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Prospects for development of an Asian LNG trading hub

  • King & Spalding LLP
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  • Asia-Pacific
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  • February 4 2014

The Asian market has traditionally been home to the world's largest LNG consumers, with Japan and Korea collectively consuming 52 of all LNG

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Asian gas market update

  • CMS Cameron McKenna
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  • Asia-Pacific
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  • April 16 2013

The European Parliament's promulgation of the first Gas Directive (Directive 9830CE) in 1998 heralded a new era for Europe's gas markets. The onset

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LNG: a world of changes

  • Baker Botts LLP
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  • Global
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  • June 10 2013

Albert Einstein once said that the reason for time is so that everything doesn't happen all at once. Yet that is almost what seems to be happening in

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New world LNG big opportunities in small-scale and bulk-break projects

  • Andrews Kurth LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • January 31 2014

Two increasingly important aspects of the LNG contracting world to note are LNG import projects deliberately structured to be of a much smaller scale

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Absent 'shocks,' Asia set to fuel LNG growth

  • Baker Botts LLP
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  • Asia-Pacific
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  • June 10 2013

The International Energy Agency expects global natural gas demand to grow at a rate of 1.6 p.a. Over the next 20 years. LNG demand is forecasted to

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Investing in the Australian petroleum industry

  • Corrs Chambers Westgarth
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  • Australia
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  • July 1 2014

Australia has a strong and stable economy, based largely around traditional primary industries such as mineral and petroleum resources and

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The state of the global LNG market

  • Baker Botts LLP
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  • Global
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  • November 20 2013

The LNG market for many years was characterised by point-to-point trade between receiving terminals and the liquefaction facilities dedicated to

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Singapore: a global LNG trading hub?

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • Singapore
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  • January 29 2013

Singapore is positioning itself as the pre-eminent trading hub for Asia's evolving LNG market. Singapore's first LNG import terminal is scheduled to

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Europe faces change in LNG market

  • Baker Botts LLP
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  • European Union
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  • June 10 2013

European gas markets are changing rapidly. In the past five years, European gas markets have absorbed the effects of market liberalization through the

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The role of Brazil as an LNG hub for South America

  • Bird & Bird
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  • Brazil
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  • March 28 2014

Natural gas continues to gain momentum in South America as these countries seek greater flexibility and guarantee of supply in order to increase the

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Peeling back the layers of LNG development a primer on the regulatory framework for LNG projects in B.C.

  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
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  • Canada
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  • November 28 2013

In an increasingly competitive global market for natural gas, the race to export liquefied natural gas (LNG) to Asia is on. With LNG attracting a

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LNG: from niche fuel to regional commodity?

  • King & Spalding LLP
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  • Global
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  • June 1 2011

The LNG trade has existed for only fifty years and yet its supply has become crucial to many economies.

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Investing in the Australian petroleum industry

  • Corrs Chambers Westgarth
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  • Australia
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  • September 13 2013

The Australian resources sector is moving into a new era, with the future of the industry marked by major emerging opportunities in the petroleum

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Investing in the Australian petroleum industry

  • Corrs Chambers Westgarth
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  • Australia
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  • December 2 2013

The Australian resources sector is moving into a new era, with the future of the industry marked by major emerging opportunities in the petroleum

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NEB grants Kitimat lng project crucial export licence

  • Osler Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
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  • Canada
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  • October 14 2011

On October 13, 2011, the National Energy Board granted KM LNG Operating General Partnership an export licence for its proposed Kitimat LNG Project, an LNG export facility on the west coast of British Columbia.

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The Trans-Pacific Partnership Free Trade Agreement: reorienting trade in the global energy sector?

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • Global
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  • March 13 2014

The Trans-Pacific Partnership (the "TPP") is the major Free Trade Agreement currently being negotiated between the United States, Canada, Australia

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The evolving state of today's LNG spot market - "where we are and how we got there"

  • Reed Smith LLP
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  • Global
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  • November 14 2011

The evolution of the global LNG market continues apace, influenced at a macro level most recently by the need for ever greater quantities of LNG in a post-tsunami, nuclear-power-short Japan, faced with massive reconstruction-related energy requirements.

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LNG facilities under development in BC

  • Stikeman Elliott LLP
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  • Canada
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  • June 3 2013

Canada is a relative newcomer in the global market for liquefied natural gas (LNG). Currently, natural gas prices in North American markets are

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What are Chile’s options for meeting its rising demand for energy?

  • King & Spalding LLP
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  • Chile
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  • November 10 2011

Driven by trade liberalization and integration into the global economy, Chile has had one of the fastest-growing economies in Latin America over the past twenty years.

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Federal government announces approval of four long-term LNG export licences

  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
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  • Canada
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  • March 27 2014

On March 26, 2014, the Government of Canada approved four long-term liquefied natural gas (LNG) export licences for Pacific NorthWest LNG, Prince

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Financing Australia’s shale gas revolution

  • Corrs Chambers Westgarth
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  • Australia
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  • April 12 2013

Will shale gas be the "game changer" for world energy markets that many analysts predict? It's certainly a revolution in the US with 20 of the

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China's LNG development strategy enters 12th five-year plan

  • Blake Cassels & Graydon LLP
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  • Canada, China
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  • October 16 2013

With exports to the U.S. declining, Canada's natural gas industry is actively exploring new markets for production, including the export of liquefied

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What's happening in Australia's LNG sector?

  • Clayton Utz
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  • Australia
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  • May 20 2011

We've recently seen some major deals in the LNG sector, including the Sinopec deal.

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Latin America: issues could impact LNG trading

  • Baker Botts LLP
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  • Central & South America
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  • June 10 2013

Latin America is a vast geographic area, consisting of 20 or more countries (depending on whether Caribbean nations are included) and a population

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Energy developments in Qatar

  • Dentons
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  • Qatar
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  • April 1 2009

Energy City Qatar a US$2.6 billion project located within the prestigious Lusail development in Doha and near the headquarters of Qatar Petroleum (QP), the state-owned company in charge of all energy sector activities in Qatar will be the first oil and gas industry hub in the Gulf region.

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Top ten energy M&A trends in Canada for 2013

  • Stikeman Elliott LLP
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  • Canada
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  • February 7 2013

It's generally agreed that 2012 was a difficult year for the oil and gas industry in Canada. No part of the industry was spared from challenging

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LNG from East Africa - how the odds are stacked

  • Bond Dickinson LLP
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  • Mozambique, Tanzania, United Kingdom
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  • July 1 2014

Vast amounts. Mozambique alone is estimated to have gas reserves of up to 150 trillion cubic feet (TCF) and Tanzania potentially as much as 50 TCF

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Preparing bespoke gas sales agreements for shale gas projects

  • Andrews Kurth LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • April 29 2014

The ecological credentials and energy efficiencies of natural gas as a feedstock for power generation, in comparison with combusting coal or fuel oil

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Investments in LNG project companies key issues relating to shareholding acquisitions

  • King & Spalding LLP
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  • Global
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  • November 1 2013

Along with growth in global demand for natural gas, there has been a corresponding increase in the number and value of LNG project investments

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