Major BBC documentary on gas flaring in Iraq

The BBC just released a significant documentary and a news article (that quotes Capterio) which explores the complex issues around gas flaring in Iraq. Greenpeace also has a long feature article here. Iraq is the world’s second largest flarer,...

A few perspectives on the Nordstream leak

The Nordstream leaks are – we assume – a barbarous act of sabotage. Many people are working on the assumption that this is a Russian act to drive up gas prices in the short term and signal to the...

Capterio’s CEO discusses Russian flaring at Portovaya

This article was first published on 27th August, but was updated on 5th September Yesterday, the BBC reported a significant gas flare at the Gazprom-operated Portovaya LNG plant in Russia (click for location). Whilst the volumes are probably not...

18th May: Capterio Op Ed #2 in the Financial Times

Today the FT published our second Op Ed on gas flaring. The first (FT, Linked In)outlined the challenge (following the release of the 2021 numbers), and our second (FT, Linked In) talks to how we can solve flaring through...

12th May: Capterio Op Ed in the FT

The World Bank published the data for global gas flaring in 2021 and it’s not a great story. Despite bold commitments from over 100 producers, governments and financing institutions, flaring is up – again. See our insight piece here...

February 21: global gas flaring news

Some exciting developments in gas flaring in the last couple of weeks: Capterio Capterio is chairing a session on flaring and methane on Tuesday 22 February at the UK’s prestigous “Energy Week” conference. The panelists include the World Bank,...

January 17th: global gas flaring news

Here’s a summary of the main gas flaring news in the last week: Capterio Capterio’s analysis was featured in an article on carbon-neutral LNG by Mediapart. Capterio also featured in a paper by Jonathan Stern on the measurement, reporting...