Liquefied natural gas

India to boost gas share to 20 pct in energy mix by 2030

India will increase the share of natural gas to 20 percent in its energy mix by 2030, India's petroleum minister said on July 11 in Istanbul.      

Speaking at a ministerial session at the 22nd World Petroleum Congress in Istanbul, Petroleum Minister Shri Dharmendra Pradhan said India is supporting investments to increase the share of natural gas in its energy mix.      

Qatar to boost output from world's biggest gas field

Energy giant Qatar Petroleum is to launch a new project in the world's biggest gas field, boosting its output by up to 10 percent, it said on April 3.

The state-owned firm's chief Saad Al-Kaabi said it was ending a 12-year moratorium on new projects in the North Field, off the Gulf state's northern coast.

DEPA eyeing stake in Alexandroupoli LNG terminal

Public Gas Corporation (DEPA) is weighing the idea of acquiring a 20 percent stake in the project of the planned liquefied natural gas (LNG) terminal off Alexandroupoli, in northern Greece, after the project received a fresh boost from the completion of the entry of GasLog (which belongs to shipowner Peter Livanos) with another 20 percent stake.

US LNG exports shift to Europe from Asia

US liquefied natural gas (LNG) exporters have shifted their focus to Southern Europe from Asia as cold weather and problems with Algerian gas supply have driven Europe's gas prices higher.

Gas prices in Europe are at their highest premiums to US gas prices for three years.

Several cargoes have already made their way to Europe, and analysts expect more to come.