LNG … FSRU: The Way forward to Cheaper and Cleaner Electricity for Cyprus
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LNG … FSRU: The Way forward to Cheaper and Cleaner Electricity for Cyprus

Author: Abboud Zahr The Government has recently approved a plan for importing natural gas for the power stations of the Electricity Authority of Cyprus (EAC). The plan would involve buying…

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The Importance of the Lebanese Petroleum Fiscal Regime and Why the Urgency to Approve the Tax Law for Petroleum Activities.
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The Importance of the Lebanese Petroleum Fiscal Regime and Why the Urgency to Approve the Tax Law for Petroleum Activities.

The Lebanese Government and the oil companies bidding on the Lebanese First Licensing round share one common objective as partners: the desire for their exploration and production project…

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MENA’s Insatiable Appetite for LNG
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MENA’s Insatiable Appetite for LNG

  Liquefied natural gas (LNG) has become a staple energy source in the Middle East and North Africa region, where more than $10 billion is expected to be…

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Challenges of an East Med Gas Pipeline
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Challenges of an East Med Gas Pipeline

Energy security is a key concern for the European Union (EU), an energy importer reliant on producing and transit countries for supply. The majority of the EU’s oil…

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When Can Egypt become a net gas exporter again?
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When Can Egypt become a net gas exporter again?

With total proven reserves of 65 trillion cubic feet at the end of 2015, Egypt is the 16th largest gas reserve-holder globally, says BNP Paribas. Egypt has laid…

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Can Egypt become an East Med gas hub?
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Can Egypt become an East Med gas hub?

French Bank BNP Paribas said that simultaneous offshore gas discoveries in Egypt, Israel, and Cyprus have opened a new opportunity for regional integration as discovered volumes seem to…

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Cyprus should develop its small gas fields
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Cyprus should develop its small gas fields

Cyprus announced its third oil and gas round a year ago, after the discovery of Zohr, a giant gas field off the coast of Egypt with gas reserves…

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Italian Prosecutors Want Eni CEO To Stand Trial In Nigeria Corruption Case
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Italian Prosecutors Want Eni CEO To Stand Trial In Nigeria Corruption Case

Milan prosecutors have asked for Italy’s Eni, its CEO Claudio Descalzi, Anglo-Dutch major Shell and ten individuals to be tried for alleged payment of bribes in connection with…

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