How Changing Economics and Technology will Impact the Energy Industry

Energy economics are changing. With uncertainty, even volatility surrounding future energy demand, pricing, a circular plastics economy and other market forces, companies need to be prepared to remain profitable. Where does digitalization and AI technology fit into the equation? What are industry leaders doing today to gain a competitive edge?

Dr Carole Nakhle, CEO of Crystol Energy, along Lee Nichols, Senior Editor, Hydrocarbon Processing and Ron Beck, Energy Industry Director, AspenTech, discussed the impact of changing economics and technology on the energy industry on Wednesday, 16 October 2019.

Topics that were addressed included:

  • What’s required to realistically achieve sustainability?
  • How will the circular economy impact the downstream market?
  • How will digitalization shape operations in the refining/petrochemicals industry?

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