Natural Gas Production: Will Australia Overtake Qatar?
Energy providers Shell and INPEX have been in a head-to-head race for many years now. Both have developed billion-dollar natural gas production facilities that will enter into operation at about the same time. But, a winner is emerging: Australia.
Nord Stream 2: How Do You Secure an Underwater Pipeline?
The planned subsea pipeline Nord Stream 2 is highly disputed. In addition to political points of discussion, environmental protection remains at the forefront of the debate. Construction of a 1,200-kilometer pipeline across protection areas in the Baltic Sea could cause enormous damage – as would leaks. Advanced safety measures are of extreme importance.