March 2022

War and Oil: The Impacts of Soaring Prices

Tuesday, March 22, 2022

Oil prices have hit their highest levels in years—a consequence of Russia’s invasion of Ukraine—and the repercussions are already being felt across the Americas. The region’s oil producers will benefit, but for many countries and consumers, it’s yet another reminder of the high cost of dependence on imported energy.   If climate change wasn’t motivation […]

A Double Transition in Suriname

Monday, March 21, 2022

Suriname is the most densely forested country in the world, and it is all in on the transition to renewable energy. It is also on the cusp of a major oil boom. How will the country manage the transition to an oil-based economy and a green energy economy at the same time?   Surinamese President […]