The Prospect of Unconventional Gas Development in Saudi Arabia (Study Summaries)

The Prospect of Unconventional Gas Development in Saudi Arabia (Study Summaries)

In 2010, Saudi Aramco launched its Accelerated Transformation Plan, which aims to extend the company’s E&P and downstream activities into new frontiers, and promote the production of unconventional natural gas resources in tight sands and shale formations. Currently, Saudi Arabia has…

Date published: June 30, 2020 | (Duration 6:24)
KAPSARC Oil Market Outlook (KOMO) Q2 2020 (Kingdom of Energy)

KAPSARC Oil Market Outlook (KOMO) Q2 2020 (Kingdom of Energy)

KAPSARC’s Hamid Al Sadoon and Colin Ward walk us through the latest findings from Q2 KAPSARC Oil Market Outlook (KOMO), where they discuss key issues for the oil market in 2020 and 2021, in addition to factors influencing price, and…

Guests

Hamid M. Al Sadoon Al Sadoon, Hamid M.
Colin Ward Ward, Colin

Host

Nora Nezamuddin Nezamuddin, Nora
Date published: May 14, 2020 | (Duration 35:10)
Saudi Arabia’s 2018 CO2 Emissions Fall Faster Than Expected (Study Summaries)

Saudi Arabia’s 2018 CO2 Emissions Fall Faster Than Expected (Study Summaries)

The United Nations International Panel on Climate Change reports have highlighted that  “Rapid and far-reaching transitions in energy, land, urban and infrastructure including transport and buildings and industrial systems is needed to achieve climate goals”. Global emissions would need to…

Date published: April 30, 2020 | (Duration 7:24)
KAPSARC Oil Market Outlook (KOMO) (Kingdom of Energy)

KAPSARC Oil Market Outlook (KOMO) (Kingdom of Energy)

KAPSARC’s Colin Ward and Hamid Al Sadoon walk us through the latest findings from the upcoming quarterly KAPSARC Oil Market Outlook (KOMO) to be released at the end of January. Among other factors they discuss oil market fundamentals, geopolitics, and…

Guest

Hamid M. Al Sadoon Al Sadoon, Hamid M.

Host

Colin Ward Ward, Colin
Date published: January 19, 2020 | (Duration 32:51)
The Future of Energy Security (Kingdom of Energy)

The Future of Energy Security (Kingdom of Energy)

Mark Finley, a fellow at the Center for Energy Studies at the Baker Institute, and visiting KAPSARC researcher discusses the future of energy security with KAPSARC’s director of Markets and Industrial development.

Guest

Mark Finley Finley, Mark

Host

Colin Ward Ward, Colin
Date published: December 03, 2019 | (Duration 20:33)
The Future of Cooling, Heating and Thermal Comfort (Kingdom of Energy)

The Future of Cooling, Heating and Thermal Comfort (Kingdom of Energy)

Thermal comfort is a universal necessity to achieve and sustain high levels of productivity in any society, especially in areas with extreme weathers. In this episode, Simon Pearson and Scott Milne from Energy Systems Catapult, an energy non-profit based in…

Guests

Simon Pearson Pearson, Simon
Scott Milne Milne, Scott

Host

Rolando Fuentes Fuentes, Rolando
Date published: September 25, 2019 | (Duration 29:28)
Renewables: Growth and Trends (Kingdom of Energy)

Renewables: Growth and Trends (Kingdom of Energy)

Dr. Amro Elshurafa, a research fellow at KAPSARC, discusses current trends in renewables, with a particular emphasis on solar PV. In this episode, our guest examines factors that contribute to the fast uptake of solar PV technologies globally and regionally.

Guest

Amro Elshurafa Elshurafa, Amro

Host

Nawaz Peerbocus Peerbocus, Nawaz
Date published: June 18, 2019 | (Duration 21:21)