Andrew Baxter

Senior Director, Energy Strategy, HBS Leadership Fellow, Boston, MA

Area of Expertise: Oil & Gas, Methane Emissions, Sustainable Finance

Andrew works with a variety of stakeholders within the oil and gas industry, financial sector, and academia, to drive continuous improvement in methane emission management and disclosure. His engagements with industry and investors also address additional near term challenges and opportunities pertaining to oil and gas industry during the energy transition – including joint venture governance, mergers and acquisitions, and hydrogen development.

Posts by this author

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National Oil Companies’ Oversized and Overlooked Methane Emissions, How Finance and Industry Must Help Now

NOCs have some of the lowest development and production costs, and will likely be the ones the last barrel from the ground.

Activating National Oil Companies for Climate Progress: Financial Strategies to Cut Methane Pollution

Cutting methane emissions from the oil and gas sector, especially NOCs, is the most cost-effective way to slow the rate of global warming today.

Tackling Transferred Emissions: Climate Principles for Oil and Gas Mergers and Acquisitions

Transactions in the oil & gas industry are risky, but also present opportunities for industry to lead on global GHG emissions reduction.

Joint Ventures

Joint Action: ​Catalyzing Methane Emission Reduction at Oil and Gas Joint Ventures​

Analysis of supermajors' non-operated joint ventures with NOCs shows emissions reporting from these assets remains largely unknown and unmanaged.

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Why we need leadership to close the transferred emissions loophole

Oil and gas companies, investors, and policymakers all have important roles to play to solve the problem of transferred emissions.

Methane is front and center for EIG’s portfolio companies

Emily Rodgers of EIG discusses why her company is so focused on methane emissions, and their recent methane PE Summit for their portfolio companies.