Publications

Commissioned by leading industry bodies and important civil society organisations, our catalogue covers a broad range of topics.

Below are our titles currently in production and a full listing of our publications to date.

Future Titles

Back Catalogue

Below is a listing of ISC’s over 100 publications, in reverse chronological order.

As detailed information on each of the titles in this updated library becomes available you will be able to click on the cover image or title to read a full listing of the contents and, where available, options for download or purchase in hard copy.

International Gas, October 2017-March 2018

The Autumn 2017 edition of the International Gas Union’s bi-annual magazine International Gas is currently being prepared, for launch at the IGU Council Meeting in Tokyo, Japan in October.

Now in its 13th year, International Gas is a definitive record of the work of the IGU, highlights the cutting edge of research in all aspects of the gas value chain and provides in-depth feature articles on the most important topics affecting the industry.

  • Further information to follow.
  • 160 pages, softback, A4 sized
  • September 2017
  • English
World Petroleum Council Guide to Careers in Oil and Gas

World Petroleum Council Guide to Careers in Oil and Gas

The seventh in a series of guides for the World Petroleum Council (WPC), the World Petroleum Council Guide to Careers in Oil and Gas will be launched in July 2017 at the World Petroleum Congress in Istanbul, Turkey.

This latest guide will join the six previous titles in the series covering Unconventional Gas; Petrochemicals and Refining; Unconventional Oil; Arctic Oil and Gas; Water Management and Biofuels.

The set can be read online either through the WPC’s website or on Issuu.

  • Further information to follow.
  • XXX pages, softback, A5 sized
  • July 2017
  • English
EurEau - Water Matters

EurEau : Water Matters

  • Published in collaboration with EurEau to coincide with the 25th anniversary of the UN World Water Day.
  • 84 pages, softback, A4 sized
  • April 2017
  • English
International Gas April 2017

International Gas, April-September 2017

This latest issue, launched at the International Gas Union’s spring meetings in Muscat, features articles on COP 22 and the role that natural gas can play in helping to meet NDCs agreed at COP 21, developments in LNG haulage vehicles and an interview with IGU’s new Events Director Rodney Cox.

We present some of the latest work of IGU’s Committees looking at dimethyl ether production, shale gas in China, emissions reduction in an industrial context and on advocating for natural gas in Europe.

The issue also highlights the most recent work of IGU from diplomatic engagement and outreach to the final preparations for IGRC2017 and looking ahead to the World Gas Conference in Washington DC next year.

  • The spring 2016 edition of the International Gas Union magazine International Gas was launched at the IGU’s Executive Commttee Meeting in Muscat Oman.
  • 144 pages, softback, A4 sized
  • March 2017
  • English
International Gas, October 2016

International Gas, October 2016-March 2017

Launched at the International Gas Union’s autumn meetings in Amsterdam, the latest edition of International Gas marked the 85th anniversary of IGU and the transition of the organisation’s Secretariat from Oslo, Norway to Barcelona, Spain.

Feature articles included a review of important milestones in IGU’s history, highlights of the Norwegian Secretariat’s term and the important role of LNG in the global gas marketplace.

The issue also covered some of the latest work of IGU’s committees and task forces across all areas of the gas value chain.

  • The Autumn 2016 edition of the International Gas Union magazine International Gas was launched at the IGU’s Council Meeting in Amsterdam.
  • 160 pages, softback, A4 sized
  • October 2016
  • English
IGU Brochure

IGU in Norway - Achievements and Initiatives 2007-2016

  • Launched to mark the end of Norway’s term as host of the IGU Secretariat.
  • 24 pages, softback, A4 sized
  • September 2016
  • English
World Petroleum Council Guide to Biofuels

World Petroleum Council Guide to Biofuels

  • The sixth in a special series of Guides produced for the World Petroleum Council (WPC) as a definitive source of reference on the most pressing matters affecting global energy markets.
  • 112 pages, softback, A5 sized
  • September 2016
  • English
IGU 80 2016

International Gas Union 1931-2016

  • Published to commemorate IGU’s 85 years of service to the international gas industry.
  • 128 pages, hardback, large format
  • September 2016
  • English
International Gas April 2016

International Gas, April-September 2016

  • The April-September issue of International Gas was launched at the IGU’s Spring Meetings in Durban, South Africa.
  • 160 pages, softback, A4 sized
  • April 2016
  • English
International Gas October 2015

International Gas, October 2015-March 2016

  • Launched at the IGU Autumn Meetings in Cartagena de Indias, Colombia.
  • 176 pages, softback, A4 sized
  • October 2015
  • English
WPC Yearbook 2015

World Petroleum Council Yearbook 2015 – Leading the Industry

  • Official Publication of the World Petroleum Council 2015. The 2015 Edition was also given to all delegates at the WPC Leadership Conference.
  • 144 pages, softback, A4 sized
  • May 2015
  • English
World Petroleum Council Guide to Water Management

World Petroleum Council Guide to Water Management

  • The fifth in a special series of Guides produced for the World Petroleum Council (WPC) as a definitive source of reference on the most pressing matters affecting global energy markets.
  • 80 pages, softback, A5 sized
  • May 2015
  • English
International Gas April 2015

International Gas, April-September 2015

  • Launched at the IGU Executive Committee meeting, Abu Dhabi, UAE.
  • 224 pages, softback, A4 sized
  • April 2015
  • English
International Gas October 2014

International Gas, October 2014-March 2015

  • Launched at the IGU Autumn meetings in Berlin, Germany.
  • 184 pages, softback, A4 sized
  • October 2014
  • English
World Petroleum Council Guide to Arctic Oil and Gas

World Petroleum Council Guide to Arctic Oil and Gas

  • The fourth in a special series of Guides produced for the World Petroleum Council (WPC) as a definitive source of reference on the most pressing matters affecting global energy markets.
  • 80 pages, softback, A5 sized
  • May 2014
  • English
International Gas April 2014

International Gas, April-September 2014

  • Launched at the IGU Executive Committee meeting in Brisbane, Australia.
  • 192 pages, softback, A4 sized
  • April 2014
  • English
World Petroleum Council Guide to Unconventional Oil

World Petroleum Council Guide to Unconventional Oil

  • The third in a special series of Guides produced for the World Petroleum Council (WPC) as a definitive source of reference on the most pressing matters affecting global energy markets.
  • 80 pages, softback, A5 sized
  • November 2013
  • English
International Gas October 2013

International Gas, October 2013-March 2014

  • Launched at the IGU Council Meeting in Beijing, China.
  • 216 pages, softback, A4 sized
  • October 2013
  • English
World Petroleum Council Guide to Petrochemicals and Refining

World Petroleum Council Guide to Petrochemicals and Refining

  • The second in a special series of Guides produced for the World Petroleum Council (WPC) as a definitive source of reference on the most pressing matters affecting global energy markets.
  • 112 pages, softback, A5 sized
  • June 2013
  • English
International Gas April 2013

International Gas, April-September 2013

  • Launched at the IGU Executive Committee meeting in Seville, Spain.
  • 216 pages, softback, A4 sized
  • April 2013
  • English
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