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In this Issue:
THE NATURAL GAS INDUSTRY CONFRONTS A HARSH REALITY
The clear message from last month’s World Gas Conference in Paris – the industry’s largest regular gathering – is that the role of gas in the future energy mix cannot be taken for granted. On the action agenda are better policies, lower methane emissions and capital cost reductions.
EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW WITH DEAN OSKVIG OF BLACK & VEATCH
What should policy makers and industry leaders be doing to mobilise the huge investment needed over coming decades to meet energy demand fairly, securely and sustainably?
FOCUS ON NIGERIA – Nigeria’s new President, Muhammadu Buhari, is taking a very special interest in the nation’s sclerotic energy sector, which is crucial to the nation’s social and economic development. What are the challenges he faces?
VOLATILITY in energy markets is a RETURN to BUSINESS-AS-USUAL ... China, US, Brazil and South Korea submit UN CLIMATE PLEDGES ... BIG STEP FORWARD for China-led Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank ... ETHIOPIA plans POWER LINE to KENYA ... POPE Francis calls for ACTION on CLIMATE CHANGE ... IRAN NUCLEAR talks inching towards HISTORIC DEAL ...
Plus our round-up of key global events and more ...