Israel hopes to end burning coal for powergen by 2030. And with Greece’s Energean taking FID on its $2.1bn Karish offshore development this month after last year’s move to development at 22tcf Leviathan, a lot of gas is chasing this extra demand.

Greek firm Energean last week took a final investment decision (FID) at its 3tcf Karish and Tanin fields offshore Israel, though Phase-1 will only see the 1.8tcf Karish field developed. Energean expects the total outlay to first gas to...