Category Archives: Geopolitics

Geopolitical Risks in the Middle East: Event Summary

Access for Women in Energy (AccessWIE) organised a roundtable dinner discussion on the geopolitical risks in the Middle East on […] Read More

Caspian oil and gas in a world of plenty

Back in the 1990s, following the collapse of the Soviet Union, the Caspian Sea was described as the next Alaska […] Read More

Energy and Geopolitics in CIS: Event Summary

On Thursday 15 June 2017, as part of its energy talk series, Access for Women in Energy (AccessWIE) organised a […] Read More

Doha meeting fails to reach an agreement

In an article published by The Economist “Drill Will” on 23 April 2016, Dr Carole Nakhle, Director, Crystol Energy, comments […] Read More

Iran’s Oil Comeback: The Awakening of a Giant?

The lifting of economic and trade sanctions in relation to Iran’s nuclear programme means that the Islamic Republic should be […] Read More

Energy Bill: Lords third reading

Lord David Howell, Chairman of the Advisory Board of Crystol Energy, talks about carbon capture and storage (CCS), as well as the functions […] Read More

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

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

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

Zohr Field: Eni’s Latest Gas Discovery

Dr Carole Nakhle, Director, Crystol Energy, comments on Eni’s latest gas discovery, Zohr field, in Egypt, in an article written […] Read More