2023: The Year of Renewable Energy Dominance?

As we move further into 2023, the energy industry is facing numerous challenges and opportunities. Here are ten predictions for how the industry will evolve in the coming year: Renewable energy sources will continue to dominate investment: In 2023, renewable energy sources such as wind, solar, and hydropower will attract the majority of new investment […]

Why Inclusion Should be a Prerequisite for Corporates

Corporate inclusion is the practice of creating a workplace environment where individuals from diverse backgrounds feel valued, respected, and included. In today’s fast-paced world, where businesses operate in a highly competitive and globalized market, corporate inclusion is a necessity rather than a luxury. A diverse and inclusive workplace fosters creativity, innovation, and productivity, which ultimately […]

Renewable Energy Sources That Will Shape the Future of Energy Production

As the world moves towards a sustainable future, renewable energy sources are becoming increasingly important. With the rising demand for energy, it is essential to find alternatives that are cleaner and more sustainable. In this blog, we will explore some of the renewable energy sources that are likely to shape the future of energy production. […]

What to Expect at COP27 in Egypt

As a follow-up to the Upstream Ahead Summit 2021, a Monitoring Committee was formed to chart the way forward for the India oil & gas industry.

It Isn’t an Easy Road Ahead for India’s and Japan’s Green Ambitions

Amid severe power shortages and rising global energy insecurity, Japan and India, Asia’s second- and third-largest economies, are in a race to meet ambitious 2030 climate goals. Getting there will require enormous new spending—a prospect that is far from guaranteed. As the world’s largest energy consumer, China gets most of the climate-policy attention in Asia. […]

Ripple Effects from Russia-Ukraine War Test Global Economies

The Russia-Ukraine war is having an outsized impact on the global supply chain, impeding the flow of goods, fueling dramatic cost increases and product shortages, and creating catastrophic food shortages around the world. The upheaval in the supply and demand of goods is exacerbating the already untenable human toll of the conflict, which shows no […]

Emerging Markets Under Pressure from Inflation and Rate Hikes

We are currently running the risk of an extensive debt crisis with a subsequent domino effect, much bigger than during the Covid19 pandemic. With growth slowing globally, sly-high inflation and interest rate hikes by the US and other nations are slowly, but surely, putting tremendous pressure on emerging markets and paving the way for a […]

Evolving Global Energy Outlook

Get the full session transcript here > Download Transcript Session Recording This is a session from Upstream Ahead Virtual Summit 2022. Contact [email protected] The Context When we stepped into January 2022, none of us could have imagined how the world would change in the subsequent few weeks. Recovering from a pandemic, inflation on a global […]

‘Now or Never’ For the Fight Against Climate Change: IPCC

Greenhouse gas emissions must peak by 2025, say climate scientists in what is in effect their final warning. The third installment of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) report has been published today, this time with a focus on mitigation. It’s a dense document and a heavy read – as you might expect from the UN […]