Middle East oil and gas producers: Soon to be back in the lead?
Middle East oil and gas producers: Soon to be back in the lead? / Maïté de Boncourt, édito IFRI, 13 mars 2014
The World Energy Outlook 2013 published by the IEA confirms that despite the rise of unconventional fuels in particular in the US, Middle East will by the mid-2020s retake its place as the world major oil and gas supplier, providing most of the increase in global supplies. Well, there are some big ifs. First, the Middle East is also emerging as a major consumer for gas, oil and refined products…