With a global population expected to rise to nine billion over the next two decades creating energy demand increases of more than 50 percent, supplying secure, affordable, clean energy to an additional two billion people will be no small undertaking. But I believe it is a challenge that presents the energy industry with a greatest opportunity of a generation.
Added by Manav Jha on October 26, 2014 at 1:32pm — No Comments
It is a fact that the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) – a region that is home to half of the world?s proven oil and gas reserves – is right at the heart of a global shift to renewable energy today. The need for energy security amid rising populations and growing economies, as well as a desire to ensure long term economic prosperity through resource exports, creates a solid case for the region?s commitment to renewables.
To achieve its stated…
Added by Manav Jha on October 25, 2014 at 11:22am — No Comments
Islamic State. Ebola. Climate change. The issues topping the agenda at the 69th UN General Assembly (UNGA) have no easy solutions. But during the debates of the last week, one thing was clear: Without equal participation of women, we stand no chance of tackling these global threats or preventing future ones from emerging.
Thankfully, this year, more and more officials used their time on- and off-stage to call attention to the needs and perspectives of women and girls. Here are eight…Continue
Added by Md. Nahidul Islam on October 8, 2014 at 1:28am — No Comments