Many doubts arise when considering investment into Upstream in 2022; will there be expanded restrictions on funds and financiers, or will there be a repeat of the demand slump in early 2021, or will OPEC+ utilize their reserves to shift the price point to one that suits their objectives best. Such uncertainties will often worry the generalist investor but for the energy specialist with experience of the oil and gas cycles, the near future looks far more enticing.
The Global Methane Pledge seeks to acknowledge the agreements that have preceded it and to build greater action upon those collaborations. Led by the US and the EU, together with 17 major economies, the Pledge was launched at COP26 to “catalyze global action and strengthen support for existing international methane emission reduction initiatives to advance technical and policy work that will serve to underpin Participants’ domestic actions.”
At the World Energy Capital Assembly on 29 November 2021, a panel of experts provided their insights on the ability of companies in the oil and gas sector to access and maintain capital in the current economic and political climate. This article builds on that panel discussion and considers how (E&P) companies are balancing their corporate image with the need to remain profitable and deliver investor returns.
As winter’s cold touch spreads across Europe, there is an uneasiness about how the frigid temperatures will be weathered as gas prices creep ever higher. The source of uncertainty for Europe’s gas consumers is broad; the traditional push and pull of Russian-EU energy geopolitics is alive and well, Covid demand and supply contractions have created imbalances throughout the value chain, while the global production levels of oil and gas remain constrained by OPEC+ and the surging market prices.
The global energy crunch has reintroduced vigour into the oil and gas markets, especially in Asia Pacific where the soaring demand for LNG as a replacement for oil and coal has led to a high-cost environment that doesn’t appear to be slowing.
Claudia Santos Cruz gives us insight into opportunities within Africa’s markets and how the current situation with Covid-19 and the oil price crash will impact projects going forward. Read more
Following on from WECAX Jack Ingram sat down with Kwaku Boakye-Adjei to discuss Ghana’s Tema LNG project – find out more and read about Sub Saharan Africa’s first regasification facility
The 8th of March marks International Women’s Day, a day the international community has dedicated to reflecting on the state of gender equality
In this episode of the Women’s Energy Council Podcast, Amalia Olivera-Riley joins us from Tullow Oil to discuss her journey to engineering and the vital role oil and gas will continue to play in the energy mix for many years to come. Listen here.
Jennifer Granholm has taken charge of the US Department of Energy, an appointment keenly watched as the country pivots toward a cleaner, greener future.
Logan Heffner joins us from Rye Ridge Resources, a Denver-based minerals and royalties aggregator focused on the Uinta Basin. Listen Here.
As part of the Minerals & Royalties webinar series we will be discussing Tech Innovation in the Minerals & Royalties Space. Register here to join the webinar debate (9 March 2021)
Take a deep dive into the top 5 most common types of underpayments oil & gas investors struggle with every day and learn how you can be proactive in identifying them to recover missing revenue.
Technology for Everyone: Enverus empowers small South Texas mineral holder with big mineral management technology. Download the case study here.
ERCE’s Global Upstream M&A Tracker is a quarterly product that provides an easy and detailed summary and analysis of global upstream M&A deals, both asset- and corporate-level. In this edition we cover upstream M&A activity over the last quarter of 2020 and summarise M&A trends for 2021.
Shaia Hosseinzadeh of OnyxPoint Global Management, joins the Investor Series Podcast to talks about investing in cyclical industries, their differentiated approach, the need for financial innovation and more.
During a recent Roundtable, Accenture and the Energy Council discuss the direction and approach to decarbonisation within the oil and gas sector.