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Mr R K Batra

IntroductionThe exploration and production of shale gas in the United States (US) has been a game changer, making the country self-sufficient in natural gas over the last few years. The US has the advantage of knowing the...

Mr R K Batra

In July 2013, gas started flowing through a 800 km pipeline from the port town of Kyaukpyu in Myanmar to Kunming in the Chinese province of Yunnan. Gas is sourced from the Shwe offshore gasfield located close to the port. The pipeline has been...

Mr R K Batra

The Rangarajan committee's recommendation that domestic natural gas be priced at $8.2 per mmBtu, based on a mix of international prices, has provoked strong and varied reactions across stakeholders. This is because it is almost double the current...

Mr R K Batra

The rapid growth of LNG business in the country is being hailed as the next big thing in the oil and gas industry. While experts are optimistic on the future of LNG, they have also cautioned on the need to weed out the challenges to ensure...

Mr R K Batra

The government on May 30, 2012 announced the constitution of a committee under the chairmanship of C. Rangarajan, Chairman, Prime Minister's Economic Advisory Council's (PMEAC), to review the existing production sharing contracts (PSCs). In this...

Mr R K Batra

Natural gas is a relatively nascent industry, and there are many issues which need to be speedily resolved for this industry to grow and prosper.

In its judgement on the Ambani dispute, the Supreme Court has said that the government must...

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