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Global gas markets long-term outlook - Europe - H2 2014

Global gas markets long-term outlook - Europe - H2 2014

Report summary

The European gas market is going through profound changes, driven by policy decisions as well as an environment of very challenging market fundamentals, with the on-going Russia-Ukraine crises adding further uncertainty. How these changes play out will dictate how the European market - and ultimately prices - will evolve going forward

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Volatility in oil markets and the growth of unconventional gas supply have created a high degree of uncertainty about future gas demand and the direction of gas prices.

This Gas Markets Long Term Outlook report forecasts future pricing, based on deep analysis of gas supply and demand fundamentals. Additionally, it addresses complex questions on gas flows, identifies future opportunities and informs fuel purchasing strategies.

Participants and investors can use this long term outlook report to understand gas markets and assess the impact of global gas dynamics and key market drivers.

Wood Mackenzie provides detailed supply, demand and price forecasts based on our integrated upstream, power, coal and LNG research. Our regional gas experts are based in the markets they analyse, providing comprehensive analyses of regional and global gas markets.

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  • Executive summary
  • Economic outlook
    • Q3 2014 GDP growth (2010-2035)
  • Policy and regulation
    • Environment
      • Emissions trading
      • Renewables
      • Energy efficiency
    • Security of supply
    • Competition
  • Demand
    • Gas demand by sector
  • Supply
    • Domestic gas supply
    • Longer-term decline in conventional production is tempered by emergence of shale gas, but risk is to the downside
  • Infrastructure
    • LNG import infrastructure
      • Existing infrastructure
      • Projects under construction
      • Pre-FID projects
      • Other Services
    • Piped import infrastructure
    • Russia
      • South Stream
      • Expansion of existing pipelines
    • North Africa
      • Galsi
      • Green Stream expansion
      • Southern corridor
  • Contracts
    • LNG
    • Piped
  • Costs
    • Long run delivered costs of gas to North West Europe
  • Supply-demand balances
    • Supply-demand balances
      • Supply-demand gap1
      • Supply-demand balance
    • Medium term
    • Long term
  • Risks and uncertainties

In this report there are 13 tables or charts, including:

  • Executive summary
  • Economic outlook
    • Economic outlook: Image 1
  • Policy and regulation
  • Demand
    • Demand: Image 1
    • Capacity growth by fuel*
    • Power generation mix*
  • Supply
    • Supply: Image 1
  • Infrastructure
    • Key infrastructure
    • Regas capacity by status
    • Regas capacity and contracted volumes
    • Pipe capacity
    • Pipe capacity and contracted volumes
  • Contracts
  • Costs
    • Costs: Image 1
  • Supply-demand balances
    • Supply-demand balances: Image 1
    • Supply-demand balances: Image 2
  • Risks and uncertainties
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