Energy in Transition

Episodes

Episode #23 - David Phillips, Head of UK and Investor Relations at Aker Carbon Capture

Our guest on this episode of the Energy in Transition Podcast visited the Flecha Azul Studio in Houston, Texas from across the pond! David Phillips, Head of UK and Investor Relations at Aker Carbon Capture sat down with Dan and Josh to chat about carbon capture, utilization and storage (CCUS) among other topics relating to carbon capture. Tune in for an episode that will educate and also entertain.

For more information on David Phillip or Aker Carbon Capture, visit https://akercarboncapture.com/

Thank you to our sponsors:
Pickering Energy Partners https://pickeringenergypartners.com/
Energy Workforce & Technology Council https://energyworkforce.org/
Preng & Associates https://www.preng.com/
Merit Advisors https://meritadvisor.com/

For more information on the production of this podcast, visit https://uprightdigital.com/

Episode #23 - David Phillips, Head of UK and Investor Relations at Aker Carbon Capture

Episode #22 - Sean Kelly, Co-founder and CEO of Amperon

Our Guest on this episode of the Energy In Transition Podcast this week is Sean Kelly, Co-founder and CEO of Amperon. Dan and Josh have a great discussion with Sean on the energy sector in Texas and what it means to forecast energy. Tune in to listen to a podcast that will not only entertain, but keep you captivated on the subject.

For more infromation on Amperon, visit amperon.co

Thank you to our sponsors: Pickering Energy Partners https://pickeringenergypartners.com/ Energy Workforce & Technology Council https://energyworkforce.org/ Preng & Associates https://www.preng.com/ Merit Advisors https://meritadvisor.com/

For more information on the production of this podcast, visit https://uprightdigital.com/

Episode #22 - Sean Kelly, Co-founder and CEO of Amperon

Episode #21 - Robin Fielder, Executive Vice President, Low Carbon Strategy & Chief Sustainability Officer at Talos Energy
Robin Fielder joined Dan and Josh on this episode of the Energy in Transition Podcast. She is the Executive Vice President, Low Carbon Strategy & Chief Sustainability Officer at Talos Energy. Robin lives up to her title with an extensive list of accomplishments and knowledge in carbon capture, decarbonization, and sequestration.

For more information on Robin Fielder and Talos Energy, visit https://www.talosenergy.com/

Thank you to our sponsors:
Pickering Energy Partners https://pickeringenergypartners.com/
Energy Workforce & Technology Council https://energyworkforce.org/
Preng & Associates https://www.preng.com/
Merit Advisors https://meritadvisor.com/

For more information on the production of this podcast, visit https://uprightdigital.com/

Episode #21 - Robin Fielder, Executive Vice President, Low Carbon Strategy & Chief Sustainability Officer at Talos Energy

Episode #20 - Sivasankaran ‘Soma’ Somasundaram, President & CEO of ChampionX
This episode of the Energy in Transition Podcast is hosted by Leslie Beyer and Josh Lowrey. Follow along as they sit down with Sivasankaran ("Soma") Somasundaram, President & Chief Executive Officer of ChampionX and discuss leaning on the culture of the people, operating virtually, the advancement of technology in the energy industry and much more! Soma was recently recognized by the Energy Workforce & Technology Council as the 2022 recipient of its DEI Champion Award for his commitment and advocacy for diversity, equity, and inclusion in the energy services and technology industry.

For more information on Sivasankaran ("Soma") Somasundaram and ChampionX, visit https://www.championx.com/

Thank you to our sponsors:

Pickering Energy Partners https://pickeringenergypartners.com/

Energy Workforce & Technology Council https://energyworkforce.org/

Preng & Associates https://www.preng.com/

Merit Advisors https://meritadvisor.com/

For more information on the production of this podcast, visit https://uprightdigital.com/

Episode #20 - Sivasankaran ‘Soma’ Somasundaram, President & CEO of ChampionX

Episode #19 - Jim Hughes, Managing Partner at EnCap Investments Energy Transition
Jim Hughes, Managing Partner at EnCap Investments Energy Transition, joined Dan Pickering and Josh Lowrey on today's episode of the Energy in Transition Podcast. Listen along for insight on all things relating to power, decarbonization of the global economy, and what it takes to build and also invest in an energy transition company today. For more information on Jim Hughes and EnCap Investments, visit https://www.encapinvestments.com/ Thank you to our sponsors: Pickering Energy Partners https://pickeringenergypartners.com/ Energy Workforce & Technology Council https://energyworkforce.org/ Preng & Associates https://www.preng.com/ Merit Advisors https://meritadvisor.com/ For more information on the production of this podcast, visit https://uprightdigital.com/

Episode #19 - Jim Hughes, Managing Partner at EnCap Investments Energy Transition

Episode #18 - Glen Stancil, CEO of Merge Electric Fleet Solutions
Dan Pickering and Josh Lowrey sit down with Glen Stancil, CEO of Merge Electric Fleet Solutions from the floor of NAPE 2022. This is a great discussion on electric fleets, current electric vehicle output, reverse flow capability, and much more! Tune in to learn more about the past, current and future state of electrical vehicles.

Thank you to our sponsors: Pickering Energy Partners https://pickeringenergypartners.com/ Energy Workforce & Technology Council https://energyworkforce.org/ Preng & Associates https://www.preng.com/ Merit Advisors https://meritadvisor.com/ For more information on the production of this podcast, visit https://uprightdigital.com/

Episode #18 - Glen Stancil, CEO of Merge Electric Fleet Solutions

Episode #17 - Season 2 Introduction
The kick off of the second season of the Energy Transition Podcast is here! This episode is the foundation of the topics that will be covered during the duration of this season as well as an introdcution to the new hosts: Leslie Beyer, CEO of Energy Workforce & Technology Council and Dan Pickering, Founder of Pickering Energy Partners alongside Josh Lowrey, President of Upright Digital.

Thank you to our sponsors:

Pickering Energy Partners 

Energy Workforce & Technology Council

Preng & Associates 

Merit Advisors 

For more information on the production of this podcast, visit https://uprightdigital.com/

Episode #17 - Season 2 Introduction

Episode #16 - Dr. Michelle Foss, Rice University's Baker Institute for Public Policy

In part three of a series on critical and strategic minerals, Dr. Michelle Foss and Energy Workforce & Technology Council CEO Leslie Beyer engage in an in-depth discussion about the material needs for a lower-carbon future, the hegemonic role of China, and the policies needed to support sustainable mining in the United States. 

Episode #16 - Dr. Michelle Foss, Rice University's Baker Institute for Public Policy

Episode #15 — Ashley Zumwalt-Forbes, Co-Founder, President & Director, Black Mountain Metals

In part two of a series on critical and strategic minerals, Zumwalt-Forbes and Council CEO Leslie Beyer engage in an in-depth discussion about the role of these resources in the future of energy and geopolitical considerations in producing the materials needed for the energy transition.

Episode #15 — Ashley Zumwalt-Forbes, Co-Founder, President & Director, Black Mountain Metals

Episode #14 — Hans Smit, President & CEO, Ocean Minerals

In this episode — the first of a three-part series on critical and strategic minerals — Hans Smit from Ocean Minerals joins Council CEO Leslie Beyer for a deep dive on what these minerals and metals are, what goes into producing them, and why they’re so important to the global economy and the future of energy.

Episode #14 — Hans Smit, President & CEO, Ocean Minerals

Episode #13 — Lees Rodionov, Global Director Sustainability, Schlumberger

In this episode, Council CEO Leslie Beyer and Schlumberger’s Lees Rodionov discuss energy transition, sustainability and ESG. Rodionov describes what the triple bottom line means to Schlumberger, as well as how ESG relates to risk management.

Episode #13 — Lees Rodionov, Global Director Sustainability, Schlumberger

Episode #12 — Assaad Mohanna, Director of Business Strategy, NOV

Host Leslie Beyer and Assaad Mohanna discuss how NOV is examining the underlying economics and meeting the needs of an energy industry in transition by supporting the oil and gas industry while diversifying into other energies that fit their skill sets. This insightful conversation delves into ESG, purposeful innovation, and overcoming technological hurdles to achieving a lower carbon future.

Episode #12 — Assaad Mohanna, Director of Business Strategy, NOV

Episode #11 — Tim Neal, CEO, GoExpedi

This episode is a conversation between Council CEO Leslie Beyer and GoExpedi CEO Tim Neal about how artificial intelligence and machine learning are helping the energy industry proactively manage supply chains and minimize risk. It’s an education on how technology is helping build resilience in supply chains and business operations.

Episode #11 — Tim Neal, CEO, GoExpedi

Episode #10 — Allyson Book, Baker Hughes Vice President of Energy Transition

In this episode, Council CEO Leslie Beyer and Baker Hughes Vice President of Energy Transition Allyson Book discuss energy transition, ESG reporting, and the vital role of the energy services sector in getting to net-zero carbon emissions by 2050. They delve into Baker Hughes’ leading role as an energy technology company that’s working to make energy safer, cleaner, and more efficient for people and the planet.

 

NOTE: This episode was recorded in November 2020.

Episode #10 — Allyson Book, Baker Hughes Vice President of Energy Transition

Episode #9 — Melissa Cougle, CFO, Frank’s International

In the latest episode Council CEO Leslie Beyer and Frank’s International CFO Melissa Cougle analyzed major topics affecting the OFS sector and the future of energy, including ESG, technology development and deployment, access to capital, and inclusion and diversity. Cougle’s optimistic outlook for the future is grounded in the sector’s combination of talent, grit, and ingenuity.

Episode #9 — Melissa Cougle, CFO, Frank’s International

Episode #8 — Tim Tarpley, SVP Government Affairs, Energy Workforce & Technology Council

Tarpley and host Leslie Beyer discuss the merger of PESA and AESC to form the Energy Workforce & Technology Council, and how the combined organization will elevate and advocate for the oilfield services and equipment sector. They also analyze President Biden’s executive orders and look ahead to how legislative and administration actions could affect OFS companies. This informative conversation will get you up to speed on changes in US energy policy and what it means for the future of energy.

Episode #8 — Tim Tarpley, SVP Government Affairs, Energy Workforce & Technology Council

Episode #7 — Mahesh Konduru, Chief Executive Officer, ProSep

Host Leslie Beyer and ProSep CEO Mahesh Konduru discuss what the oilfield sector needs to do to recover from effects of the downturn, the market opportunities available to agile companies, how ProSep delivers value by helping customers clean water used in production and reduce chemical usage, and the importance of ESG reporting for companies of all sizes. This is an in-depth conversation that delves into how the interaction of technology and economics will drive the future of oil and gas, and the energy industry.

Episode #7 — Mahesh Konduru, Chief Executive Officer, ProSep

Episode #6 — Scott Gale, Executive Director, Halliburton Labs

Scott Gale, Executive Director of Halliburton Labs, joins host Leslie Beyer to discuss Halliburton's initiative to accelerate development and growth of cleaner energy companies. Halliburton Labs is helping companies scale new technologies to meet global needs, assist with customer development, and provide an array of support resources, capabilities, and expertise. In this conversation, Gale and Beyer dig into how the technologies that will define the future of energy are being developed.

Episode #6 — Scott Gale, Executive Director, Halliburton Labs

Episode #5 - Gabriel Rio, President & CEO, Milestone Environmental Services

In this episode, sponsored by Milestone Environmental Services, PESA President and podcast host Leslie Beyer and Milestone Environmental Services President & CEO Gabriel Rio analyze the future of energy, the work the oilfield sector is doing to remove carbon from the atmosphere, and how Milestone’s waste disposal and remediation innovations are critical to improving operational efficiency and environmental performance. This is an insightful and informative conversation between two of the OFS sector’s leading thinkers on ESG and the role of oil and gas in the transition to a lower carbon energy future.

Episode #5 - Gabriel Rio, President & CEO, Milestone Environmental Services

Episode #4 - Ken Medlock, Baker Fellow In Energy and Resources Economics, Rice University

Ken Medlock is one of the world’s foremost experts on energy policy and economics. In this wide-ranging conversation, Medlock and host Leslie Beyer discuss the implications of rising energy demand in the developing world, the need for different energy transitions in different regions of the world, and future opportunities for the oilfield services and equipment sector. Medlock’s practical, realistic, science-based perspective is a critical contribution to the ongoing conversation about combatting climate change and the transition to a lower carbon energy future.

Episode #4 - Ken Medlock, Baker Fellow In Energy and Resources Economics, Rice University

Episode #3 - Kyle Ramachandran, President and CFO, Solaris Oilfield Infrastructure

In this conversation, Ramachandran and host Leslie Beyer discuss emerging trends in oilfield automation, how Solaris is approaching ESG across the enterprise and incorporating these strategies into short- and long-term planning. An illuminating discussion on how it all connects with energy transition and access to capital markets. Extraordinary insights from one of OFS’s most widely recognized new leaders.

Episode #3 - Kyle Ramachandran, President and CFO, Solaris Oilfield Infrastructure

Special Election Episode - Bob Moran, Senior Managing Director, FTI Consulting

In this special election episode, Leslie Beyer is joined by Bob Moran, Senior Managing Director of FTI Consulting and guest co-host Tim Tarpley, PESA Vice President Government Affairs to analyze the upcoming election and what it means for the oil and gas industry. Moran draws on his long experience in advocacy for the OFS sector at Halliburton and leading DC trade associations as the group does a deep dive on races for the presidency, U.S. Senate and U.S. House.

Special Election Episode - Bob Moran, Senior Managing Director, FTI Consulting

Episode #2 — Robert Drummond, President & CEO, NexTier

Drummond and host Leslie Beyer discuss how NexTier is deploying technology to drive efficiency and reduce environmental impact while producing affordable and reliable energy for people all over the world. They dive into how digital technologies are enabling a new way to work and will change the nature of the OFS sector’s workforce, as well as critical strategic issues like inclusion and diversity and ESG.

Episode #2 — Robert Drummond, President & CEO, NexTier

Episode #1 - Rod Larson, President and CEO, Oceaneering

The Energy In Transition podcast launches with its first guest, President & CEO of Oceaneering Rod Larson.

Together with host Leslie Beyer, Larson discusses the essential role of the oil and gas industry in driving technologies that will enable a lower-carbon energy future. They dive into Oceaneering's approach to innovation, how the skills and knowledge of the OFS sector apply broadly to the future of energy and the growing relevance of ESG.

Episode #1 - Rod Larson, President and CEO, Oceaneering

Energy In Transition Introduction Episode

Host Leslie Beyer is joined by production partners Josh Lowrey and David de Roode to introduce the new Energy In Transition podcast — a first of its kind examination of the oil and gas industry’s critical role in developing lower-carbon energy. In the episodes ahead, Leslie will be joined by industry leaders to show how the oil and gas industry is leading efforts to meet future energy needs through emerging technologies, emissions reduction, efficiencies and collaboration with renewables.

Energy In Transition Introduction Episode