The Case for Upstream: How the Business Can Prosper in the New Environment
Upstream oil and gas faces unprecedented headwinds: the COVID market downturn, the role of hydrocarbons in the energy transition, and investor demands for stronger returns. In this CERAWeek Conversation, industry executives make the case for upstream investment in the current environment. Timothy E. Perry, Managing Director and Global Co-Head of Oil and Gas, Credit Suisse, Adif Zulkifli, Executive Vice President and CEO, Upstream, PETRONAS, and Tomás García Blanco, Executive Managing Director of Exploration & Production, Repsol assess industry trends and the pathways that can allow the upstream business to prosper going forward.
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Play video Financing America's Energy Infrastructure
Financing America's Energy Infrastructure
(2021) U.S. DOE’s Loan Programs Office manages $46 billion in financing to scale next-generation energy infrastructure. Director Jigar Shah discusses breakthrough technologies, clean energy ventures & LPO’s role in a just energy transition.
Play video CEO Dialogue with Vicki Hollub
CEO Dialogue with Vicki Hollub
(December 1, 2020) Vicki Hollub, president and chief executive of Occidental Petroleum, discusses the changing landscape for upstream operators brought on by market conditions and the movement toward lower carbon, net-zero economies.
Play video Leadership Dialogue with Francesco Starace
Leadership Dialogue with Francesco Starace
(2021) How does the energy transition look to a renewable energy supermajor? Francesco Starace, CEO of Enel, discusses technologies, hydrogen, collaborations with electric vehicle manufacturers & financial innovations in the green bond market.
Play video Road to COP26: Defining success
Road to COP26: Defining success
Can COP26 become the coalescing global action to fight climate change? Heading to COP26, countries representing almost 75% of global emissions and 80% of global GDP have committed to net zero.
Play video Leadership Dialogue with Bob Dudley
Leadership Dialogue with Bob Dudley
(2021) In the first installment of CERAWeek Conversations 2021, Bob Dudley, Chairman of the Oil and Gas Climate Initiative, shares insights on the leading role that the world’s largest energy producers are playing in the road to a low-carbon future.
Play video Leadership Dialogue with Richard Haass
Leadership Dialogue with Richard Haass
(December 15, 2020) Richard Haass, president of the Council on Foreign Relations, explores the themes of his new book, “The World: A Brief Introduction,” and shares insights on innovative approaches for cooperation on global issues of the future.