Company profiles
A slimmer, fitter Adnoc
12 March 2018
With an eye on new paths being followed by NOCs in the neighbourhood, Abu Dhabi is injecting new energy into the firm
BP sees increasing energy sector competition
1 March 2018
The UK company's latest energy outlook flags up more diversity, but doesn’t predict an imminent collapse in oil demand
Saudi Aramco mixes it up
18 January 2018
While keeping oil at the core of its operations, Saudi Aramco is looking to a greener future and preparing to import gas for the first time
Long to-do list in Nigeria
18 January 2018
NNPC has expansion plans for its lucrative upstream, and hopes to stem losses in the downstream, as the company awaits major restructuring
Lukoil mulls Treasury shares sale option
19 December 2017
Russia's largest privately-owned oil producer hopes its new long-term strategy will help maintain its status as a market favourite
Saudi Aramco—the gentle giant
27 November 2017
Saudi Aramco's downstream reach is expanding fast, but its upstream operations remain central to both the company's future and that of the kingdom
Germany's smart connections
1 November 2017
The global energy system is entering a new, more collaborative phase. And Germany is leading the change, explains Andreas Kuhlmann, Chief Executive of the Deutsche Energie-Agentur (DENA)
Repsol: Energy in a digital world
26 October 2017
The rise of digitisation, data analytics especially, will help to meet rising energy demand, Repsol’s CEO Josu Jon Imaz says
Making a swift transition in the energy sector
18 October 2017
The rapid uptake of renewables, energy storage and electric vehicles is changing demand patterns for consumers, infrastructure needs and risk, says DNV GL Energy CEO Ditlev Engel
Transneft under fire
17 October 2017
The pipeline company's leaders are used to doing things their way, but a new shareholder, who has Kremlin-backing, sees things differently and wants changes
Repsol tuning up
10 October 2017
The Spanish major has tightened its belt, lifted its profitability and positioned itself to capitalise on an evolving market
The official launch of Gulf Quest LLC
4 October 2017
Gulf Publishing Company and Quest Offshore Resources have announced the launch of their new company, for the joint operation of offshore conferences
Petrobras—back from the brink?
2 October 2017
Brazil's state-run oil firm has had a brutal few years. Growth is its focus again, but a full recovery is still some way off
Gulf Publishing Company Launches LNG Intelligence Service for Energy Industry
29 September 2017
Energy Web Atlas tracks detailed data on hundreds of LNG projects, facilities around the globe
Recruitment: March of the Millennials
22 September 2017
How can the industry attract young, tech-savvy recruits to energy companies?
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
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
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
“Lower for longer is the new normal”
11 July 2017
Baker Hughes, a GE Company head Lorenzo Simonelli says newly merged firm is already adapting to the industry’s leaner environment
Suncor's long-term value
28 June 2017
Suncor is Canada's oil sands champion. It celebrates its hundredth anniversary this year
Pemex showing signs of life
14 June 2017
Austerity and higher prices have helped put the state firm back in the black. Deeper reforms are still needed
ExxonMobil back to basics
31 May 2017
The world's biggest oil firm is relying on science, technology and, increasingly, its domestic base to insulate it from weaker oil prices
PCG—growing into a dynamic future
12 May 2017
PCG charts future growth through petrochemical projects in PIC
Saudi Aramco's shifting strategy
11 May 2017
Saudi Aramco has big plans for expanding its refining capacity and it won’t let oil-price volatility stand in the way, Abdulaziz Judaimi, the company's downstream vice president, says
All options open on Canadian LNG, says Petronas CEO
9 May 2017
Malaysia's flagship energy firm has its sights set on China's import market
Adapting to oil's new reality
9 May 2017
The industry has been battered by price volatility over the past two years. For ConocoPhillips, adaptation is the key to not just surviving, but thriving