, Flame Conference, Oil

Oil Price Interview with Stephen Larkin CEO Africa New Energy

Nicholas Newman Flame In Focus: Global Gas Insights With The Experts September 2016 South African-born Stephen Larkin, is CEO of Africa New Energies, a small but highly innovative oil and gas exploration company focused on Namibia. With two oil and gas blocks, extending over an area of 5 million acres (the […]

Energy, Energy Trading, Flame Conference, Gas, Liquid Natural Gas

10 Challenges Facing LNG

Nicholas Newman Flame In Focus: Global Gas Insights With The Experts September 2016 LNG is facing many challenges; these include the ongoing impact of low oil prices, which is causing delays in the Final Investment Decisions, as in the case of the development of the in Mozambique’s Rovuma Basin. In […]

African Review, Daily Telegraph, Decommissioning, Eniday, Journalism, Pipeline Gas Journal

Recent Work in September

Here are a few examples of my recent energy journalism and other corporate communication work, which I have completed for various clients during the month of September 2016. African Review Marine Diesels Prospects A look at the state of the market for marine diesels Genset Markets A look at the […]