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Get full visibility into the global oil and gas industry through topical and fact-based analytics, highly detailed data and leading-edge advisory services, Rystad Energy is uniquely positioned to provide deep insight into the global supply of oil and gas, investment trends, portfolio valuation, portfolio benchmarking and transaction analyses.

We Provide

We provide complete coverage of the global upstream oil and gas industry through our field-by-field approach, including production numbers, resource estimates, ownership and valuation.

We Deliver

We deliver access to data, modeling tools, reports and commentaries that synthesize the market implications of trends and key events along with our expert views, all backed by Rystad Energy's unparalleled data universe.

We Collaborate

We collaborate closely with our customers and other market players to ensure that we deliver high quality intelligence and advisory services in an efficient manner, and that we capture the key nuances of the market as they happen.


Get full visibility of the global upstream sector and break it down to its basic moving parts.

Features included

  • More than 85,000 assets and 3,200 companies globally, with coverage by continent, region, country and state/province
  • Overview of field life cycle, including producing fields, fields under development, discoveries and exploration licenses
  • Economic metrics consisting of investments, operational costs, government take, free cashflow and net present value
  • Complete coverage of oil and gas supply, including conventional and unconventional, onshore and offshore, and yet-to-find resources and portfolios
  • Economic Model, covering global oil and gas assets, companies and portfolios, catering for detailed valuations and sensitivity analyses

Enables you to

  • Get a comprehensive overview and understanding of the details associated with all fields, discoveries and licenses globally
  • Understand historical and future global oil and gas supply and the related economics by country, operator, company, supply segment or field life cycle
  • Benchmark competitor performance and analyze their portfolios and economic risk profiles
  • Use specified criteria to screen for acquisition or farm-in targets
  • Calculate net present value of assets and portfolios and run your own assumptions through our models
  • Study and benchmark well parameters both onshore and offshore globally, as well as the impact of drilling new wells on production and costs

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Stay up to date on all aspects of the upstream industry through our trends reports, asset reports and frequent value-adding commentaries, offering analysis of recent industry news and developments, all prepared by leading industry experts.

Features included

  • Upstream Trends Report – monthly report on recent trends in the global E&P industry
  • Discovery Trends Report – timely and comprehensive overview of global discoveries
  • M&A Trends Report – monthly review of mergers, acquisitions, asset sales and deals in play
  • Upstream Asset Reports and Factsheets – high quality in-depth analysis of major projects
  • Upstream Commentaries – frequent commentaries offering analysis of upstream industry trends and developments

Enables you to

  • Get a timely and comprehensive overview of the global and regional upstream sector, powered by Rystad Energy UCube
  • Access timely and topical analysis from leading industry experts
  • Stay up to date with the latest trends and events in the market
  • Maintain a solid foundation for strategic decisions
  • Get access to both a macro overview and details at asset and company level
  • Quickly and easily access our online library of upstream analysis and insights

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Upstream Analytics


  • Understanding the energy transition and its impact on the future energy mix 
  • Energy transition strategies including CO2 emissions, renewables, electrification and hydrogen 
  • Exploration and country-entry strategies 
  • Benchmarking operational excellence and best practices 
  • Benchmarking organizations and defining and setting up in the right manner  
  • Benchmarking exploration cost and value creation 
  • Technical and commercial due diligence and valuation of assets and companies 
  • Expert witness in court cases 
  • Understanding the oilfield services market for cost estimation and optimal timing of contracts 


In a world drowning in data, maintaining a strategic market advantage has never been more important. Our Upstream Economic Model allows the user to create customized analysis by inputting their own assumption into the model. This cuts the noise, offering the robustness of our Upstream database (UCube) combined with the flexibility of adjusting parameters to match your own market view.

Features included

  • Transparent and fully editable valuation model

  • Customized estimating factors leverages cost data from 85,000 assets and 3,200 oil and gas companies to fit your project

  • Sensitivity analysis on a variety of parameters including commodity prices, discount rates, inflation, tax rates and currencies

  • Adjustable well and drilling parameters for shale/tight oil assets, including two streams well curves

  • You can easily select if taxes should be calculated field-by-field, or consolidated at a contract or country level
  • Possibility to analyses the production, cash flows and valuation for based on either the 2P reserves or full resources potential

  • Possibility to include emissions data and the impact of carbon tax

Enables you to

  • Create a detailed analysis utilizing all asset data from UCube on asset, company, country or portfolio level as well as emissions data from the EmissionsCube in one file
  • Build customized estimating factors based on production profiles, fiscal regimes, prices, investments, carbon footprints, assets’ emissions and operational costs
  • Understand and customize fiscal regimes for all producing countries
  • Evaluate historical cost benchmarks across all geographies for oil and gas using our bottom-up coverage of 85,000 assets
  • Measure how tiebacks and tiebacks costs changes the commerciality of both the host and tied project

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Upstream Economic Model