THE EMGF: Navigating Choppy Waters
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THE EMGF: Navigating Choppy Waters

With the Eastern Mediterranean home to over 70 trillion cubic feet (tcf) of gas discovered since 2009, its commercial potential is undeniable. As large swathes of these reserves…

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Natural Gas: The Doorway to Green Energy
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Natural Gas: The Doorway to Green Energy

Recently, several oil companies have announced their plans to turn their oil business green in the upcoming years. The transition, for the oil and gas industry, from the…

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Eastern Mediterranean Venue for Prosperity, Not for Dangerous Games
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Eastern Mediterranean Venue for Prosperity, Not for Dangerous Games

The hydrocarbon resources of the Eastern Mediterranean region have greatly increased in importance in recent years. The new natural gas discoveries can have a significant impact on the…

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IMPACTS OF LEBANON’S ROUTE TO OIL AND GAS
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IMPACTS OF LEBANON’S ROUTE TO OIL AND GAS

Lebanon’s first oil and gas offshore licensing round in the Mediterranean is raising concerns among experts over whether it will be compatible or competitive with the similar oil…

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Importing Israeli Natural Gas Makes Sense for Egypt
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Importing Israeli Natural Gas Makes Sense for Egypt

The discovery of Egypt’s giant Zohr gas field in August 2015 was heralded as the solution to the country’s energy problems. So why did Egypt cut a deal…

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Gas for peace or war in eastern Mediterranean?
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Gas for peace or war in eastern Mediterranean?

Without reaching a compromise or agreement through regional cooperation by putting aside political disputes, extracting gas in the region will be either too costly, unprofitable, or impossible Maritime…

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مصر مركز رئيسيّ لتصدير غاز دول شرق المتوسط
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مصر مركز رئيسيّ لتصدير غاز دول شرق المتوسط

بدأ حقل «ظهر» في كانون الاول 2017 بضخّ الغاز إلى السّوق المصري بعد فترة تطوير قياسيّة لم تتجاوز ثلاث سنوات حقّقتها شركة «إيني» الإيطاليّة بكلفة عشرة مليارات دولار.…

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توضيحات لتيسير الحوار في قطاع البترول: فلنتأكّد من وجود النفط أولاً
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توضيحات لتيسير الحوار في قطاع البترول: فلنتأكّد من وجود النفط أولاً

تلزيم لبنان الرقعتين 4 و9 خطوة مهمة وبداية حسنة يؤمّل أن تؤدي الى اثبات وجود الغاز والنفط من جهة، والى استمرار حسن إدارة العمليات البترولية لخلق عوائد يحتاجها…

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Israel’s Gas Disappointment
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Israel’s Gas Disappointment

The country’s continuing political and commercial challenges, including limited export possibilities, are hampering development of its Eastern Mediterranean natural gas. The development of Israel’s offshore natural gas resources,…

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Commentary: Small step towards gas pipeline but a long way to go
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Commentary: Small step towards gas pipeline but a long way to go

ALTHOUGH the EastMed pipeline to carry gas from the eastern Mediterranean to Greece and Italy had been dismissed by industry experts as something of a pipe-dream, an agreement…

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