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Russia Is Heating Up The Arctic

Led by Russia's largest independent gas producer, the 19.8 million ton per annum project is also joined by Total, CNPC, CNOOC and the Japan Arctic LNG consortium (consisting of Mitsui & Co and JOGMEC). Novatek's ambitions call for up to 140 mtpa of LNG production in Gydan and Yamal, from its curr ...

Hui Shan


Posted 2 days agoLink > RussiaArcticNovatek +5

TODAY IN ENERGY: U.S. LNG exports to Europe increase amid declining demand and spot LNG prices in Asia

A warm winter in Asia and declining price differentials between European and Asian spot natural gas prices led to increased volumes of U.S. LNG exports delivered to Europe. Recent declines in price differentials between European pricing benchmarks (including National Balancing Point (NBP) in the ...

Hui Shan


Posted 1 month agoLink > pricesConsumptionDemand +9

This Week in Petroleum

Despite crude oil production cuts, Saudi Arabian crude oil exports to some Asian countries have increasedThe U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) estimates that during May 2019, Saudi Arabia's crude oil production approached a four-year low, averaging an estimated 9.9 million barrels per d ...

Hui Shan


Posted 3 months agoLink > ChinaCrude oilexports +7

Indonesia’s Abadi LNG Project Sees Movement

It has been 21 years since Japanese upstream firm Inpex signed on to explore the Masela block in Indonesia in 1998 and 19 years since the discovery of the giant Abadi natural gas field in 2000. Inpex had submitted its first development plan for Abadi in 2010, encompassing a Floating LNG project w ...

Hui Shan


Posted 3 months agoLink > AbadiLNGIndonesia +5

Support Reservoir Engineer – Simulation Software

Location:                    Japan – Tokyo   Job Status:                 Permanent Open To:                    Japanese Citizen or Work and residence Permit Holder   Job Overview:   A dynamic innovative software Company in the Oil and Gas industry seeks a Support Reservoir Enginee ...

Working Smart - Working Smart Ltd


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Posted 4 months agoJob > TokyoJapanreservoir simulation

A New Frontier for LNG Pricing and Contracts

As the world's demand for LNG continues to grow, the world's largest LNG supplier (Shell) has inked an innovative new deal with one of the world's largest LNG buyers (Tokyo Gas), including a coal pricing formula link for the first time in a large-scale LNG contract. Both parties have named the de ...

Hui Shan


Posted 5 months agoLink > JapanCoalLNG +6

Japan Has Restarted Five Nuclear Power Reactors in 2018

Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, from the Nuclear Regulation Authority Republished 10:00 a.m. November 28 to correct the map legend. Shikoku Electric Power Co. restarted the 890 megawatt (MW) Ikata-3 reactor in Japan's Ehime Prefecture at the end of October, the fifth nucle ...

OilVoice Press - OilVoice


Posted 9 months agoOpinion > LNGElectricityLiquified Natural Gas +7

Gazprom and Itochu Address Cooperation Issues

A working meeting between  Alexey Miller , Chairman of the Gazprom Management Committee, and Yoshihisa Suzuki, President and Chief Operating Officer of Itochu Corporation, took place today at the 4th Eastern Economic Forum in Vladivostok. Alexey Miller Enlarged photo (JPG, 894 KB) The ...

OilVoice Press - OilVoice


Posted 1 year agoPress > GazpromItochuaJapan +2

Gazprom and JBIC Discuss Cooperation Prospects

A working meeting between  Alexey Miller , Chairman of the Gazprom Management Committee, and Tadashi Maeda, Governor of Japan Bank for International Cooperation (JBIC), took place today at the 4th Eastern Economic Forum in Vladivostok. The parties discussed the prospects of further cooperation bet ...

OilVoice Press - OilVoice


Posted 1 year agoPress > GazpromJBICJapan +3

Idemitsu - Showa Shell, One Step Closer

After proving to be a thorn in the side of the planned merger between Japanese refiners Idemitsu and Showa Shell Sekiyu since 2016, the family of Idemitsu's founder Sazo Idemitsu has now acquiesced to the wishes of Idemitsu's board and dropped its opposition to the merger. This paves the way for th ...

Easwaran Kanason


Posted 1 year agoOpinion > IdemitsuShowa ShellJapan +2

MHPS Completes Upgrade Work on Natural-Gas-Fired GTCC Power Plant Operated by Daigas Group

Upgrade Achieves Improvements in Power Generation Efficiency and Start-up Flexibility - Original gas turbine replaced by heavy-duty H-100 model - First unit assembled at Takasago Works after PMI-based reorganization YOKOHAMA, Japan, June 12, 2018 - (JCN Newswire) -  Mitsubishi Hitachi ...

OilVoice Press - OilVoice


Posted 1 year agoPress > MHPSnatural gasDaigas Group +2

China Becomes World’s Second Largest LNG Importer, Behind Japan

Source: GIIGNL LNG reports (2010-16), Global Trade Tracker export-import trade statistics (2017), and IHS Markit China surpassed South Korea to become the world's second-largest importer of liquefied natural gas (LNG) in 2017, according to data from IHS Markit and official Chinese government s ...

OilVoice Press - OilVoice


Posted 1 year agoOpinion > EIAEnergy Information Administration EIAChina +5

MHI: H-100 Gas Turbine Successfully Completes Low NOx Testing, Confirms Industry-Leading Performance

TOKYO, Nov 20, 2017 - (JCN Newswire) - Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI), Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems, Ltd. (MHPS) and Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Compressor Corporation (MCO) have successfully completed testing of MHPS's 2-shaft 120MW H-100 Gas Turbine. The H-100 utilizes the latest comb ...

OilVoice Press - OilVoice


Posted 1 year agoPress > MHIMitsubishi Heavy IndustriesGas Turbine +4

EIA Forecasts Growth in World Nuclear Electricity Capacity, Led by Non-OECD Countries

Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, International Energy Outlook 2017 Reference case Note: OECD is the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development. EIA's International Energy Outlook 2017 (IEO2017) projects that global nuclear capacity will grow at an average an ...

OilVoice Press - OilVoice


Posted 1 year agoOpinion > ChinaElectricityNon-OECD +5

Fries with that?! The US takes a big bite out of the Nigerian pie

It's not been an easy couple of years to be in the oil and gas sector in Nigeria. The last government seems to have given away enormously under-valued concessions to anyone that asked, the currency has fallen off a cliff and no one really knows what it's worth, and oil prices have hardly been kind t ...

Derby Omokoh - Upstream Consulting Company Lagos


Posted 2 years agoOpinion > USANigeriaJapan +6