Natural Gas and Energy Reform
Complete video at: http://fora.tv/2008/07/02/Advancing_Sustainability_in_the_Oil_and_Gas_Industry StatoilHydro President and CEO Helge Lund argues that increased use of natural gas should be part of any plan to combat global warming by reducing CO2 emissions. This excerpt was recorded in collaboration with the 19th World Petroleum Congress, in Madrid, Spain, on July 2, 2008. ----- Helge Lund, President and CEO of StatoilHydro, and Francis Saville, Chairman of the Board at Nexen Inc., participate in a discussion of developing sustainable practices in their respective companies. William Hogan, Professor of Global Energy Policy, Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University moderates. Helge Lund is the Chief Executive Officer for the StatoilHydro group. He started his career as a consultant for McKinsey & Company and as political adviser for the Conservative Party in Storting before starting work for Hafslund Nycomed in 1993. In 1997-8 he was Vice President in Nycomed Pharma before starting work in Aker RGI in 1999 as Vice President before becoming CEO for Aker Kv?rner in 2002.