Category Archives: Oil

Clean Energy and Fossil Fuels in the Middle East: A Virtuous Cycle?

The coronavirus pandemic has overshadowed several issues that pre-crisis were top priorities for many governments and organizations around the world. […] Read More

The global oil market’s new, strange alliance

Measures aimed at containing the spread of Covid-19 have caused acute economic pain among major oil-producing countries, as the collapse […] Read More

Back to too much oil?

For most of the oil industry’s earlier history its overarching problem was not shortage but too many producers and too […] Read More

The oil-market crunch

This will be a watershed year in the history of oil markets. Since 2020 began, several unprecedented developments have taken […] Read More

Iraq: An oil giant with a chronic disease

Iraq has a major success story in its oil industry. It is one of the very few oil-rich countries in […] Read More

The Future of Oil and Gas Exploration: Event Highlights

Access for Women in Energy (AccessWIE), in collaboration with IHS Markit, organised an evening seminar on the Future of Oil […] Read More

A Saudi-U.S.-Russia Oil Deal Is Not a Good Idea

When Russia walked out on OPEC+ rather than contribute to more output cuts, Saudi Arabia turned on the crude taps. […] Read More

What Are the Medium-Term Implications of Saudi Arabia’s Oil Price War With Russia?

In a survey of experts on matters relating to Middle Eastern and North African politics and security carried out by […] Read More

Kuwait oil: Time to catch up

Kuwait sits on 102 billion barrels of proven oil reserves – an amount equivalent to 6 percent of the world’s […] Read More

Eastern Mediterranean Oil and Gas Outlook

In an interview given to Extractives Hub, a joint project between CEPMLP at Dundee University and DFID, Dr Carole Nakhle, […] Read More