Tag: Shell

The Prelude FLNG facility leaving the SHI Shipyard in South Korea
Asia, Australia, Eniday, Gas, Liquid Natural Gas

Going big with floating production vessels

Oil and gas Floating Production Storage and Offloading (FPSO) vessels have opened up hydrocarbon reserves too deep for the reach of rigs and often too far from seabed pipelines and coast… The current population of over 270 oil FPSOs and four mega LNG floating production and storage units, harvest oil […]

Energy, Energy Focus, Gas, Northern Europe, Pipeline Gas Journal

Big Politics at Work Behind Nordstream 2

February 2018, Vol. 245, No. 2 The supply of Russian natural gas across the Baltic Sea to Germany and onward to central and western Europe could be doubled by the proposed $10.6 billion (€9.5 billion) Nordstream 2 (NS2) pipeline. The 759-mile (1,200 km) pipeline, running parallel to Nordstream 1, will […]

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 […]

Britain, Eniday, Exploration and Production, Gas, Northern Europe, Oil, Shipping, Transport, Wind Power

What’s next for Britain’s oil capital?

Nicholas Newman Eniday August 2016 Last year, the UK’s oil and gas sector suffered a 30 percent drop in revenues, 43 percent of the North Sea fields operated at a loss and 65,000 jobs were lost. Likewise, investment in new projects took a hit, falling from an average of £8 billion […]

Energy, Eniday, Gas

Turning water into wine

Nicholas Newman Eniday June 2016   Well perhaps not, anyway transforming one thing into another has been a quest of many in history. Well today, the impossible is becoming real, though it is still not possible to turn lead into gold. Instead, it is possible to turn gas into useful chemicals […]