Climate change: European disunion
19 September 2017
Consensus across the continent on energy and emissions policy is severely lacking
Norway's political storm warnings prove unfounded
18 September 2017
The country's election result should quell nerves in the oil and gas sector
Harvey tanks exports and production
8 September 2017
The hurricane seized up much of the Gulf Coast's infrastructure that keeps oil and fuel flowing to markets
Fuel for the fire in Iraq
7 September 2017
The Iraqi Kurds' quest for independence, to be tested in a forthcoming referendum, will force politicians to face up to the issue of disputed oilfields
France's Macronenergy
4 September 2017
France's new president has plans to transform his country's energy market. They are on a breathtaking scale
US gas bulls beware
15 September 2017
US gas production has been stronger than expected. The market will be hoping for a scorching summer and a quick ramp up of LNG facilities
India: more to discover?
13 September 2017
Upstream reforms have lured 45 bidders to the country’s offshore—part of a plan to reduce imports
Lebanon: tired of waiting
12 September 2017
The country has postponed its offshore bid round deadline amid continuing domestic and geopolitical uncertainties
Latest licensing rounds
11 September 2017
The industry's most comprehensive list of current and recent rounds for onshore and offshore licenses
Angola's upstream is back to business
1 September 2017
With a new president elected, the country will be keen to bolster oil and gas exploration to compensate for flagging output from mature fields
US shale—more where that came from
15 September 2017
America's shale industry is showing few signs of slowing down this year
A clean slate for Gulf refiners
14 September 2017
The region's refiners have less than three years to play their ace card as the IMO implements new sulphur limits on bunker fuel from 2020
India: the great gas demand hope
14 September 2017
With high import-dependency and rising gas demand, India is a prime target for LNG exporters. But price and infrastructure will decide how quickly the market develops
Israel: More gas customers, please
12 September 2017
The country has invoked new emergency regulations as offshore pipeline repairs reduce domestic supply—but is it a sensible move?
LNG gluts and cycles
12 September 2017
Structural oversupply is about to hit the market and some projects will have to curtail output to cope. But buyers and developers must take a longer-term view
Singapore shuffles its energy make-up
11 September 2017
The city state has no indigenous oil and gas output, so is diversifying its energy mix and beefing up its trading efforts
Energy storage gains momentum in Australia
7 September 2017
Canberra is ahead of the game when it comes to the biggest challenge for new energies
A new dawn for Saharan solar power?
8 September 2017
Plans are afoot to harness North African solar power to supply Europe, despite previous ill-fated efforts
Nuclear next for Egypt
6 September 2017
The country's expanding energy mix is aimed at ensuring steady electricity supply, thus minimising the risk of social unrest
Renewables: India's magic pill for energy demand?
24 August 2017
India may not meet all its ambitious clean energy targets, but renewables will play a vital role, alongside hydrocarbons, to help meet the country's burgeoning electricity consumption
Citi's oil bear makes a move
18 August 2017
One of Wall Street's best energy analysts is packing up to go and sell solar panels in Costa Rica. Over steak in London, Seth Kleinman explains why
Energy in future cities
11 August 2017
Populations are increasingly concentrated in urban settings, but metropolises don’t have to be planet polluters
US oil output set to reach record high
18 August 2017
The country's production has surged this year and is showing no signs of a slowdown
Cracks in the US shale recovery?
27 July 2017
Oil bulls shouldn't get too excited about those capex cuts yet
Gulf members try to shore up Opec's credibility
26 July 2017
But a pathway out of the cuts is still not clear
Companies are deciding to invest again, but can the other projects compete with US tight oil?
25 July 2017
Despite an increase in new projects sanctioned this year, shale still poses a threat
What will Russia do?
24 July 2017
The country's big producers have met most of the terms of the deal with Opec. But patience with the cuts is wearing thin
What can Opec do?
24 July 2017
The supply deal is stuck in limbo—the cutters have complied but stocks remain high and prices weak. What now?
Lukoil caught in the crossfire
6 September 2017
An investor favourite thanks to its Western-style management and handsome dividends, Lukoil could feel the fallout from a dispute between other major players
PdV’s cash concerns
15 August 2017
The Venezuelan company's plunging revenues show it is still struggling with lower prices and falling output
Venezuela living on the edge
2 August 2017
Venezuela's national oil company is under pressure from low prices, plummeting output and several self-inflicted wounds
Indian battleground
2 August 2017
Rosneft is expanding its reach in Asia, competing against Middle Eastern exporters
Petroleum Economist new look newsletter
24 July 2017
Our email newsletter has had a redesign, and will now be going out three times a week
Gas Asia Summit & Exhibition (GAS) 2017
26 July 2017
25-17 October 2017, Marina Bay Sands, Singapore
Mexico Energy Strategy Forum
3 July 2017
5 October, Four Seasons Hotel, Mexico City
Power Week
18 May 2017
13-17 November 2017, Singapore
24th Africa Oil Week
10 May 2017
23-27 October 2017, Cape Town, South Africa
WGC 2018 - The 27th World Gas Conference
4 May 2017
25-29 June 2018, Washington DC, US
The Petroleum Economist Awards, 2017
9 February 2017
Petroleum Economist’s annual awards ceremony returns on 21 November 2017