Nicholas Newman an Oxford based energy journalist and copywriter, who writes, researches, analyses and comments about the energy business. Nicholas covers all aspects of the global energy business including: Oil and gas exploration & production Power generation including renewables and nuclear Energy technology innovation Investments and markets Regulation and policy making Leadership and management issues Clients appreciate Nicholas’s abilities to deliver energy writing that examines complex trends, drivers and issues affecting investment markets, trading, policies, risks, exploration, production and distribution issues in energy resources.
Gazprom's future in Europe Written on 11 April 2016 by Nicholas Newman Future Russian-owned Gazprom is the EU’s largest foreign supplier of gas accounting for around 30 per cent of Europe’s total gas consumption of 543 bcm (billion cubic metres) in 2013 reports the IEA 2014. Until summer 2014, buoyed by the rising price of gas alongside oil, Gazprom consolidated its market position, with a shopping spree across Europe for assets of energy companies and pipeline construction such as Nordstream, linking Russian gas fields with major European markets such as Germany, Holland and France.
This feature takes a look at the efforts of both Baltic States and the EU to solve the energy island problem faced by the Baltic States, as a result of the breakup of the Soviet Union.
Pipeline operators in North America are facing difficult times, this feature takes a look at the impact of some of the market, regulatory and policy issues affecting stakeholders throughout the value chain. As well as an analysis of future prospects.
This feature takes a look at the science behind lubrication and the role it plays in our lives. In addition, examines the latest innovations and market trends affecting the lubrication.