US could become net energy exporter by 2026

The US could become a net exporter of energy in the next nine years. The Energy Information Administration (EIA) has projected various potential courses the US energy market could take through to 2050, depending on how markets, technology, resources and policies change. The bulk of cases show petroleum liquid imports falling and natural gas exports […]

US ‘could be net gas exporter by 2017’

The US could become a net exporter of natural gas within the next two years. That’s the prediction made by the Energy Information Administration (EIA), which states the nation will make that transition from a net importer as its shale gas production continues to grow. Its new report suggests increases in domestic gas production are […]

Could Canada become second biggest LNG exporter?

Canada could become the world’s second biggest exporter of liquid natural gas (LNG) in less than two decades – despite not exporting any of the stuff now. That’s according to a report from the Conference Board of Canada, which suggests that new projects in the North American nation could eventually bump it above Australia and […]

Saudi Arabia could be oil importer by 2030

Saudi Arabia, the world’s biggest crude oil exporter, could risk being an oil importer in the next 20 years. Reports claim oil is being used for around half of the nation’s electricity production, growing at around 8% during peak times. Heidy Rehman, an analyst at Citi bank who made the claim in a report said: […]

Australia potential natural gas leader

Australia could be the world leader in exporting liquefied natural gas (LNG) within the next decade, a new report claims. Peter Kiernan, Lead Analyst in Energy at the Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) told ELN the country could have around 85million tonnes of LNG capacity by 2020. The EIU’s new report looked at the potential growth […]