International Gas, October 2016

International Gas, October 2016-March 2017

Launched at the International Gas Union’s autumn meetings in Amsterdam, the latest edition of International Gas marked the 85th anniversary of IGU and the transition of the organisation’s Secretariat from Oslo, Norway to Barcelona, Spain.

Feature articles included a review of important milestones in IGU’s history, highlights of the Norwegian Secretariat’s term and the important role of LNG in the global gas marketplace.

The issue also covered some of the latest work of IGU’s committees and task forces across all areas of the gas value chain.

  • The Autumn 2016 edition of the International Gas Union magazine International Gas was launched at the IGU’s Council Meeting in Amsterdam.
  • 160 pages, softback, A4 sized
  • October 2016
  • English
Vision and Mission
Message from the President and the Secretary General
IGU Members and Organisation
News from the Presidency and Secretariat
Building for the Future
By Pål Rasmussen
The IGU Council Meeting, Durban
G20 Natural Gas Day successfully held in Beijing
By Li Yalan
Reports from the Regional Coordinators
Update on the 27th World Gas Conference
By Jay Copan
Natural gas as the fuel of the future: how will technology influence this transition?
By Cynthia Silveira and Jorge Delmonte
News from organisations affiliated to IGU
Focus on the work of IGU’s Committees and Task Forces
Committees and Task Forces: Progress
The IGU webcast series, expanding global gas advocacy
By Dimtiri Schildmeijer and Anette Sørum Nordal
Power generation in GPRS of compressor stations
By Behnam Mirzaei, Abdolrahim Najmi, Amir Asghari, Mohammad Reza Goodarzi
Surprise: Global gas price convergence has been happening since 2005
By Floris Merison
Repair of deep water pipelines by new remote welding technology
By Jan Olav Berge
Harnessing customer feedback for outstanding customer experience
By Marie Lyster and Rory Somers
LNG approaching critical mass as a globalising force for natural gas
By Alex Forbes
A brief history of the IGU
Greetings from Eldar Sætre, President and CEO of Statoil ASA
Greetings from Pål Rasmussen, Secretary General of IGU
Highlights from the Norwegian Secretariat
Q&A with Pål Rasmussen and Luis Bertrán Rafecas
Message from the incoming Secretary General
By Luis Bertrán Rafecas
Presenting IGU’s new Members
Publications available from IGU
Events and Acknowledgements

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