Located at the heart of our luxurious brand new networking-friendly venue was the Flame 2014 Village. This interactive central space enabled attendees to network, hold meetings in between sessions and offer useful services such as a business centre and charging zone. Moving away from rows of exhibit displays, the Village is a high-traffic area that promotes face-to-face business conversations in a more relaxed and enjoyable setting. Below are some of the exciting new features that were on offer in the Flame 2013 Village:
The TAQA Coffee House
This area is a relaxed seated area enabling delegates to keep up to date with the latest news and industry developments while at Flame. There will be a news TV screen and the day’s papers available to read. The perfect area to keep up to date with the world.Would you like to host the news room?
The Flame Business Lounge
|Hear about the latest strategic & technical developments in the industry and discover services available that could help your business. Exhibition stands offer you the chance to speak with the developers of new industry projects, product experts & industry consultants. There's only a few exhibition stands left.. Would you like to have an exhibition stand?|
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If you would like to learn more about how Flame 2014 can benefit your business, please contact Luke Raphael today. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org or call +44 (0) 20 7017 7233.
Founded in 1909, Platts is a leading global provider of energy, petrochemicals and metals information and a premier source of benchmark prices for those markets. Platts' news, pricing, analytics, commentary and conferences help customers make better-informed trading and business decisions and help the markets operate with greater transparency and efficiency. Customers in 150 countries benefit from Platts’ coverage of the oil, petrochemicals, natural gas, electricity, coal, nuclear power, shipping and metals markets. A division of The McGraw-Hill Companies, Platts has approximately 700 employees in more than a dozen cities worldwide, including London, Dubai, Singapore, New York and Houston. Visit http://www.platts.com for more information.
BG Group is an international natural gas company active in over 25 countries across the world. Its centre of gravity lies in exploration and production but it works right along the gas-chain, connecting competitively priced gas to high-value markets. BG Group produces from the UKCS natural gas equivalent to around 7% of UK consumption and will shortly be producing hydrocarbons from Norway where its exploration drilling programme began in 2007. BG Group is a major global LNG player and has recently moved into shale gas and coal seam gas activities in the US and Australia respectively. BG Group is also a partner in some of the huge pre salt oil discoveries of recent years in the Santos Basin offshore Brazil.
GasTerra is an international company trading in natural gas. It operates on the European energy market and has a significant share of the Dutch gas market. It also provides gas-related services. The company has a strong purchasing position and has over 40 years’ experience in purchasing and selling natural gas.
GasTerra fulfils a public role regarding the implementation of the Dutch government’s ‘small fields policy’. The aim of this policy is to encourage the production of Dutch natural gas from the smaller gas fields.
GasTerra is customer-focused and strives to maintain long-term relationships with market players and to put in place sales contracts which express the market value of the natural gas and related services.
GRTgaz operates, maintains and develops a 32,000 km-long natural gas transmission system in France. GRTgaz guarantees a transparent and non discriminatory access to its network for all players. Our offer involves commercializing natural gas transport capacities, network connection services, and full access to a dynamic wholesale gas market with 95 shippers (end 2012).
France is at the crossroads of European gas networks, and represents 10% of the European natural gas consumption. With the high growth of electricity generation from natural gas, a stable rise of gas demand is expected over the next 10 years, which will boost the dynamism of the French market.
Committed to designing a more liquid and interconnected European gas market, GRTgaz builds its offers within its Concertation Gaz process that brings together shippers and industrial customers seeking to optimize their supplies.
+33 1 55 66 40 00
The Energy Branch of Pöyry Management Consulting is the leading advisor to
Europe’s energy markets, providing strategic, commercial, regulatory and policy advice to Europe’s energy markets using our problem solving, modelling and economics expertise and a practical and down-to-earth approach to our clients' requirements. Our team of over 250 energy specialists, located across 15 offices in 12 countries worldwide, offers unparalleled expertise in the rapidly changing energy sector. Within Europe and worldwide our clients include utilities, generating companies, energy distributors, suppliers, energy traders, financial institutions, governments, regulators, the European Commission, the World Bank, trade associations and industrial energy users.
Pöyry Management Consulting also produces the renowned ILEX Energy Reports which provide detailed projections for the price of wholesale electricity, gas, carbon and green certificates in Europe’s liberalised energy markets.
Royal Dutch Shell plc is a major multinational energy and petrochemical company. Shell consists of the upstream businesses of Exploration & Production and Gas & Power and the downstream businesses of Oil Products and Chemicals. We also have interests in other industry segments such as Renewables, Hydrogen and CO2. Shell is active in more than 130 countries and territories and employs 108,000 people worldwide.
In Kazakhstan Shell operates in several business sectors including oil and gas exploration & production, hydrocarbon transportation and oil products marketing.
Shell has a range of Upstream interests including a 16.81% share in the North Caspian PSA (which includes the Kashagan field), a 40% share in the CMOC (Caspi Meruerty Operating Company) joint operating company which is seeking to develop the Pearls prospect, a 5.5% involvement in the CPC pipeline, and a 50% share in the Arman onshore oil field.
To date, Shell has invested into Kazakhstan’s economy approximately 3 billion US dollars.
For detailed information please contact Shell Kazakhstan Development B.V.
Astana office: +7 7172 555 444
Statoil is an international energy company with operations in 40 countries. Building on more than 35 years of oil and gas production on the Norwegian continental shelf, Statoil is committed to accommodating the world’s energy needs in a responsible manner, applying technology and creating innovative business solutions. Statoil is headquartered in Norway with 30,000 employees worldwide, and is listed on the New York and Oslo Stock Exchange.
For more information, please visit www.statoil.com
Storengy is a company of GDF SUEZ dedicated to underground storage. With a total storage capacity of 12.5 Gm³ Storengy is the first storage operator of natural gas in Europe. It currently operates 22 storage facilities across France, Germany and the United Kingdom and is considering new market opportunities outside Europe.
The only European player with a fully integrated business model Storengy combines technical operatorship and asset management. Storengy is recognized for its in-depth expertise of the flexibility markets and its innovative commercial skills as well as its highly skilled engineers and technicians.
Storengy employs 1000 persons, including a team of more than 30 top experts in geosciences.
Abu Dhabi National Energy Company PJSC (TAQA)
Abu Dhabi National Energy Company (TAQA) is a global energy company majority owned by the Abu Dhabi Government and listed on the Abu Dhabi Securities Exchange. Our activities include oil and gas, power generation and water desalination across five continents.
With operations in the UK, the Netherlands and North America, our oil and gas business includes exploration and production, storage and pipelines. We produce almost 137,000 barrels of oil equivalent per day in the North Sea and North America, as well as operating and developing extensive gas storage facilities in the Netherlands.
TAQA Power and Water operates in 11 countries; the United Arab Emirates, Morocco, Saudi Arabia, Ghana, India, Oman, Curacao, the Bahamas, Trinidad and Tobago, Jamaica and the United States.
TAQA is the majority owner in the facilities that provide 98% of the water and electricity requirements in the Emirate of Abu Dhabi. Our combined power capacity equates to 13,729 MW and 594 MIG/d of desalinated water capacity.
Established in 2005, our entrepreneurial culture has laid the foundations for long-term sustainable growth building on our commitment to people, safety and the environment. For further information, please visit: www.taqaglobal.com
"2012 was a great edition of the Flame Conference!"
"I learnt a lot and the networking opportunities are remarkable"
"The quality of debate was impressive- the industry speakers debated the real issues impacting the gas industry today more openly and honestly than ever before"