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LOG904-144 Gas Transport Infrastructure Planning.

LOG904-144 Gas Transport Infrastructure Planning.

Course code: 
LOG904-144
Course name: 
Gas Transport Infrastructure Planning.
Program of study: 
MSc in Logistics - Seminars
Campus: 
Molde
Credits: 
2.5
Level of study: 
2. syklus (master)
Teaching semester: 
2016 Høst
Assessment semester: 
2016 Høst
Language of instruction: 
Engelsk
Language of examination: 
Engelsk
Language of litterature: 
Engelsk
Course content

The course will cover the following topics: -Overview of the Norwegian gas transport sector: main players, gas transport modes (pipelines and LNG), physical characteristics of the pipeline network (capacity, export routes, system of hubs).

  • Regulation in the Norwegian gas sector: the license system, investment planning process, the role of authorities, tariff system.
  • Social Cost-Benefit Analysis of the gas infrastructure development: the European practice and applications in the Norwegian gas sector. Environmental impacts of gas processing and transportation.
  • Valuing the flexibility in gas infrastructure investments using the Real Option valuation techniques.

The evaluation form will be based on a grading from A to F.