Gastech Insights is an online platform which delivers unique content, analysis and online discussions on the most important issues, from the perspective of those within the global gas and LNG community. It also gives gas professionals a voice and encourages them to become active contributors by sharing their knowledge, ideas and opinions on a vast range of industry topics.

2019-10-11
Reducing Methane Emissions: A Requisite to ensure a Future for Gas
Reducing Methane Emissions: A Requisite to ensure a Future for Gas

Methane is the second most abundant greenhouse gas (GHG) after carbon dioxide (CO2). Compared to CO2, the greenhouse gas effect of methane is significantly stronger in the short term. However, methane has a shorter atmospheric lifespan (8-12 years on average) while CO2 persists in the atmosphere for centuries.

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2019-10-11
The Three Stages of the European Green Deal
The Three Stages of the European Green Deal

Green deals for Europe and Germany with gas infrastructure

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2019-10-09
Natural Gas in Europe – Preparing for the Next Challenge
Natural Gas in Europe – Preparing for the Next Challenge

After two decades, the EU now has a liberalised gas market. Trading determines wholesale prices based on supply and demand and gas-to-gas competition. Prices are converging across Europe and have fallen to ten-year lows, as LNG competes with pipeline gas in Europe’s large and liquid market. Storage levels are at record highs as the market has absorbed higher volumes. All this shows that the market is working exactly as one would expect. Policymakers, regulators and the industry can all congratulate themselves.

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2019-10-04
Five Things to Know about the Global Natural Gas Market
Five Things to Know about the Global Natural Gas Market

Last month, the Gastech conference took place in Houston, often referred to as the Energy Capital of the World. The sheer size of the conference (over 2,500 attendees) is a testament to how significant natural gas has become in the global energy equation.

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2019-10-02
Gastech 2019: How and Why to Embrace a Changing Workforce
Gastech 2019: How and Why to Embrace a Changing Workforce

From left to right: Katie Mehnert, Pink Petro, Sherina Edwards, Quarles & Brady, Rodney Williams, National Grid, Joshua Atkins, FTI Consulting and Tyson Taylor, Pioneer Natural Resources

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2019-09-30
Lowest-cost Liquefaction In US Gulf
Lowest-cost Liquefaction In US Gulf

LIQUI-MAX™ Vessel (LMV), capable of LNG production of 12 million TPA  THE GLOBAL LNG SERVICES MISSION AND OFFERING

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2019-09-25
World converges in Houston to discuss the future of LNG
World converges in Houston to discuss the future of LNG

Houston hosted tens of thousands of attendees this week at Gastech’s exhibition and conference. From powerhouse operating companies that are leading the construction of gas processing and LNG import and export infrastructure to technology licensors and product/service companies, Gastech showcased the latest advancements in global natural gas market trends and technology—and rightly so. Dozens of nations around the world are investing heavily in new LNG and natural gas infrastructure.

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2019-09-06
The changing LNG landscape: LNG futures are here
The changing LNG landscape: LNG futures are here

Continuing our theme of examining the changing landscape of the global LNG industry, in this instalment we go “back to the future” (with apologies to fans of the well-known movie trilogy for the bad pun …) and take a look at the convergence of physical and financial trading of LNG that is contributing to the nascent emergence of LNG as a true global commodity.

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2019-09-06
Dr. Michio Kaku to Deliver Keynote Address at Gastech 2019
Dr. Michio Kaku to Deliver Keynote Address at Gastech 2019

HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Gastech, the world’s largest gathering of natural gas, LNG and energy professionals, today announced that Dr. Michio Kaku will be the keynote speaker for the 2019 conference and exhibition, which will take place September 17-19 at the NRG Center in Houston. Dr. Kaku will open the 2019 conference, where he will discuss the future of the energy sector and what the industry will look like in 30 to 40 years.

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2019-09-04
Gastech 2019 Announces Additional Dynamic Conference Speakers
Gastech 2019 Announces Additional Dynamic Conference Speakers

More than 400 speakers to present at Houston conference next month  NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine to Speak on 50th Anniversary of Moon Landing  Houston—September, 4, 2019 – Gastech today announced that more than 400 speakers are presenting at the 2019 conference. Industry leaders ranging from global ministers and CEOs to engineers and analysts will share valuable insights and cutting-edge content on the natural gas and associated industries.

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2019-09-02
Cenergy Solutions’ ANG technology delivers renewable energy worldwide
Cenergy Solutions’ ANG technology delivers renewable energy worldwide

Cenergy Solutions has made a game-changing breakthrough in Adsorbent Natural Gas (ANG) technology that allows natural/biogas to be stored and transported in large quantities at low pressures which in turn significantly reduces the difficulties and expense of utilizing this abundant and renewable resource.

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2019-09-02
Natural gas pipeline permitting process uncertainty following court decisions and agenc...
Natural gas pipeline permitting process uncertainty following court decisions and agency proposals

In the past several months, federal court decisions and proposals by the White House Council on Environmental Quality (CEQ) and the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) have created uncertainty regarding how the permitting process for natural gas pipelines authorized by the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) will look going forward.

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2019-09-02
Vee Bee Filtration White Paper: Simulation technology to optimise performance of strain...
Vee Bee Filtration White Paper: Simulation technology to optimise performance of strainers for LNG vessel transfer and liquefaction

Vee Bee Filtration, the world-leading designer, manufacturer and supplier of Strainers, Filters and Pressure Vessels has released a White Paper that details the use of simulation technology to optimise the design and performance of strainers engineered for LNG vessel transfer and liquefaction process plants.

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2019-09-02
Natural gas: Bridge to or pillar of a clean energy future?
Natural gas: Bridge to or pillar of a clean energy future?

As the strategic knowledge partner for the 2019 Gastech Power & Energy event in Houston, Texas, A.T. Kearney will present leading-edge insights on global gas, energy transition, technology, and solutions.

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2019-09-02
SNC-Lavalin on what gas is fit for purpose in the new energy world
SNC-Lavalin on what gas is fit for purpose in the new energy world

As regularly stated by industry experts, natural gas is at the heart of the energy transition and is an essential component of the energy mix to complement renewables to successfully deliver low-carbon production. It is the energy of the future and SNC-Lavalin is ensuring that new technologies and methodologies are at the heart of everything they do in project lifecycles to ensure they design for the future. 

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2019-08-23
Achieve Excellence with Sustenance Engineering in Oil and Gas
Achieve Excellence with Sustenance Engineering in Oil and Gas

Transformation in the energy sector seems to make headlines with an increased frequency. Whether it is big data, industrial revolution or advanced analytics: the rise of the digital revolution has an enormous impact. The rate of change is speeding with each passing year. Under such circumstances, how will Oil and Gas (O&G) service companies, stay ahead in the game and also build a sustainable advantage in the transforming world?

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