Copyright © Nikki Jones 2013-
P U B L I S H E D A R T I C L E S
The oil super-
Is the hydrocarbon industry’s role simply to create wealth or to take a leadership role on corruption and the environment? Petex’s forum delivered two explicit challenges to the industry…
The World in our Hands?
In a rare, candid interview with a Wall Street oil analyst, Lee Raymond, CEO of ExxonMobil 1999 to 2005, was asked what was the one issue that kept him awake at night? His reply was ‘reserve replacement’…
Thirteen Years in the Life of
Premature Predictions for LNG?
For an industry that is used to long term contracts and guaranteed markets, changes are proving unsettling. A predicted 2020s gas glut is looking less certain.
Despite record levels of capital investment since 2005, oil production outside of
North America has virtually flat-
Capital Discipline -
Scientists tells us that any rise in global temperatures needs to be limited to less
than two degrees over pre-
Displacing coal is the primary focus. Does gas provide a useful stepping stone to a decarbonised future?
How much do fossil fuel companies benefit from the public purse?
Levelling the Playing Field
Investing under a carbon cloud
Not Seeing the Wood for the Trees