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Water and energy conflict has transformed into a geopolitical

One of the significant factors hampering the process of integration of Central Asian countries, is the issue of the use of water and energy resources of the region. Historical background the current situation on this issue go to the former Soviet Union, when the region relied on joint water-energy and socio-economic complex of all-Union scale, the separation of all significant resources, including water and energy resources, by the so-called Centre, in other words Moscow, the collapse of this centralized system with the acquisition of the Central Asian countries of national independence, it changed not only the socio-economic situation, but also geopoliticheskoy the situation in the region.

07-11-2014 admin 3801 0

Who "will break" falling oil?
Проект: Markets: estimates and projections

Oil prices continue to fall and this puts immense pressure on producing countries around the world. But if some just will face certain difficulties, for others the continuation of the current trend threatens to collapse.

17-10-2014 admin 2228 0

What threatens Russia collusion between the US and Iran

About us-Iranian relations, the situation in the middle East and the prospects of exporting Iranian gas to Europe, "Expert Online" said the scientist-expert, Deputy Director of the Yerevan research center of "Noravank" Foundation Sevak Sarukhanyan.

12-10-2014 admin 1815 0

Black sea: a new frontier for energy geopolitics
Проект: The future of Russia and the world: estimates and projections

Black and Azov sea does not have huge stocks of oil and gas, but nonetheless may be attractive to some investors and oil companies. But the growing influence of Russia in the Black sea leaving little room for the plans of Western companies, and the risks of conflict in Ukraine remain too high.

12-10-2014 admin 2404 0

Goldman: global LNG projects at risk
Проект: Markets: estimates and projections

LNG projects in Africa, Canada and Australia will be suspended or even cancelled, because, according to Goldman Sachs Corp, a growing global demand decreases and the level of production in the U.S. increases.

12-10-2014 admin 2019 0

Energy center of gravity shifting to the East
Проект: The future of Russia and the world: estimates and projections

Alexander Oliveira, EY partner, head of group on rendering of services in the oil and gas industry in emerging markets, talked about trends in the oil and gas industry in Russia and prospects of the Asia-Pacific region as a consumer of hydrocarbons and also explained why the forecasts for production and supply of shale gas - a thing ungrateful.

12-10-2014 admin 2233 0

In the United States began oil hysteria. Turn close?
Проект: Markets: estimates and projections

In the American media, including The Wall Street Journal, New York Times and the Washington Post, broke "anxiety hysteria" about the prospects of oil production in the US due to the fall in oil prices.

11-10-2014 admin 1845 0

Greenspan: the Golden rule. Why Beijing is buying gold
Проект: Markets: estimates and projections

If China will pay in gold a relatively small part of its foreign exchange reserves comprising $ 4 trillion, the currency of the country will acquire an unexpected significance in the modern international financial system. Of course, trying to spend some of the reserves to an adequate amount of gold bullion to displace the United States from first place in the world reserves of monetary gold (at the spring 2014 American gold reserve amounted to 328 billion dollars), would be risky. However, the cost of failure — loss of profit plus the cost of storage — looks quite reasonable. The rest of the world, gold prices could certainly rise, but only for the period of accumulation. When China reaches its goal, they will have to fall.

07-10-2014 admin 2263 0

Gas geostrategy of Washington: on U.S. investment in energy infrastructure in Asia
Проект: Markets: estimates and projections

Today a lot written about the sensational 30-year gas contract between Russia and China, which became the largest transaction of this kind on the gas market. However, in our opinion, somewhat in the shadow of this event left a number of steps are key geopolitical players, which point to fundamental shifts and rebalancing of the entire global geo-economic system, which is based on the changes of "the oil factor" on "the gas factor".

06-10-2014 Имя Фамилия 3066 0

The Japanese took up the gas the fuel of the future?
Проект: New in Science

Japan today is the beginning of a trial extraction of methane hydrate - a form of natural gas, whose reserves, according to some experts, can largely solve the energy problems of the country. Special research vessel "Tiko" /"Earth"/ started drilling in the Pacific ocean 70 km South of the Atsumi Peninsula near Nagoya city on the East coast of the main Japanese island of Honshu.

30-09-2014 admin 3217 0