• CERAWeek
  • March 18 - 22, 2024
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Zhen Wang

CNOOC Energy Economics Institute


Dr. WANG Zhen, now the president of the CNOOC Energy Economics Institue, is Professor and doctoral supervisor of China University of Petroleum-Beijing, and got his Ph.D of Finance from Guanghua School of management, Peking University. He is also a Fulbright visiting research scholar, Fellow of Energy Institute(UK). He has published more than 150 academic papers on top journals both at home and abroad, as well as more than 40 articles in the Chinnese dominated news media like People’s Daily, Economic Daily. His research fields include but not limited to energy economics, Carbon neutrality and green finance.

Sessions With Zhen Wang

Tuesday, 7 March

  • 07:15am - 08:20am (CST) / 07/mar/2023 01:15 pm - 07/mar/2023 02:20 pm

    National Oil Companies in the Changing World

    Upstream Oil & Gas
    The absence of decarbonization efforts by National Oil Companies (NOCs), which represent ~50% of the world’s oil and gas production, will stall advancement toward global climate goals. Climate advocates must increasingly consider the wide array of developmental challenges the energy transition poses to producer countries and the critical role NOCs play in achieving progress. Meanwhile, NOCs and their respective governments must grapple with how markets are evolving toward a more diversified energy mix. Action is required now to secure the NOCs’ long-term strategic positioning and energy security. What are the strategies for future success among this select subset of companies?