ESG Investing and the US Oil and Gas Industry: An Analysis of Climate Disclosures
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Report

As climate change continues to unfold around the globe, environmental, social, and governance (ESG) concerns are increasingly driving investment decisions.

Market, Policy, and Political Implications of the Global Natural Gas Crisis: Forum Report
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Global Energy Dialogue

On October 18, 2021, Columbia University’s Center on Global Energy Policy (CGEP) hosted a special session of the Natural Gas Forum on the global nature of the current unexpected gas crisis, which has sparked chaos in many parts of the world.

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5 key climate metrics for the next 5 years of oil and gas.

The Role of LNG in the US Gas Market | Q&A with Erin Blanton and Katherine West
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In this piece, the Center on Global Energy Policy’s Erin Blanton and Katherine West discuss why global LNG prices will have an impact on US markets this winter.

The Carbon-Neutral LNG Market: Creating a Framework for Real Emissions Reductions
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This commentary examines an existing and growing market trade behavior that has the potential to assist countries dependent on natural gas in meeting their climate targets during this transitory period for the global energy system.

It's time for investors to take a lead on climate policy
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In a new op-ed for the World Economic Forum, Erin M. Blanton and Ben N. Ratner argue that as public and corporate concern about the climate grows and as expectations for financial players escalate, it’s time for the C-Suite to integrate climate into their firms’ public policy advocacy.

Investing in the US Natural Gas Pipeline System to Support Net-Zero Targets
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Erin M. Blanton, Dr. Melissa C. Lott and Kirsten Nicole Smith examine how investment in the domestic natural gas pipeline network could help the US reach net-zero emission goals.

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Global Energy Dialogue

On September 17, 2020, Columbia University’s Center on Global Energy Policy (CGEP) held a virtual workshop about environmental performance in the oil and gas industry. This is a summary of that workshop.

The oil and gas industry can end all routine gas flaring by 2025
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Erin Blanton and Ben Ratner write about the five key climate metrics for the oil and gas sector's next five years in the World Economic Forum blog.

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Commentary

In a new commentary co-authored by the Center on Global Energy Policy and TNO, Jonathan Elkind, Erin Blanton, Hugo Denier van der Gon, Robert L. Kleinberg and Anton Leemhuis explore detection and response to oil and gas methane emissions, including the significance of detecting these emissions for the climate, and the changing landscape of satellite-based methane detection for industry, finance and investment, and public policy.

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