Press Releases

November 3, 2016
Luis Bertrán Rafecas Assumes Position of IGU Secretary GeneralBarcelona, 3 November 2016 - The International Gas Union (IGU) is pleased to announce that as of 1 November 2016, Mr. Luis Bertrán Rafecas has assumed the position of Secretary General, taking over from Pål Rasmussen.This transition...
October 25, 2016
Amsterdam, 25 October 2016 - The International Gas Union (IGU) is pleased to announce that at its annual Council Meeting it selected Iran to host the 16th International Gas Research Conference (IGRC), which will be held in Tehran in 2020. In awarding the IGRC to Iran, one of the leading...
April 12, 2016
The International Gas Union (IGU) today released its 2016 World LNG Report, which demonstrates how the global LNG industry is poised for growth and plays a key role in expanding access to natural gas in the world’s future energy mix. Natural gas is a vital energy resource that can lead to a lower...
April 12, 2016
  MEDIA RELEASE Russia to host world’s largest LNG Conference in 2022  The co-organizers of the LNG International Conference & Exhibition, the International Gas Union (IGU), the Gas Technology Institute (GTI) and the International Institute of Refrigeration (IIR...
December 3, 2015
IGU Releases Compelling Study on Urban Air Quality:[Click here to download the official press release.]Switch to Natural Gas Helps Mega-cities Dramatically Improve Air Quality andReduce Emissions of GHG and Air Pollutants – Enhancing and Saving Human Lives Paris/Oslo, 3 December 2015 -...