In the light of changing political relationships between the world's most powerful and important nations, how will these changes affect the future of global oil and gas exploration?
Last year, the AP carried out some research on oilfield safety that found deaths in the nation's oil and gas fields had risen at an alarming rate, and now, as demand rises, industry safety must follow.
Carbon capture and sequestration is a highly controversial topic. Some people see it as absolutely necessary if we are to meet our ambitious emissions targets. Others see it as a pie in the sky solution that merely serves to hide the problem rather than eradicate it.
Bob Herbert, President of NACE International examines the huge cost of corrosion and what can be done to combat the key challenges.
Connecting the north slopes of Alaska to Alberta in Canada is going to require cutting-edge technology and a big budget. O&G catches up with the projectís president Bud Fackrell to find out more.