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12-Sep-2016
IPIECA attended World Water Week in Stockholm, Sweden for the fifth year running to continue the dialogue with key stakeholders and share progress in the area of water management for the oil and gas industry. This year’s theme Water for Sustainable Growth, provided an interesting framework for discussions throughout the week, with a wide variety of side events and presentations....
24-Aug-2016
IPIECA will be attending World Water Week 2016 from 28 August to 2 September in Stockholm, Sweden. This year’s theme is Water for Sustainable Growth. The event provides IPIECA with an excellent opportunity to present ongoing work around developing a long-term vision to 2030, for water management for the oil and gas industry. IPIECA would like to invite you to attend our side event - A...
05-Jun-2016
Today is UNEP’s World Environment Day, an annual event that seeks to raise awareness on environmental issues and encourage global action to protect nature and planet Earth. IPIECA, as the global oil and gas association for environmental and social issues, is committed to helping the industry be a ‘part of the solution’ to improve the management of environmental and social...
11-Apr-2016
Having supported the development of the IPIECA Global Water Tool for Oil and Gas (a customised version of the WBCSD Global Water Tool) (GWT) and the GEMI® Local Water Tool for Oil and Gas™ (LWT), IPIECA is eager to ensure that members and the wider oil and gas industry are able to use these tools successfully. In order to maximize usage, we developed an online e-learning course....
29-Oct-2015
IPIECA has launched the new, customized version of the free and easy-to-use World Business Council Sustainable Development (WBCSD) Global Water Tool for oil and gas. The updated, Version II tool provides enhanced functionality and new data sets enabling a thorough assessment of potential water risks and opportunities across a global portfolio of sites considering the entire oil and gas...
04-Sep-2015
IPIECA attended World Water Week in Stockholm from 23-28 August. Organised by the Stockholm International Water Institute, the conference has now been running 25 years and is seen as the annual focal point for the globe’s water issues. This is the fourth year that IPIECA has organised a session as part of the World Water Week conference programme. This year’s IPIECA event was...
20-Aug-2015
World Water Week will be held from 23-28 August in Stockholm, Sweden. IPIECA will attend and host an event titled Oil and Gas Sector Water Management: From now to 2030 on Monday, 24 August in room FH 300 from 14:00 – 15:30. All are welcome to attend. IPIECA Executive Director Brian Sullivan and IPIECA Water Working Group Chair Alistair Wyness (BP), will introduce and moderate the...
20-Aug-2015
Water case studies from BP and Repsol have been added to the Water section of the IPIECA website. BP’s case study focuses on water minimisation in refining at the Australian Kwinana Refinery. The programme aimed to minimise water usage and increase reuse, encourage usage of lower quality water instead of potable water wherever possible, and achieve zero discharge of process waste to...