Category Archives: Policy

After Paris climate deal, major changes are still a long way off

The article was first published on 19 February 2016 Apart from the collapse of world oil prices, 2015’s most important […] Read More

Dossier: The impact of oil and gas

GIS’s new “Dossier” series aims to give readers a quick overview of the analysis of key topics, regions or conflicts. […] Read More

Return of Cheap Energy?

The latest drop in the oil price is further evidence, if it was needed, that the world is awash with […] Read More

Behind the World’s Biggest IPO

In this article, Dr Carole Nakhle, Director of Crystol Energy, comments on Saudi Arabia’s plan to IPO a share of […] Read More

Tunisia’s fragile transition

Tunisia will always be remembered as the country that started the Arab Spring. The wave of protests that began there […] Read More

Assessing the Investment Climate in Iran: Event Summary

On Monday 6 February 2017, as part of its energy talk series, Access for Women in Energy organised an event on assessing […] Read More

UK Parliament Committee discusses strategic relations

On 1 February 2017, Dr Carole Nakhle, Director of Crystol Energy, gave evidence to the International Relations Committee at the […] Read More

The Historic Agreement between OPEC and Non-OPEC on Production Cuts

In an interview given to Stasa Salacanin from The New Arab, Dr Carole Nakhle, Director of Crystol Energy, comments on […] Read More

Major energy events in 2016 and their effect on 2017

Dr Carole Nakhle, Director of Crystol Energy, shares her insights on the major developments that shaped the global energy scene in […] Read More

The Year of the Unexpected

2016 was the year of events people failed to foresee. The first was that, in the middle of the year, […] Read More