Gas Industry Structure: Conducted a market study of the gas market and potential opportunities for investors in Cameroon. We also drafted a project structure and guidelines.
Prepared a high profile study into the development of gas trading after implementation of the EU Gas Directive (with Rambøll).
Gas transport Network Code: For the gas transport company of Naftogas Ukrainy, designed Rules of Access (Network Code) for gas suppliers to gain access to the gas transportation system. Giving presentations on international experience; presentations on options for Ukraine; designed draft Parameters and Rules of Access.
For Spanish gas transport company, advised on international transport tariffs and suggested methodologies for transport tariffs in Spain (with London Economics)
Supervising complex modelling, advising on electricity and gas markets and prices.
Gas market feasibility studies: We carried out three separate studies into the feasibility of developing gas market projects in three Levant countries, through UK based desk research. We analysed and considered the potential future gas markets, in power generation, industrial and distribution markets; estimated infrastructure development costs and arrived at estimated delivered costs to customers. We subsequently led market studies in country to confirm demand and cost estimates, covering markets in anchor power plant, industry, city distribution market.
For Buenos Aires gas distribution company, advised on international gas cost pass-through methods. This included a detailed analysis of Colombian gas cost pass through methodologies.
Regulatory support: Drafted gas sector licenses (with Denton Wilde Sapte lawyers), designed and produced gas storage tariffs.
Brazil electricity market study, conducted a study into the electricity market in Brazil, concentrating on the power generation market in South East Brazil.
Built up and produced costs of delivered gas to various power plants in southern Brazil along different competing pipeline routes.
Analysing fuel supply costs to power plants in southern Brazil. In advance of the privatisation of the Federal owned power generation company Gerasul, for this US investor, we prepared gas supply costs for power generation plants in Santa Catarina State in the south of Brazil, taking into account the costs of transportation via various competing international transportation routes. We modelled the results and arrived at the costs of delivered gas to the various power generation sites.
Regulatory support to NERC: For National Electricity Regulatory Commission of Ukraine (NERC) and for Ministry of Economy, appointed gas expert to advise on gas sector reforms and liberalisation, EC TACIS programmes, assisted UK study tour (a series of projects over four years).