Posts Categorized: Engage

World Energy Council debates COP21 and its consequences for the energy sector

During the World Energy Council regional conference, that took place in Rio de Janeiro, in July of 2016, Clarissa Lins debated the relevance and role of the energy sector in the achievement of greenhouse gas emissions reduction goals. On the panel, moderated by Cristoph Frei, WEC´s general secretary, the COPPE/UFRJ´s professor Roberto Schaeffer, also member… Read more »

What COP21 means for the energy sector

The debate held in May of 2016 by the Brazilian Oil, Natural Gas and Bio-fuel Institute- IBP, addressed relevant questions: what are the Brazilian commitments in the new global greenhouse gas emissions reduction agreement? What are the impacts of those commitments in the oil and gas industry? COPPE/UFRJ`s professor Suzana Kahn, climate specialist Branca Americano,… Read more »

Clarissa Lins debates O&G during event promoted by the Ethos Institute

01The Ethos Conference, which took place in June of 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, discussed the relevance of the oil sector for the state economy during the global oil crisis, local additional challenges due to Petrobras’s financial condition, and pressures from the climate commitments proposed by the Brazilian government during COP21 .The panel discussion with … Read more »