Organisations operating within the Energy & Resources sector are concered with exploration, production or supplying of energy. The Energy & Resources Sector includes:
Integrated power firms
Performance in the Energy and Resources sector is driven by the global supply and demand of energy. Most companies in the sector do well at time of high oil and gas prices but are resilient in economic downturns too, such is the reliance of modern life on electricity. Sensitive to external factors, the sector is facing its most challenging environment ever.
Key factors affecting the sector are:
Increasingly volatile markets in Africa and the Middle East
Political reform in traditional markets
Emergence of new technologies