NRGI’s governing board announced Suneeta Kaimal as the organization’s new head. Kaimal, who has performed the role in an interim capacity since last year, said that “confronting the tremendous economic impacts of the global pandemic and the persistence of the climate emergency requires new, transformative thinking.

New NRGI research reveals that national oil companies will likely struggle to profit from $400 billion in anticipated investments if the Paris climate goals are met. Governments in many oil-rich emerging economies ought to critically assess the risks associated with pushing further into oil production.