The International Award Committee Meeting
The annual meeting of the International Award Committee for the Global Energy Prize is the most important event in the nomination cycle. The meeting is held behind closed doors and is mandatory to select the winners of this year’s Global Energy Prize.
The International Award Committee consists of 20 of the world’s most experienced energy scientists. Each year, they meet under the guidance of the committee Chairman to identify the most worthy candidates for the Global Energy Prize from shortlisted nominees through discussion and electronic voting. Each year, the International Committee meets to select two to three award winners
Following Thursday’s meeting, the OPEC + alliance surprised the market by deciding to keep production at the current level, apart from two pleasant exceptions – Russia and Kazakhstan, which were allowed to increase production by a total of 150 000 barrels per day (bpd).
In the first few days of March, the annual CERAWeek meeting takes place in Houston – one of the most authoritative world conferences on energy policy. And one of the heavyweights in attendance will be Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi.