Energizing Our Lives

Even as the global energy mix is in transition, oil and gas will continue to supply more than half the world's energy for decades to come. From lifting people out of poverty, innovating more efficient technologies, and addressing community needs to reducing environmental impacts, providing energy to support a growing world economy and population, and finding new non-combustion uses for petroleum, SPE members are making major contributions that add value to people's lives.

As part of SPE's 2018 Strategic Plan we want to share the stories of our members and their companies about all of the ways that what we do improves the lives of regular people across our planet. This page and the "Fueling Progress" blog are our starting point for increasing understanding of the positive aspects of the oil and gas industry. 

Have a story you'd like to tell? Email us at stories@spe.org.



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Fueling Progress Blog

Sustainability
CERA Week: Bernard Looney (BP) on Achieving Net Zero by 2050

Professional Pride
Solving “Why?”: Engineers Find Purpose and Solutions in Oil and Gas

Sustainability
Shell: Carbon Capture and Storage Provides Solution for CO2 Reduction and Growing Energy Needs
Cover of CCS Institue Report on Global CCS 2019

Sustainability
Global CCS Institute: Global Status of CCS 2019 - Targeting Climate Change [registration required]

Innovation    Engineering Accomplishments
Finalist for IPTC Excellence in Project Integration Award: Petronas' Revolutionary Floating LNG Vessel