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.

  • 1 hydrogen banner

    1

    …the atomic number of hydrogen, which emits only water when burned.  Hydrogen can be produced from a variety of sources…

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  • 100 mbd banner

    100

    Global oil supply reached a record 100 mb/d in August 2018.

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  • 15 CCS facilities banner

    15

    There are 15 existing and planned CCS facilities in Europe.

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  • 3000 cars

    3,000

    Managing the safety of 3,000 cars every day. Read Leann Chewning’s blog on work-life balance at ExxonMobil’s Energyfactor.

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  • 1594 SOCAR

    1594

    …the first recorded drilling of an oil well (by foreman Allahyar Mammad Nuroghlu), as inscribed on a recently discovered stone…

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  • 100 NoWs banner

    100

    The milestone posting of our ‘number of the week’ series during the course of two years, highlighting the important role…

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  • 9

    …questions to test your energy efficiency knowledge.  See if you’re a wiz.

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  • 2

    … decades since IOGP member BP began tackling climate change, responding to the CEO’s call for precautionary action to cut…

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  • 2070

    …the target year for Shell’s ambitious SKY scenario, in which the IOGP member company highlights technologically, industrially, and economically viable…

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  • 2 for 2

    Two women from IOGP member Chevron have become the company’s first to head up its global exploration and drilling &…

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