Author Archives: Dr Carole Nakhle

Oil and gas pins its hopes on new technologies

The renowned Scottish scientist and inventor Alexander Graham Bell once noted: “When one door closes, another opens.” This axiom well […] Read More

The IEA Launches the World Energy Outlook, 2018

On 13 November 2018, the IEA launched its gold standard of long-term energy analysis, the World Energy Outlook (WEO). The […] Read More

Digitalization in Oil and Gas Is Changing the People Equation

The issue of employment in the oil and gas industry has been a hot topic for a while, and a […] Read More

Technological Innovation Creates New Opportunities in Oil & Gas

When Thomas Edison patented his incandescent light bulb in 1879, the primary market for oil — or then kerosene, which […] Read More

OPEC’s next phase

Since its formation in 1960, the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) has attracted international interest. Its classification, influence […] Read More

GIS Dossier: How Turkey scored big in the gas pipeline game

Geopolitical Intelligence Services (GIS) “Dossiers” aim to give readers a quick overview of critical topics, regions or conflicts. This survey centers on […] Read More

New Technological Frontiers in the Oil & Gas Industry

Dr Carole Nakhle, CEO of Crystol Energy, authored the Newsweek Vantage thought leadership on New Technological Frontiers in Oil and Gas, […] Read More

Economic and Energy Aspirations of the Middle East

Twin Problems The Middle East has several features that distinguish it from the rest of the world. Apart from sitting […] Read More

On the Evolving Road Towards Female Empowerment

Ahead of Abu Dhabi’s flagship ADIPEC meeting on 12-15 November, Dr Carole Nakhle, CEO of Crystol Energy, talks about the […] Read More

On the Evolving Road Towards Female Empowerment

Ahead of Abu Dhabi’s flagship ADIPEC meeting on 12-15 November, Dr Carole Nakhle, CEO of Crystol Energy, talks about the […] Read More