26 Jul '11, 3pm

Could a Natural Gas Cartel Emerge?: We've learned to loathe OPEC for oil. Will we have to deal with an OGEC for

July 26, 2011 at 11:15AM by Jim DiPeso | comment The oil market is global, which is a root cause of the economic and geopolitical briar patches in which the oil-intense U.S. regularly finds itself. Bomb a pipeline in the Middle East, blow over an offshore rig in a hurricane, or run up fuel demand in China and the global market will react. The results will soon show up at the corner gas station. Not so with natural gas, according to a MIT report examining prospects for natural gas. Natural gas markets are regional and respond to their own dynamics. Transportation is one reason why. Oil is easy to move around, by pipeline or by ship. Natural gas can be moved easily overland by pipeline, but moving it over water by ship is far more cumbersome than moving oil over water. You have to chill natural gas down to a liquid state, load it into a tanker, then regasify the fuel once it...

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