Thought Leadership

Commentary, benchmarks and case studies in supply chain, cost optimization and risk management for energy and natural resources companies.

Oil and Gas Upstream Market Outlook

April 1, 2021

Oil & Gas | Report | This report provides capex and opex forecasting for top categories across Europe, Middle East and Africa for 2021 including additional specific analysis for Africa.

Strategic Cost Savings for Nuclear Operators

December 22, 2020

Nuclear | Insight | This insight outlines how Nuclear operators can create supply chain value, identify cost savings opportunities, as well as select and manage supplier relationships using market intelligence and spend analytics.

Operator Spotlight Webinar with Southern Star

December 22, 2020

Gas | Webinar | This operator spotlight webinar with Southern Star Central Gas Pipeline includes their learnings and examples of how to unlock enterprise efficiencies.

Data-Driven Market Strategy

December 22, 2020

Oil & Gas | Insight | This insight covers data-driven cost & risk management strategies for operators facing an oil price rebound.

PowerAdvocate Risk Survey

December 22, 2020

Energy | Industry Survey | This report outlines the key findings from our annual industry survey focused on managing supply chain risk.

Unleashing the Power of Digitalization

December 22, 2020

Oil & Gas | Conference | This 3-minute presentation covers the key components to have an efficient business through the implementation of digitalization.

M&A Value Creation

December 9, 2020

Energy | Insight | Our thought leadership report outlines how energy players can create value in M&A by capturing spend merger synergies.

Adapting Ahead of Energy Transition

December 8, 2020

Oil & Gas | Interview | PowerAdvocate and Upstream discuss the future of the oil & gas industry and how to create a sustainable and cost-effective energy transition as many operators shift from becoming oil to energy providers.

Risk Management in Oil & Gas

December 8, 2020

Oil & Gas | Interview | PowerAdvocate and Upstream discuss the emerging risks facing operators in the energy sector including safety, ESG with an increased focus on carbon capture and cybersecurity risks.

Cost Management in Oil & Gas

December 8, 2020

Oil & Gas | Interview | PowerAdvocate, and Upstream discuss effective cost management and optimization in light of the current macroeconomic downturn for oil & gas operators.