Yearly Archives: 2015

Oil Price: Back to the Future

In the hope of getting a better insight into how the future might pan out, it is of interest to […] Read More

Egypt signs deal with Russia’s Rosatom to build its first nuclear power plant

Dr Carole Nakhle, Director, Crystol Energy, comments on nuclear power plans across the Middle East and North Africa, focusing on Egypt’s deal […] Read More

ISIL sells its oil, but who is buying it?

Al Jazeera, 6 December 2015 Thanks to the illicit oil trade, millions of dollars enter the Islamic State of Iraq […] Read More

No White Smoke from OPEC Meeting

Dr Carole Nakhle, Director, Crystol Energy, comments on OPEC December meeting, Saudi Arabia’s strategy, the current oil market conditions and […] Read More

IEA's World Energy Outlook 2015

Watch Christof Rühl, Global Head of Research at the Abu Dhabi Investment Authority and BP’s former Chief Economist, commenting on the […] Read More

Turkish Involvement in Daesh Oil Smuggling Operations Real, Extent Unknown

Dr Carole Nakhle, Director, Crystol Energy, comments on Daesh oil smuggling operations and the role of Turkey in an article […] Read More

Who is buying ISIL’s oil?

Watch Dr Carole Nakhle, Director, Crystol Energy, discussing ISIL’s lucrative oil trade with Hazem Sika, Inside Story, Al Jazeera English, […] Read More

The Million Dollar Question: How is ISIL selling oil and who is buying it?

Dr Carole Nakhle, Director, Crystol Energy, comments on The Million Dollar Question: How ISIL is selling oil and who is […] Read More

Electricity Sector Developments in Ghana

Theo Acheampong, Associate, Crystol Energy, spoke to Ghanaian media on the sidelines of the Africa Oil Governance Summit on developments […] Read More

Getting a fair deal in petroleum contracts: fiscal regimes, negotiations and political settlement

Theo Acheampong, Associate, Crystol Energy, spoke on Getting a fair deal in petroleum contracts: fiscal regimes, negotiations and political settlement at […] Read More