Is the smart city hype cycle over? Have concerns about cost, security and public skepticism finally won out over the benefits of efficiency, sustainability and public safety? Maybe, maybe not. Read on to learn more.
Recent reports by Indonesian media project a 4 percent annual decline in natural gas production during the next four years. Declining production is in direct conflict with the government’s 2025 national Gas Roadmap plans for natural gas to contribute 20 percent to the national energy mix.
To gain maximum value in an industry so dependent upon its supply chain to drive innovation, water companies need partners who understand and can realise the potential for digital data gathering, manipulation and analytics to deliver data and insight driven outperformance of financial and operational targets.
Six years after the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission’s (FERC) passage of Order 1000, progress has been made in most markets toward compliance. However, the number of actual competitive solicitations has been limited, particularly when compared to initial industry expectations.
Current market trends point to smaller-scale FLNG projects being more profitable in the long-term, but regardless of size, developing a sustainable business model will involve overcoming financing hurdles.