Tagged With China
Chinese gas demand growth to slow
14 September 2021
Consumption will continue to rise over winter, but a stalling post-Covid recovery will put a brake on the market’s expansion
Book review: A brave new energy world ahead, but few answers
6 September 2021
Daniel Yergin’s new book offers a short but insightful history of key developments in the world of energy, but is less illuminating on the sector’s future prospects
Petrochina targets two LNG terminal startups in H2
27 August 2021
The state-controlled Chinese firm is boosting import capacity as domestic demand continues to rise
Cnooc expands production
24 August 2021
Chinese state-controlled firm continues to bring new fields online to lift output
Geopolitics aid Pakistan energy investments
17 August 2021
Various nations are seeking to secure regional influence by backing major projects in Pakistan that might otherwise struggle for finance
Letter from China: Covid resurgence compounds economic concerns
3 August 2021
China’s economy faces headwinds that go beyond than the arrival of the Delta variant
China’s NOCs take varying decarbonisation routes
2 August 2021
The three biggest state-controlled firms are pursuing divergent strategies towards a lower carbon future
China starts Huizhou LNG terminal construction
30 July 2021
Asian LNG importer continues to expand its import infrastructure for the fuel
Iraq’s China embrace not without risks
20 July 2021
The Middle Eastern state’s welcome of Chinese investment is understandable, but not unproblematic
China’s independent refiners reel from tax blow
16 July 2021
Preferred feedstocks are now subject to levies, as establishment refiners use political clout to bite back
Asian LNG market embraces short-term contracts
13 July 2021
Buyers are becoming less keen on being locked in for the long term amid a rapidly evolving market and rising demand
Letter from China: Gas boom comes with an expiry date
12 July 2021
China’s gas market is poised for rapid expansion, but decarbonisation efforts may end the party sooner than previously expected
China’s LNG imports set for summer spike
1 June 2021
Volumes will rise along with temperatures amid rising demand and storage requirements
Letter from China: Beijing targets Australian spot LNG
18 May 2021
LNG is the latest Australian export targeted by China in its trade spat with Canberra. Even limited moves represent an escalation in the standoff
China poised for rapid LNG expansion
17 May 2021
New and existing domestic players are investing in regasification infrastructure to help meet surging demand
Iraq renews gas drive
8 May 2021
Baghdad turns again to China to develop its second largest gasfield
Letter from China: Coal phase-out raises energy security risk
28 April 2021
Coal’s long goodbye means Beijing will need to brace for reduced energy security
China’s carbon trading offers little gas-to-power help
26 April 2021
Generation from the cleanest fossil fuel looks set to struggle to expand in China despite the start of carbon trading
New LNG markets prove tough nuts to crack
8 April 2021
Floating storage and regasification has reduced entry barriers for aspiring LNG importers. But opening up a new market remains a tricky business
Decarbonising LNG: the heat is on
31 March 2021
When the largest buyer in the largest consuming country commits to net-zero emissions by 2050, suppliers must start to respond. And they are
Decarbonising LNG: the heat is on
31 March 2021
When the largest buyer in the largest consuming country commits to net-zero emissions by 2050, suppliers must start to respond. And they are
LNG’s buoyant brave new world
29 March 2021
The industry’s big players remain optimistic despite the headwinds of the last two years
Letter from China: Five-Year Plan puts energy over decarbonisation
28 March 2021
China’s reluctance to ease back on fossil fuels highlights the contrasting narratives of energy security and decarbonisation
Cnooc looks to South China Sea
25 March 2021
The NOC’s delisting from the NYSE may only serve to embolden its South China Sea drilling despite lingering controversy surrounding projects in the region
China’s NOCs look to the future
22 March 2021
The three state-controlled heavyweights are gearing up to announce 2020 earnings, with attention focused on addressing near-term challenges and opportunities
More Chinese firms enter global LNG market
5 March 2021
Niche buyers in China are starting to make waves in the global LNG market, spurred by reforms that have opened up the country’s vast pipeline network