Iraq –Towards A Viable National Energy Policy
By Luay al-Khatteeb and Omar al-Saadoon*
Energy Potential Versus Reality
Oil and Gas
According to recent international estimates Iraq is expected to earn $5 trillion from oil exports up to 2035. Yet despite having reserves of 143bn barrels, and awarding concessions to international oil companies (IOCs) for field development both in the north and south, it has yet to exceed its peak...