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December 3, 2015
On the sidelines of the COP21 negotiations in Paris the International Gas Union (IGU) has just released a major study that emphasizes the immediate importance of air quality, even beyond the debate around 2 degrees and carbon reduction. As air quality problems in cities from Beijing to New Delhi...
November 3, 2015
The IGU Council meeting in Cartagena, Colombia, on 20-23 October was a great success thanks to the Colombian host and the joint effort of the IGU Presidency and Secretariat. Read more about the interesting workshops and the key decisions taken during the meetings here. The IGU...
October 2, 2015
Africa and the Middle East is the theme of this month's newsletter. IGU Regional Coordinator, Khaled Abubakr, has shared his insights to the recent gas developments of the region. IGU and the World Bank have organized a Gas Competence Seminar in Maputo, Mozambique. Read more, following this...
September 30, 2015
Gas Competence SeminarNatural Gas – driving Social and Economic DevelopmentEast and Southern African Perspective On 22-23 September 2015, the International Gas Union (IGU), in collaboration with The World Bank Group, and supported by SE4ALL, organized a regional Gas Competence Seminar...
September 2, 2015
 Are you curious of the changes to the IGU Council meeting or would like to know more about IGU's next conference, LNG 18? The September issue of the IGU newsletter has now been released. To access a pdf version, please click here.  The IGU newsletter is sent to members and...
July 31, 2015
How IGU is preparing for the 21st Conference of the Parties (COP 21) on Climate Change this December in Paris is one of the things you can read about in the August issue of the IGU newsletter. To access a pdf version, please follow this link. The IGU Newsletter is sent to members...
July 9, 2015
A new edition of the IGU Newsletter was released today. The July edition has gotten a brand new design and in it you can read about the new American Presidency and the Triennial Work Plan for the coming three years, exciting changes to the fall IGU Council meeting in Cartagena, that IGU now opens...
June 11, 2015
A special issue of the IGU Newsletter, concluding the 26th World Gas Conference in Paris 1-5 June, was released this week. Earlier newsletters can be found here.The IGU Newsletter is meant for members and others that are interested in IGU and the organisation's activities. If you wish to...
June 8, 2015
In relation to the 26th World Gas Conference 1-6 June, four new IGU reports were released:IGU Wholesale Gas Price Survey Report, 2015 EditionIGU Biogas Report 2015IGU Prospects for Natural Gas. Identifying the key developments that will shape the gas market in 2050IGU World LNG Report, 2015...
June 8, 2015
The new IGU Triennial Work Plan program for the 2015-2018 triennium was released at the IGU's World Gas Conference in Paris last week and can be accessed through the following link. Industry participants from all over the world are welcomed to get engaged in one of the Committees or Task...
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“The bottom line is that - in those instances where renewables are not a possible option yet - when we switch from polluting fuels to #naturalgas, we immediately get clean air by eliminating #pollution at the source” - IGU Secretary General, Luis Bertran #COP25 #TiempoDeActuar https://t.co/ITaRCJy7B8

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#COP25: concluded an important panel discussion on the urgent need for #CleanAir & #ClimateAction now. -> Natural gas can help achieve both! Newest Urban Air Quality case studies now available at https://t.co/Wne7lHzfgR. Muchas Gracias to our host @COP25CL and panelists! https://t.co/curyA5xZ9d

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“Improving air quality is a challenge for all of society. Our health and our quality of life are at stake.” 👋🏻 Hello from #COP25. https://t.co/4ZrzdG65Qi