Sectors

  • PdV starts its recovery in the Orinoco

    Venezuela’s economy is cratering. But the state firm has a new development strategy for its heavy oil play. Justin Jacobs, in the Orinoco Belt, reports


  • Industry must hold its nerve

    THESE are nervous times for the energy industry. The sector has yet to fully find its feet following the collapse of oil’s latest bull run.


  • Signs of change in Venezuela


  • A view from Asia

    Pessimism over the oil price reigned at this year’s Asia Oil and Gas conference, in the Malaysian capital Kuala Lumpur, but some argued that the downturn could yield benefits for the industry. Justin Jacobs reports


 

Latest issue: May 2015

Don’t forget the oil

FOR the past few years industry executives have been talking up natural gas. Excited by the possibilities of a hydrocarbon that is, thanks to shale, considered globally abundant, relatively clean to burn, and easy to ship, the enthusiasts have proclaimed that the 21st century will belong to the fuel.


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