Iraq 2016 outlook: Reality bites

Iraq 2016 outlook: Reality bites

The Petroleum Economist | 25th Nov 2016  By: Luay Al-Khatteeb Since 2003, Iraq’s policy-makers had taken the optimistic view –high oil prices were here to stay and the international oil companies contracted to develop the country’s huge southern oilfields would meet their plateau targets, originally around 12 million barrels a day by 2017. It is clear...
BEC başkanı Öğütçü Habertürk Televizyonu'na konuk oldu

BEC başkanı Öğütçü Habertürk Televizyonu’na konuk oldu

BEC Başkanı Mehmet Öğütçü, 30 Kasım 2015’te Habertürk Televizyonu’nun Manşet programına konuk oldu. Rusya uçağının düşürülmesinden sonra iki ülke arasında yaşanan gerilimin enerji politikalarına yansımasını konu edinen programı izlemek için tıklayınız...
Ankara-Moskova hattinda dogal gaz krizi

Ankara-Moskova hattinda dogal gaz krizi

AA | 29 Kasım 2015 Mehmet Öğütçü Enerji dünyasının duayenlerinden The Bosphorus Energy Club başkanı Mehmet Öğütçü ile son gelişmeleri konuştuk. Eski diplomat, Uluslararası Enerji Ajansı yöneticisi, dünyanın en büyük doğal gaz şirketlerinden BG Group’un direktörü, halen de Global Resources Partnership şirketinin başkanı. Böyle bir kriz bekliyor muydunuz Ankara ile Moskova arasında? Rusya ile yaşamakta...
The Way Forward for the Bosphorus Energy Club’s Young Leaders in Energy Programme

The Way Forward for the Bosphorus Energy Club’s Young Leaders in Energy Programme

THE WAY FORWARD FOR THE BOSPHORUS ENERGY CLUB’S YOUNG LEADERS IN ENERGY PROGRAMME Istanbul, 26 November 2015 Prepared by Ersin Merdan at the request of Mehmet Ogutcu, Chairman, The Bosphorus Energy Club, and in consultation with several peers, for submission to the Young Leaders in Energy Programmeon 9 December 2015, only as a “food for...
Türkiye’de Rüzgar Enerjisi Santrali Nasıl Kuruluyor?

Türkiye’de Rüzgar Enerjisi Santrali Nasıl Kuruluyor?

Egypt: The catalyst for a new eastern Mediterranean gas hub?

Egypt: The catalyst for a new eastern Mediterranean gas hub?

Hürriyet Daily News |  November/25/2015 CONTRIBUTOR *Simone Tagliapietra/ **Georg Zachmann In recent years, the eastern Mediterranean has been a hot topic in international gas markets. Since the Tamar and Leviathan fields off the shore of Israel and the Aphrodite field off of Cyprus were discovered in 2009-2011, a number of export options have been discussed,...
Proposal to create the East Mediterranean Energy Community

Proposal to create the East Mediterranean Energy Community

 Hürriyet Daily News | Wednesday, November 25 2015 LEADING NEWS SOURCE FOR TURKEY AND THE REGION OPINION/ MEHMET ÖĞÜTÇÜ Chairman, The Bosphorus Energy Club After several weeks of consultations in various capitals from Ankara to Tel Aviv, Washington D.C. and Brussels, I believe that it is high time to propose a regional champion to advocate integration, partnerships,...
BEC Chairman Mehmet Ogutcu addressed UOG conference, Tel Aviv

BEC Chairman Mehmet Ogutcu addressed UOG conference, Tel Aviv

Turkey’s “Achilles Heel”: Tough Energy Security Choices

Message from Chairman 

Message from Chairman 

Dear all,  So much have happened since our 11 December 2014 meeting on the critical energy, investment, and political developments around us. They  include, inter alia:  new frontiers for renewables, distressed hydrocarbon assets, LNG, unconventionals, transportation fuels, new nuclear technologies, geopolitical tensions, funding needs, cyber attacks against energy infrastructure, progress in  Turkish Stream,  EU’s Energy Union, and...
BEC chairman Mehmet Öğütçü talks to Israeli daily Globes

BEC chairman Mehmet Öğütçü talks to Israeli daily Globes

m.globes.co.il | 17 Dec 2015 Click on here to read the original language.
What the world needs to ensure energy security

What the world needs to ensure energy security

World Economic Forum | Nov 4 2015 By Abdullah M. Al-Shehri and Julian Popov This article is published in collaboration with Project Syndicate. For decades, the international energy landscape has been relatively stable, with producers like Saudi Arabia, Iran, and Algeria selling oil and gas to consumers in the United States and Europe. In a...