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India’s Rising Imports of LNG
Future of Transport and Fuel Demand

India’s Rising Imports of LNG

Yagyavalk Bhatt

In 2017, India imported 20 million metric tons (MMmt) of liquefied natural gas (LNG), making it the world’s fourth-largest importer behind Japan, China and South Korea.

Yagyavalk Bhatt Bhatt, Yagyavalk
December 15, 2019
Assessing Energy Policy Instruments: LNG Imports Into Saudi Arabia
Future of Natural Gas Markets

Assessing Energy Policy Instruments: LNG Imports Into Saudi Arabia

Rami Shabaneh, Maxime Schenckery

Natural gas is already playing a prominent role in diversifying Saudi Arabia’s power mix away from a heavy reliance on oil-based fuels. Between 2010 and 2017, the share of natural gas used in power generation in Saudi Arabia grew from…

Rami Shabaneh Shabaneh, Rami
Maxime Schenckery Schenckery, Maxime
September 2, 2019
The Value of Integrating Saudi Arabia Into the Global Gas Market
Future of Natural Gas Markets

The Value of Integrating Saudi Arabia Into the Global Gas Market

The changing landscape in global liquefied natural gas (LNG) markets could make LNG imports a viable option for Saudi Arabia as the Kingdom works to diversify its power mix away from an increased reliance on burning oil to generate electricity.…

March 19, 2019
International Oil and Gas Market Outlook
Future of Global Oil Markets Future of Natural Gas Markets

International Oil and Gas Market Outlook

The United States Energy Information Administration (EIA) and KAPSARC co-hosted an expert workshop on the international outlook for oil and gas, held in Washington, D.C. on September 18, 2018. The workshop focused on the global oil and gas supply and…

December 18, 2018
The Challenges Facing India on its Road to a Gas-Based Economy
Future of Natural Gas Markets

The Challenges Facing India on its Road to a Gas-Based Economy

Anne-Sophie Corbeau, Shahid Hasan, Swati Dsouza

Indian policymakers have stressed the role and relevance of natural gas in India’s overall energy mix in the 21st century but expectations of its share have been scaled back. For example, the Hydrocarbon Vision 2025, released in 1999, projected the share of…

Anne-Sophie Corbeau Corbeau, Anne-Sophie
Shahid Hasan Hasan, Shahid
Swati Dsouza Dsouza, Swati
October 29, 2018
The Economic Impact of Price Controls on China’s Natural Gas Supply Chain
Regional Energy Markets

The Economic Impact of Price Controls on China’s Natural Gas Supply Chain

Bertrand Rioux, Philipp Galkin, Frederic Murphy, Axel Pierru, Kang Wu

Despite significant progress made by China in liberalizing its natural gas market, certain key areas such as market access and pricing mechanisms remain heavily monopolized or controlled by the government. To assess how such distortions impact the market, we developed…

Bertrand Rioux Rioux, Bertrand
Philipp Galkin Galkin, Philipp
Frederic Murphy Murphy, Frederic
Axel Pierru Pierru, Axel
Kang Wu Wu, Kang
May 24, 2018
Understanding the Energy Transition
Future of Global Oil Markets

Understanding the Energy Transition

The world of energy is always undergoing transition, but the nature of the current phase of the transition is subject to a wide spectrum of interpretations that are often colored by bias and aspirations for a particular future end-point. In…

April 18, 2018
East Africa Shared Gas Initiative

East Africa Shared Gas Initiative

Energy demand in the economies of Eastern Africa is among the lowest in the world and represents only a small outlet for the large natural gas resource that has been discovered. Despite its important potential, renewables (with the exception of…

January 1, 2018
Shaking up the LNG Scene
Future of Natural Gas Markets

Shaking up the LNG Scene

Dramatic changes in the global liquified natural gas (LNG) markets are already visible through market dynamics and stakeholders’ behavior, but many other signs point to much more significant changes to come – a great reconfiguration, which could transform the way…

December 8, 2016
LNG for Africa
Future of Natural Gas Markets

LNG for Africa

Though Africa is traditionally considered as an exporter of pipeline gas and liquefied natural gas (LNG), in future it could come to be seen as an LNG market. Until recently, financing issues, market conditions, price sensitivity and the small size…

November 24, 2016
LNG Markets in Transition: The Great Reconfiguration
Future of Natural Gas Markets

LNG Markets in Transition: The Great Reconfiguration

Anne-Sophie Corbeau

The present situation in the LNG market should be seen as a “crossroads or a cliff” for the industry. The LNG industry has not been static over the past 5 decades and has already experienced many changes, but still the…

Anne-Sophie Corbeau Corbeau, Anne-Sophie
September 6, 2016
Energy Relations and Policy Making in Asia
Regional Energy Markets

Energy Relations and Policy Making in Asia

Ziyad Alfawzan, Sadeem Alhosain, Nader AlKathiri, Shahad Alarenan, Brian Efird

Trade between the economies of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) and North East Asia (NEA) reached $471 billion in 2013, based almost entirely on oil and gas. The GCC sends 44 percent of its exports to NEA, which depends on…

Ziyad Alfawzan Alfawzan, Ziyad
Sadeem Alhosain Alhosain, Sadeem
Nader AlKathiri AlKathiri, Nader
Shahad Alarenan Alarenan, Shahad
Brian Efird Efird, Brian
August 8, 2016