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About IGU

What is IGU? As per today, IGU has 89 Charter members, 14 Premium Associate Members and 61 Associate members in 5 Continents. The members are marked in blue below.

 

The International Gas Union (IGU) was founded in 1931. It is a worldwide non-profit organisation registered in Vevey, Switzerland with the Secretariat currently located in Barcelona, Spain.

The mission of IGU is to advocate gas as an integral part of a sustainable global energy system, and to promote the political, technical and economic progress of the gas industry. The more than 160 members of IGU are associations and corporations of the gas industry representing over 95% of the global gas market. The working organisation of IGU covers the complete value of gas chain from exploration and production, transmission via pipelines and liquefied natural gas (LNG) as well as distribution and combustion of gas at the point of use.

IGU encourages international trade in gas by supporting non-discriminatory policies and sound contracting principles and practices, promoting development of technologies which add to the environmental benefits of gas and further enhance safe production, transmission, distribution and utilisation of gas.

IGU has the vision of being the most influential, effective and independent non-profit organisation, serving as the spokesperson for the gas industry worldwide.

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A memorable event and now we plan for a great WGC2021 in Daegu, Korean https://t.co/awTt0V2U90

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#tbt The story of a global #NaturalGas Pricing trend β€” away from regulated and toward market β€” from our 🌏 Gas Wholesale Price report. πŸ€“ #energypolicy #pricing. https://t.co/wW9LKkXHVM. https://t.co/FdHHxh3wlR

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#NaturalGasDay 2019πŸ“Tokyo🎌, ahead of #G20 Energy+Environment, IGU and Japan Gas Association release official communique on how #NaturalGas can help fight #climatechange and deliver an economically and environmentally sustainable energy future. 🌏 https://t.co/YkUHVX8sup.

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A constructive LNG Supplier/Buyer discussion at Natural Gas Day 2019, Tokyo. Transparency, liquidity and flexibility key elements of a growing LNG global market. @GECF_News @IEA @NatGasWorld https://t.co/GVxxnNtptP