Copyright © Nikki Jones 2013-
P U B L I S H E D A R T I C L E S
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.
Premature Predictions for
Turkey is slipping into authoritarianism and conflict. How stable is the West's key ally and oil supply route?
A Key Transit State in Crisis
An Unassuming Hub
Most inhabitants of this strategically important oil export centre are unaware of their town's significance in the world economy.
The Implications of Peace
Discoveries of gas in the Eastern Mediterranean have surprised the world. Will they
help build bridges of peace or simply exacerbate tensions in this conflict-
The Levantine Basin:
Prospects and Pitfalls
Saudi Arabia is the world’s only ‘swing producer’, able to increase and decrease production at will. But is this a role it wants to have – and has it actually got the ability to perform it?
The World’s Swing Producers
A complicated war