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LPG producers - act now or go away forever

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About two years ago I was deeply involved in some LPG project…

Open letter to President-elect Donald J. Trump

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Dear President-elect Donald J. Trump, This letter might be…

How energy communism has gotten us into this mess

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My year 1988 was dominated by my mandatory spell of military…

The book of Elon

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So, Elon has announced what he wants Tesla to do over the next…

Wanna get into LNG? A reality check.

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Back in early 2012, I dashed down some thoughts I had with a…

Shale, not shallow - the ghosts of hardship

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Who knows the tale of Heracles who - for a moment - carries the…

LNG pricing - the enemy within (and the one at the door)

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I am just getting out of the thick of the Central European Gas…

Was shale a frackin bubble?

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Those who have spent the last 10 years in oil and gas were in…

Ragnarok for oil sellers – and you thought the mayhem is over

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All those interested in Norse mythology (I am sure there are…

The last wonderland for LPG and condensate exporters

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The world of those who trade liquefied gasses and light condensate…

How about lunar strawberries?

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Humanity is capable of astonishing feats from making atoms visible to landing probes on saturnian moons. In business though, there are limits of what should be done - or not.

The true price of LNG

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Multiple times since I have turned into the Pitbull, I have faced…

LNG startup companies and the investors game

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No cash - no business. That’s stone old wisdom. Any LNG venture…

America is the new energy El Dorado - what about Europe now?

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America rapidly transforms from the energy problem child to become the new el Dorado. The economy is pimped by all the investment going the other side of the Atlantic. The population is blessed with much cheaper fuel and lets not forget - the environment does better than any time after World War 2. Why cant we have that in Europe?

Beyond the thunderdome - pigshit and LNG

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The pigshit produces methane which keeps Bartertowns lights going and vehicles fuelled in Mad Max. That huge tapestry of pigs is the films true moment to be remembered as this is innovation at its purest. Forget wind turbines and solar panels. In the future, we will get our fuel from hog-poo.

A letter from Obama

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About 2 months ago I had written an open letter to president Obama. Here is his response. Right below it I explain why I think that LNG as a fuel is not just a blimp or a bridge technology as some like to call it. Its an energy earthquake and it will ring in a new paradigm shift.

Caribbean LNG - the steel pan paradigm

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The Caribbean would be the perfect region for LNGification. It has not happened yet which is a shame as the immaculate pearl it evokes in our phantasies has been tarnished. But things are about to change, very dramatically so.

Are your contacts worth anything in LNG business development?

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Those well-connected are supposed to be the magic cure to a rotten LNG portfolio. They are not so important, after all.