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Op-ed

Writing in the Financial Times, Jason Bordoff discusses how low oil prices restrict Saudi Arabia's room for fiscal maneuver.

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Report

Fellow Erica Downs examines the history of China’s small, independent "teapot" refining sector, which has had a significant impact on oil markets since Beijing’s decision in 2015 to allow these refineries to import crude oil through a system of import quotas and licenses. The unique study, which draws on both external and local sources, including Chinese-language media reports, explores the teapots' transformation over the past three years, their impact on domestic and international energy markets, and the outlook for their future.

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Op-ed

Writing on CNBC.com, Jason Bordoff discusses the five lessons US energy markets must learn from Hurricane Harvey's devastation.

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Commentary

Senior Scholar Antoine Halff writes on the risk to US energy infrastructure in the face of natural disaster.

Columbia Energy Exchange Podcast

Over the last six years coal prices have gone from record highs to plummeting lows, putting three of the four largest U.S. coal firms into bankruptcy. Although coal mining employment has been declining for decades, Donald Trump campaigned for the...

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Article

Writing in Nature Energy, Jason Bordoff argues that the Trump administration’s domestic plans would have curtailed the nation’s climate action even if it had stayed in the Paris Agreement. Yet, the decision to leave the agreement undermines US international energy and climate leadership and the prospects of ramping up global climate policy ambition.

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Article

Senior Scholar Tim Boersma and Sarah Jordaan (Johns Hopkins SAIS) explore the narrative of natural gas as a transition fuel, and how it has thus far manifested itself in various key markets.

Columbia Energy Exchange Podcast

From the effect of low prices on U.S. oil and gas production, to battles over energy infrastructure, to the impact of U.S. LNG around the world, significant shifts are underway in global energy markets. Host Jason Bordoff sits down with Rusty...

Columbia Energy Exchange Podcast

From what was hailed by some analysts as an historic agreement to curb oil production and stabilize markets alongside OPEC, to growing tensions with the United States and new economic sanctions that will target its energy sector, to the ...

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Global Energy Dialogue

A memorandum of a CGEP Global Energy Dialogue in London on February 20, 2017 sheds light on the complex issues facing the marine transport sector as it comes up against the 2020 IMO sulfur regulations.

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