This course looks at key legal and regulatory issues facing the LNG market in Asia Pacific today, from contracting strategies to policy initiatives and pricing pressures, including price reviews and renegotiations. The complete LNG value chain is also considered, with the alignment of upstream, midstream and downstream components and practical examples of integrated LNG import (regasification) and LNG to Power projects.
- How are Independent Power Producers (IPPs) being developed?
LNG Importation and Regasification options: South-East Asia Focus
- Onshore regasification unit (ORU)
- Re-gasification terminal (RGT)
- Floating storage unit (FSU)
- Floating storage and regasification unit (FSRU)
Integrating LNG supply
- What is the role of gas in the power sector in South-East Asia?
- Analysis of current status of project finance
Price Review and Arbitration
- Latest updates using case study examples of arbitration cases
Monday 1 April, 2019
|Tea and coffee break (30 minutes)|
Richard Nelson is a partner in King & Spalding’s Projects and Energy practice, based in the firm’s Singapore office. Richard focuses on energy-related projects and transactions in Asia Pacific, including on a range of oil and gas and LNG matters.
Based in Singapore since 2008, Richard regularly advises international oil and gas companies, host governments, project developers and sponsors in jurisdictions across southeast Asia and the wider Asia-Pacific region.
With extensive experience in the Asian energy field, Richard works with clients on energy-related transactions and projects, particularly in the upstream oil and gas, liquefied natural gas (LNG) and power sectors. He has counselled clients on large numbers of LNG import projects in the region and beyond.
Richard is currently ranked as a Band 1 energy lawyer in Singapore and Asia-Pacific by the leading law directories, including Chambers and Legal 500. He has also been listed by the IFLR 1000 guide as a ‘leading lawyer’ in Energy and Infrastructure, Project Development, Banking, Project Finance and M&A.