The following provides summaries of the research in progress by staff of the Oxford Institute for Energy Studies. The Institute’s unique multidisciplinary expertise allows it to examine the economics, the politics and the sociology of energy with a focus on oil and natural gas.
The specific subjects of research in progress, while set within these broad lines, necessarily reflects the particular research capacities, skills and interests of the research fellows.
Less than a quarter of the population in East Africa has access to electricity – the lowest electrification rates in the world. This, combined with the region’s vast natural resources, present major opportunities for renewable energy investors. Solar irradiation levels are high due to proximity to the equator, wind speeds are some of the strongest […]
A new OIES study on European gas demand: The UK was the only one of the large gas consumers not to use more gas in… https://t.co/pEiiSTUKmk
BP & Reliance last week sanctioned phase 2 of India KG D6, with all three phases to bring 10 bcm/y of new productio… https://t.co/sUkzpj1C0k
Jim Henderson on Germany-Russia gas ties: While lower prices may reflect strong diplomatic links, they also show th… https://t.co/3ZWnDt4XlV