Risk and uncertainty in the changing global energy market : implications for the Gulf / Emirates Center for Strategic Studies and Research.
Abu Dhabi : Emirates Center for Strategic Studies and Research, 2004.
xvi, 227 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
ECSSR's Eighth Annual Energy Conference, held in Abu Dhabi from October 19-20, 2002 assembled a panel of energy experts to identify and assess the major risks and uncertainties affecting the global energy market. The conference presentations contained in this book shed light on issues such as geopolitical and military risks, supply disruptions, accidents and contingencies, infrastructure constraints, price fluctuations, market uncertainties and technical challenges. For both energy producers and consumers there are valuable guidelines on minimizing foreseeable risks.