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MJM ENERGY LNG Supply Handbook 2015-2035

A book review by Nicholas Newman It would seem that we are in the best of times for LNG trading, there are many exciting LNG projects being completed, constructed or proposed around the world. According to the MJM ENERGY LNG Supply Handbook 2015-2035, that by 2035, twenty-eight counties will be […]

America, Country Reports, Eniday, North America

Sweet home Alaska

Nicholas Newman Eniday 12 August 2015 A few Oil & Gas rich regions are studying the possibility to create a permanent fund with royalties from energy. The model they are considering is the 30-years-old Permanent Fund Dividend (PFD) in Alaska. Nicholas Newman explains how it works, how it has reached […]

Eastern Europe, Energy Management, Energy Policy, Energy Saving, Energy Security, Energy Storage, Europe, European Energy Review, National Grid, Northern Europe

Connecting up Europe’s Power Grid

Nicholas Newman European Energy Review 5 August 2015 – A bird’s eye view of Europe reveals a complex network of transmission grids and distribution networks extending from the Arctic Ocean to the Mediterranean. Closer inspection reveals a European power network consisting of 230,000 km high voltage and 1,500,000 km of […]

Asia, Australia, Exploration and Production

Prospects for Australian oil and gas companies

Nicholas Newman Asia Oil & Gas Monitor (AsianOil) 5 August 2015 – Australia’s hydrocarbon resources and geographical position have allowed it to become the leading supplier of liquid natural gas (LNG)  to Asia-Pacific  markets and, with new LNG capacity coming on line in the next few years, it is expected […]

Energy Storage, Eniday, Gas, North America, Oil

How to recycle CO2

Nicholas Newman EniDay 31 July 2015 The oil industry has come up with a practical method of using CO2 gas before storing it underground. The technique, known as Enhanced Oil Recovery (EOR), improves oil recovery rates and prolong the operating life of mature oil fields. Some examples in Canada and Texas […]