Monthly Archives: October 2015

Privatisation and the UK Energy Industries

Lord David Howell, Chairman of the Advisory Board of Crystol Energy, opened the debate on the “Case for private ownership of industries and […] Read More

Oil markets and the climate debate

Christof Rühl, Global Head of Research at Abu Dhabi Investment Authority (ADIA) and member of Crystol Energy’s Advisory Board, comments on OPEC’s […] Read More

Market mechanisms will determine the future of Arctic energy business

Shell’s decision to suspend its Alaskan Arctic drilling activities in September 2015 confirms what many experts have long argued: the […] Read More

Can Climate Change Policies and Hydrocarbons Live Together in the Middle East and North Africa? – Watch the Webcast

17 September 2015, Beirut At this year’s G7 summit, world leaders signaled the end of the fossil fuel era that […] Read More

Iran nuclear deal: unlocking oil and gas investment opportunities

After several years of negotiations, Iran and six world powers reached a deal on Tehran’s nuclear programme on 14 July […] Read More

Licensing and Upstream Petroleum Fiscal Regimes: Assessing Lebanon, Cyprus and Israel’s Choices

Doubts have been raised and criticisms continue to be made about Lebanon’s choice of upstream petroleum fiscal terms and strategies […] Read More

Privatisation and the UK Energy Industries

Lord David Howell, Chairman of the Advisory Board of Crystol Energy, will open the debate on the “Case for private ownership […] Read More

Access for Women in Energy Newsletter – Sep 2015

The September 2015 edition of Access for Women in Energy Newsletter features a variety of recent stories on women’s presence and […] Read More

Black Gold – Still a Man’s World?

I am standing on the main oil producing platform of Gullfaks C, the heaviest infrastructure ever made by man, 150 […] Read More

Did the UK Miss Out on £400 Billion Worth of Oil Revenue? – Keith Myers and David Manley, NRGI

The UK and Norway oil and gas sectors provide an ideal comparison through which to compare the outcomes from different […] Read More