According to analysts Rystad Energy, 2018 was the best year for hydrocarbon discoveries since 2015. Our Editor in Chief asks whether this, coupled with the expansion of exploration budgets, means the oil and gas industry is nearly back on track for more stabilised success.
Edwige Zanella, Helen Doran and Jamie Collard; Westwood Global Energy Group
Since the discovery of Tupi in Brazil and Jubilee in Ghana, the search has been on to prove that discoveries on one side of the Atlantic can be mirrored across the ocean. But is a conjugate margin an analog?