The Truth Behind Transitioning from Oil & Gas

Lowering carbon emissions and increasing the share of renewables in the global energy mix can only happen through collaboration between oil & gas and the green / renewables sector, not in opposition to each other. I see this unfortunate polarising trend that forces people to choose either THIS or THAT in a situation when the […]

Who drills the longest horizontal wells in the world?

Please note that the original version of this paper was written on 31st of July, 2017 before Maersk Oil was acquired by Total Energies. In May of 2008, Maersk Oil Qatar completed drilling its BD-04A – a horizontal well with a staggering length of 35,770 ft MDRT. It was reported that this well set records […]

To outsource or not to outsource?

Is the oil & gas industry shooting itself in the foot with this outsourcing strategy? Recently I came across an article “What and when you should not outsource” (Outsourcing Law, 2019) which made me think about the long-lasting trend of the upstream oil and gas industry to outsource geosteering services. Hiring a contractor to “do […]

If you can’t measure it, you can’t improve it

As a geosteerer (or well placement engineer) how do you measure your performance? How do you prove to your boss that you performed above expectations? What are the Key Performance Indicators (KPI) that you pay attention to when geosteering a well? Despite the large amount of information related to the benefits of using a geosteering […]

We might be at the brink of the next ice age

For those who think that the hot summer temperatures in Europe are a sign of climate change (and global warming) and for those who see very cold winters and snow precipitation in London as a sign that climate change doesn’t exist – read below! Whether you believe in anthropogenic cause of climate change or not, […]

Repercussions of the Russian invasion in Ukraine on the European gas market

I was invited to TVP World (Polish television broadcasting in English) to discuss the current situation in the European gas market and the repercussions of the Russian invasions in Ukraine. It was totally different to what I imagined it would be, things happened very quickly, and as it was my first time, I wasn’t even […]

Social Selling Index (SSI) on LinkedIn

Would like to find out how are you doing on LinkedIn and whether you are getting the most out of this platform? I was happy to find out this morning that I have just reached the top 1% of the industry Social Selling Index (SSI) rank on LinkedIn (see my score below). I have been […]

Past, present and the future of the Ukrainian fuel sector

The origins of the fuel crisis and analysis of the viable support options during and post the Russian aggression There are a few reasons for the current fuel crisis in the Ukraine, which reflects itself in the massive shortage of this good in the country.1 The country’s pre-aggression fuel demand (do not mistake with the […]

Fully Understanding Sustainability & Its Impact on the Future

Piotr Przybylo CEO Geomodes Ltd.

CEO and founder of GeoModes, Piotr Przybylo, spoke to Green.Org about the importance of fully understanding what sustainability means and its impact.  Hi Piotr, could you tell us a little bit about your background? I have spent my entire professional career working for the energy industry across four continents and 12 different countries getting to […]

Join the Oil & Gas and Renewable Energy Conference, Angola 2021

We are pleased and excited to announce that Piotr Przybylo – the CEO of GeoModes – will be a key speaker at the Oil & Gas and Renewable Energy Conference in Luanda, Angola in October 2021. Those who know Piotr will also know that Angola and the Angolan oil & gas industry are close to […]