We promote sound public policy through balanced programming, research, and career placement across the energy value chain.
We provide numerous academic and professional development opportunities to Kenan-Flagler students.
With vast experience as practitioners, the faculty gives students insights into the business of the sector.
We help with company visits, events, professional connections, and helping with academic and career goals.
UNC Kenan-Flagler's Energy Program was recently ranked the 3rd best energy program in the United States by MetroMBA.

Recent News & Media

Energy Geopolitics in 2018: Who’s Got the Power? Who will Use It?

July 16, 2018

Energy Geopolitics in 2018 By. Stephen Arbogast, Director, Kenan-Flagler Energy Center   More

The Midstream Promises Value – Unpacking the Market’s Most Underappreciated Sector

June 19, 2018

By. Stephen Arbogast, Kenan-Flagler Business School They say every ‘dog’ has its day but one sector seems stubbornly left behind as the stock market explores new heights – the oil & gas Midstream.  Why is this sector poised for dramatically better financial performance?  Why have these prospects been studiously ignored by market analysts – these […] More

Future U.S. tight oil and shale gas production depends on resources, technology, markets

August 26, 2016

A principal contributor to this report, Faouzi Aloulou, spoke at the Kenan-Flagler Energy Center’s 2016 conference “Global Fracking: What has to change for it to be a game changer?” Based on projections in the U.S. Energy Information Administration’s Annual Energy Outlook 2016 (AEO2016), U.S. tight oil production is expected to reach 7.08 million barrels per […] More