Research
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.

Event
October 13, 2020

Natural gas has been seen by many as playing a strategic role in the clean energy transition – a means to reduce both local air pollution and coal-associated carbon emissions, a means of quick-ramping dispatchable power, a plentiful, economically...

Columbia Energy Exchange Podcast

Host Jason Bordoff is joined by Musabbeh Al Kaabi, Chief Executive Officer of the Petroleum & Petrochemicals platform at Mubadala, a sovereign investment firm in Abu Dhabi.

China Sinopec
Research
Commentary

Dr. Erica Downs and Sheng Yan explore the implications of the establishment of the China Oil & Gas Piping Network Corporation (PipeChina) on global gas markets.

Columbia Energy Exchange Podcast

Host Bill Loveless is joined by Charif Souki to get his take on the circumstances leading to the decline in LNG trade this year and the outlook for a recovery.

Research
Op-ed

In a new op-ed for the Houston Chronicle, Antoine Halff and Andrew Gould argue that the United States needs better methane regulations to compete against other oil and gas producers.

Columbia Energy Exchange Podcast

In this edition of Columbia Energy Exchange, host Jason Bordoff is joined by Mario Mehren, who leads the largest independent oil and gas company in Europe. 

An orphan well
Research
Report

In a new report, Jason Bordoff, Daniel Raimi, and Neelesh Nerurkar examine the potential to boost US employment in the oil and gas workforce while also reducing pollution through a federal program to plug orphaned and abandoned oil and gas wells.

Columbia Energy Exchange Podcast

Host Jason Bordoff is joined by Chair Mary Nichols, the chair of the California Air Resources Board since 2007.

U.S. President Donald Trump and Chinese Vice Premier Liu He
Research
Op-ed

In his latest essay in Foreign Policy, Jason Bordoff examines how Covid-19 will impact the energy component of the U.S.-China trade deal, and how the oil and gas collapse resulting from the pandemic exposes the folly of the Trump administration’s strategy of “managed trade.”

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