Mihaela Carstei

  • Egypt’s Looming Energy Crisis: Short Term Responses for Energy Security

    The Atlantic Council's Rafik Hariri Center for the Middle East and the Energy and Environment Program cordially invites you to participate in a two-panel event on Egypt's Looming Energy Crisis: Short Term Responses for Energy Security. Through this workshop, the Atlantic Council seeks to engage in an open collegial nonpartisan dialogue to discuss the most urgent energy needs facing Egypt's president, Abd Al-Fattah el-Sisi and how his government can mitigate the looming crisis.


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  • Carstei on Russia's War Against Fracking

    Foreign Policy quotes Energy and Environment Acting Director Mihaela Carstei on Russia's efforts to back movements across Europe that demonize fracking:

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  • Wake-up Call for Europe on Energy

    Breaking Down the Russia-China Gas Deal

    Energy & Environment Program Director Mihaela Carstei spoke with CNN's Fionnuala Sweeney on the major gas deal struck between Russia and China. She comments on the implications for Europe and the crisis in Ukraine.


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  • Carstei on Russia-China Gas Deal

    Mihaela Carstei, acting director of the Atlantic Council Energy and Environment Program, joins Al Jazeera English to discuss the recently announced energy deal between Russia and China:

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  • Carstei on Additional US Sanctions Against Russia

    Energy & Environment Program Acting Director Mihaela Carstei joins CCTV to discuss the ongoing crisis in Ukraine and America warning Russia of more sanctions:

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  • Carstei on How the Ukraine Crisis Affects Coal Usage

    Monitor Global Outlook quotes Energy & Environment Program Acting Director Mihaela Carstei what role the Ukraine crisis will have on coal usage in Europe:

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  • Carstei: Russia Sanctions "Not Enough"

    Energy & Environment Program Acting Director Mihaela Carstei joins CCTV to discuss the long- and short-term impacts of sanctions on Russia:

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  • Carstei: New Russian Pipeline Makes No Sense

    Foreign Policy quotes Energy & Environment Program Acting Director Mihaela Carstei on Russia's energy strategy in Europe:

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  • Carstei: Sanctions Are "Toothless" Without Europe

    Energy & Environment Program Deputy Director Mihaela Carstei joins CCTV America to discuss whether sanctions against Russian officials will help resolve the standoff in Crimea:

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  • Addressing the Food, Water, and Energy Nexus

    The relationship between food, water, and energy resources are shaping our world and its future, and managing the “nexus” of the interdependencies among these goods is arguably one of the most critical challenges facing policymakers in the transatlantic area. A draft report discussed at an Atlantic Council event today argues that Africa plays an especially important role: the consequences of failure to address the challenges are catastrophic, but the potential upside of doing so successfully is also enormous.
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