In Partnership with the NYSE, the Energy Council was delighted to return to New York on 17 May 2022 to bring together 200+ decision makers from institutional investors, private equity funds, E&P companies & emerging clean tech companies as they look to collaborate and navigate the evolving energy investment landscape as a result of the disruption brought about by the energy transition.
The practical steps oil & gas companies can take to decarbonize their portfolios and improve their ESG ratings
Decarbonisation goals must be aligned with the practicalities to ensure neither factor of the ‘energy trilemma’ – affordability, accessibility and sustainability – are compromised by the pursuit of one aspect over another.
ESG ratings have become an important metric, used by investors, financiers and credit risk agencies to assess the compatibility of an organisation with global climate goals. The Paris Climate Accords have influenced institutional lenders to be more cautious in their approach to high-emissions industries, with oil and gas producers being among the central targets.
The Energy Council have been monitoring the impact of the Russian invasion of Ukraine, and on 27 April 2022, we hosted a webinar to explore the short, mid, and long-term impacts on the energy sector. Read the key takeaways from the webinar here.
The Energy Council has selected some of the most promising oil and gas companies to look out for this year. We examine their unique approaches to maintaining relevance within the sector and their approaches to reimagining their business models.
The Energy Council sat down with Kaveh Pourteymour, Founder & CEO, CIO Global Solutions ahead of WECA 2022. His area of expertise Digital Strategy and transformation in highly complex environments. Find out more.
Axora, CEO, Ritz Steytler joins Jack Ingram from the Energy Council, today to fill you in on what the series has in store. Follow the Innovation Forecast topic on the Axora Community now to see new episodes as they launch each week. Listen here.
Fundraising in any shape, capacity or form can be a tedious and stressful process for companies of any size or make up. The Minerals and Royalties industry is no exception to this phenomenon. Before understanding this process one should get rid of the ‘Go Fund Me account’ thought process as that is not the case in this industry. A vast mixture of expertise and experience will always come into play.
Brennan Potts, CEO, Accelerate Real Asset Management joins the Royalties & Minerals Council – Renewables Series to tell us about his team’s launch of Activate Renewables which received a $500mm commitment to buy rents & royalties interests in wind, solar, and energy storage projects across the US. Listen here.
Charlie Schufeldt, CEO of Elk Range Royalties, came onto the podcast to discuss a recent transaction they made in the Permian, which consisted of 2,000+ NRAs in the core of the Midland & Delaware Basins.. Listen here.
It may seem as if the NOCs time as pure O&G players may be limited, but they are certainly not leaving the game. Oil and gas will remain central to energy security throughout the developing world and across much of the developed world, in industrial settings at the very least. What can be said with some certainty, is that a diverse energy mix that includes significant renewable generation is crucial to the mandate of NOCs to supply affordable and consistent energy to their population.
David Garofalo, Chairman & CEO, Gold Royalty Corp., came onto the podcast to walk us through his background in the precious metals space and some of the trends he has seen with precious metals royalty companies over the last few decades. Listen here.
Kongsberg Digital and Shell International Exploration & Production Enter Into a Strategic Partnership Agreement
Kongsberg Digital and Shell International Exploration & Production entered into a Strategic Partnership Agreement in June 2021. Find out more about the partnership.
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.
Sukuk Finance Roundtable: Understanding the structures, considerations and trends behind this emerging sector
Sukuk Finance Roundtable: Understanding the structures, considerations and trends behind this emerging sector. Energy Council recently hosted a virtual roundtable to bring together industry leaders on this topic. Read the key takeaways.
Nick Dell’Osso, Executive Vice President & Chief Financial Officer, Chesapeake joins the podcast to talk about about where the company stands today having emerged from Chapter 11 Bankruptcy earlier in 2021. Listen to the full episode here.
Royalties & Minerals Council brings you Kitchen Table War Stories. Series Crosby Shaver, CEO of Blue Darter Energy joins us to tell a few crazy stories about a heated minerals deal negotiation with an old family friend & a messy partnership that landed a mineral owner in jail. Listen here.
If a gas producer adheres to emissions reductions and ESG regulations, they can obtain a Responsibly Sourced Gas (RGS) certificate. This means a company has produced a premium product, one that is actively seeking to reduce GHG emissions through integrating more efficient processes, reducing or stopping gas flaring and powering production with renewables – with the intention to reach net-zero emissions.