THE ABDULLAH BIN HAMAD AL-ATTIYAH INTERNATIONAL FOUNDATION
FOR ENERGY & SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT

Interviews


May - 2021

Interview With Dr. Bassam Fattouh, Director, Oxford Institute for Energy Studies

In this Podcast, Dr. Bassam Fattouh, the Director of the Oxford Institute for Energy Studies and Professor at the School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London, joins us to talk about international oil pricing systems, peak oil, hydrogen, gas, OPEC pricing power and the dynamics of oil prices and oil price differentials.


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March - 2021

Interview With Mr. Bart Wauterickx, CEO, The Sniffers

In this interview, Mr. Bart Wauterickx, CEO of the Dutch-based company “The Sniffers” joins us to discuss the effects of Methane emissions, how they can be reduced, and what role they will play in the process of an energy transition, and in combating Climate Change.


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March - 2021

Interview With Ms. Béatrice Buffon, Executive Vice President, EDF Renewables

This interview was conducted by Ms. Randa Takieddine with Mrs. Béatrice Buffon, Executive Vice President, EDF Renewables in March of 2021. Within this Q&A interview Ms. Buffon provides insight into her extensive work in the fields sustainable energy, her work on offshore wind power in France, and her thoughts on the future of hydrogen.


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February - 2021

Interview With Mr. Kamel Ben-Naceur, CEO of Nomadia Energy Consulting, and Former Minister of Industry, Energy & Mines, Tunisia

This interview was conducted by Ms. Randa Takieddine in February of 2021 with Mr. Kamel Ben-Naceur, CEO of Nomadia Energy Consulting, and former Minister of Industry, Energy and Mining, Tunisia. Within this 30 min session, Mr. Kamel Ben-Naceur, provides insight into his work with Nomadia, the IEA, and the Tunisian government, as well as shares his thoughts and opinions on climate change, and the evolution of the energy industry.


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December - 2020

Interview With Mr. Jean-Marie Dauger, Chairman, The World Energy Council

This interview was conducted by Ms. Randa Takieddine in December 2020 with Mr. Jean-Marie Dauger, Chairman of The World Energy Council. Within this 40 min session, Mr. Dauger provides insight into the WEC and its work, and his thoughts and opinions on climate change, renewable energy, and the future of hydrogen.
 


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December - 2020

Interview With Mr. Serge Tchuruk, Former Chairman & CEO, Alcatel and Total SA

This interview was conducted by Ms. Randa Takieddine in December 2020 with Mr. Serge Tchuruk, former Chairman and CEO of Alcatel and Total SA Within this 20min session, Mr. Tchuruk provides his insight and thoughts about his time with Mobil and Total, as well as his opinions on climate change, CO2 emissions, and France's nuclear programme.


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December - 2020

Interview With Mr. Pierre-Franck Chevet, Chairman & CEO, IFP Energies Nouvelles

This interview was conducted by Ms. Randa Takieddine in December 2020 with Mr. Pierre-Franck Chevet, Chairman and CEO of IFP Energies Nouvelles. Within this 20min session, Mr. Chevet provides his insight and thoughts about the IFP and its work in 'new energy', and his opinions on climate change, and hydrogen.


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November - 2020

Mr. Claude Mandil, Former Executive Director, IEA

This interview was conducted by Ms. Randa Takieddine with Mr. Claude Mandil on 3 November 2020, who sat down together to speak about the future of fossil fuels; the premise of peak oil, industrial waste management, a decarbonised energy industry, and the future and logistics of carbon storage.


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October - 2020

Mr. Tim Gould, Head Energy Supply & Investment, IEA

This interview was conducted by Ms. Randa Takieddine with Mr. Tim Gould on 21 October 2020, and provides his insight and thoughts on the future of fossil fuels; his opinion on the energy outlook for 2021, what could delay recovery following the COVID-19 pandemic, and what could improve sustained growth for the industry as a whole.


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October - 2020

Mr. Olivier Appert, Former CEO, IFP Energies Nouvelles

This interview was conducted by Ms. Randa Takieddine with Mr. Olivier Appert on 23 October 2020 on the topics of; the future of fossil fuels, Mr. Appert’s  thoughts on the new reality for energy after the pandemic, and the future of climate change policy between governments.


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