Number of the week

Every week, we post a ‘Number of the week’ to highlight the important role oil and gas plays in society. Each number is accompanied by a short explanation.

  • 95 million

    … tonnes of carbon dioxide that did NOT enter the atmosphere in 2018, thanks to the switch from coal to…

    Read More »
  • 100

    API has just celebrated its centenary. The US natural gas and oil industry it represents provides reliable, affordable energy; supports…

    Read More »
  • 106pc PI Oil C&S America


    The IOGP Production Indicator© (PI) for oil Central & South America. Just a decade ago, the region’s oil PI was…

    Read More »
  • 2.3pc global demand


    … the 2018 rise in global energy demand, as recorded by the International Energy Agency (IEA).  ‘Natural gas emerged as…

    Read More »
  • 7 million CCS

    7 Million

    ExxonMobil captures about 7 million metric tonnes of CO2 each year (the equivalent of 1 million passenger vehicles).

    Read More »
  • 4

    … areas within energy and industrials value chains where OGCI is seeking to invest - to drive energy efficiency solutions…

    Read More »
  • 1,000,000 barrels banner


    … the number of barrels of oil per day that IOGP member ExxonMobil plans to lift by 2024 from its…

    Read More »
  • 23pc PI Oil Asia banner


    …the IOGP Production Indicator for oil in Asia Pacific, This booming regional economy increasingly looks elsewhere for more than three…

    Read More »
  • 85pc growth banner


    … of the growth in energy supply (out to 2040) will be generated through renewable energy and natural gas.

    Read More »
  • 25 years Shell

    25  years

    Shell built the world’s first plant to turn natural gas into liquid products at Bintulu, Malaysia a quarter-century ago.

    Read More »
Back to top button