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News

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11-Sep-2014
The focus of the 24th annual World Water Week in Stockholm, Sweden 1-5 September 2014, was ‘Water and Energy’, two sectors which are inextricably linked and interdependent. A highlight of the week was IPIECA’s side-event which convened over 70 participants from the energy industry, government and NGO community. The side-event – ‘Oil & Water Don’t Mix...
11-Sep-2014
IPIECA presented at the Global Fuel Economy Initiative (GFEI) ‘Accelerator Symposium’ which discussed mobilizing fuel economy targets on 5 September 2014 in Paris, France. The targets aim for a 50% reduction in fuel consumption of all light vehicles by 2050, compared to 2005. This meeting was held in preparation for the UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon’s Climate Summit...
11-Sep-2014
The first International Oil Spill Response Technical Seminar was held in Yantai, China from 2-3 September 2014. This was the first event to be hosted under the framework of the Global Initiative (GI) China programme following its formal establishment in May 2014. The event, which IPIECA co-sponsored, attracted over 100 individuals from industry, government and academia as well as other...
03-Sep-2014
The OGP-IPIECA Health Committee has launched the development of a Contractor ‘Oil and Gas Alcohol and Drug Program’ Guideline in collaboration with the Drug and Alcohol Testing Industry Association (DATIA). This guideline will respond to the challenges contractors (and service providers) face in complying with multiple different operator requirements in the oil and gas industry,...
28-Aug-2014
Energy efficiency is a critical element of modern plant management, offering a win-win on cost savings and GHG emissions reductions. As part of IPIECA’s greenhouse gas management work, we have added 11 topics to the IPIECA-OGP online database of energy efficiency technologies and good practice. The database aims to raise awareness of such technologies and increase their uptake across...
15-Aug-2014
 IPIECA is searching for a Communications Manager. RESPONSIBILITIES The Communications Manager responsibilities will be to work with the Programme and Communications Director to support the implementation of the IPIECA communications strategy and plan.  Specific activities will include: Develop and edit content for IPIECA communications Publications (Annual Review, good practice...
11-Aug-2014
This report presents data collected from 29 companies using tools developed by IPIECA and OGP to assess overall health management performance and to compare performance between different parts of a company as well as between participating companies. The tools, developed in 2007, indicate the extent of management of eight leading indicators of health performance areas across companies...
04-Aug-2014
IPIECA has launched a good practice guide for managing and remediating releases to soil and groundwater from petroleum refineries, terminals, retail gas stations, and onshore exploration and production facilities. The Guide is intended to support decision-making associated with the management of impacts to soil, groundwater and soil vapor, addressing potential exposures and risks,...