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The New Oil Production Targets

By Ahmed Mousa Jiyad. Any opinions expressed are those of the author, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Iraq Business News. The New Oil Production Targets, New Terms and Implications Most petroleum professionals, including myself, had expressed their serious doubt about the suitability, attainability and sustainability of oil production plateau targets for many […]

Dialogue on Contentious Oil Issues in Iraq

By Ahmed Mousa Jiyad. Mr Jiyad is an independent development consultant, scholar and Associate with Centre for Global Energy Studies (CGES), London. He was formerly a senior economist with the Iraq National Oil Company and Iraq’s Ministry of Oil, Chief Expert for the Council of Ministers, Director at the Ministry of Trade, and International Specialist […]

Iraq’s New $6-trillion Energy Strategy

By John Lee. Iraq unveiled a new energy strategy on Wednesday that aims to raise $6 trillion from oil and gas sales by 2030 and massively increase local power generation, reports AFP. The Integrated National Energy Strategy (INES) would see Iraq invest $620 billion in the sector over nearly 20 years. Thamir Ghadhban (pictured), former […]

Iraq Reviews Oil Targets

Thamir Ghadhban (pictured), the chairman of the prime minister’s advisory commission on energy, has said that Iraq is revising its oil production targets. Speaking at the MEED Iraq Energy Conference in Dubai, he said Iraq that Iraq should average 2.9 million barrels per day this year, rising to 4.5 million bpd by the end of […]