Author Archives: Dr Carole Nakhle

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

The Power of Markets in Driving the Energy Transition

Dr Carole Nakhle, CEO of Crystol Energy, explains in this special economics report published by Al Akhbar Newspaper, how the energy […] Read More

Russia’s energy diplomacy in the Middle East

The ‘Energy Strategy of Russia for the Period up to 2030’, published in 2010, highlights promoting ‘the strengthening of foreign […] Read More

The return of U.S. sanctions on Iran: consequences for the oil market

On May 8, 2018, the United States withdrew from the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), also known as the […] Read More

Global competition for upstream oil and gas investment

The international energy community is usually divided about conditions on the oil market. When prices increase, consuming nations complain and […] Read More

Increasing oil competition in Asia

When the first supertanker laden with crude oil left the Gulf Coast of the United States for Asia on February […] Read More