Energy Policy Blog
In order to create political influence among countries in the Central American and Caribbean region, Hugo Chavez, the late President of Venezuela, created an energy alliance called Petrocaribe in 2005.
Added on 03 November, 2014
On the road again: February is going to be a busy month for AAPG’s Distinguished Lecture program.
Added on 01 February, 2011
The following is a list of the 10 worst oil spills (volumes approximate), courtesy of Livescience.com.
Added on 01 June, 2010
Winning Hearts and Minds: Colombia and Latin American prospects offer high promise and difficult hurdles in the form of local political and public resistance.
Added on 01 March, 2014
The quest to establish a commercially viable thermogenic petroleum system in the Tobago Basin continues.
Added on 01 September, 2013
Wet and wild: The world’s increasing demand for hydrocarbons is a good sign that deepwater exploration will remain a key source of new global reserves.
Added on 01 August, 2010
Explorer Foundation Update
It has a new name, a new energy and a new lineup of experts, all primed to spread geoscience knowledge around the world. “It” is AAPG’s newly named Global Distinguished Lecture Program – emphasis on the “global” – which dates back to 1941 but continues to be the Association’s flagship initiative for offering the latest in geologic science to AAPG affiliated geological societies and universities.
Added on 01 October, 2014
Explorer Making a Difference
AAPG’s Publication Pipeline Committee recently had a small celebration to mark a very big accomplishment: Just a few weeks ago, the group officially topped the 100-ton mark of books, periodicals and other information that have been shipped around the world.
Added on 01 July, 2014
Explorer Regions and Sections
As we enter the last quarter of this calendar year – one that saw the world economy shaken, global health challenged by a new flu strain and of oil and gas prices back at levels no one thought they would ever return to – we can be grateful that our Association is healthy and in good standing.
Added on 01 November, 2009
Explorer Spotlight On…
The Caribbean Basins Tectonics Hydrocarbon project is now in the stretch drive of its planned triple-phase program.
Added on 01 October, 2012