SGI White Papers Series

The SGI White Paper Series provides globally impactful policy facing analysis, bringing clarity to contentious topics in the energy sector. The SGI delivers this through the use of systematic review of the contemporary evidence base and primary analysis to fill gaps in current knowledge.

A description of the SGI White Paper Series methodology can be found here.


Current White Papers

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White Paper 3 : What future for existing gas network infrastructure in a low carbon world?

SGI White Paper 3 will look at the evidence surrounding the decarbonisation potential of existing gas network infrastructure. This paper investigates recent research that suggests options to decarbonise the existing gas grid might be competitive under certain circumstances.

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White Paper Catalogue

Cover for launch eventWhite Paper 2: Can technology help to unlock ‘unburnable carbon’? 

The report examines the current state of knowledge regarding ‘unburnable carbon’ and the extent to which Carbon Capture & Storage can unlock hydrocarbon reserves without endangering climate change targets.

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CaptureWhite Paper 1: Methane and CO2 emissions from the natural gas supply chain

Published in September 2015, this was a comprehensive review of the available data on both methane and carbon dioxide emissions from
the natural supply chain.

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