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MIL-OSI Energy: BNEF expects steep decline in coal generation through 2050

By   /  June 20, 2018  /  BNEF, Business, Coal Generation, Commodities, Economy, Elena Giannakopoulou, Energy, English, Exploitation, Exploration, Gas, Global Coal Markets, Global Economy, Industry, Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis, MIL Oil-Energy Sector OSI, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Economics, Mining Sector, News, Newsletter Daily, Newsletter News Weekly, Oil, Oil Rigs, Open Source Intel, solar, Transition, Utility trends, Wind  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Energy: BNEF expects steep decline in coal generation through 2050

Source: Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis PV Magazine: In its 2018 New Energy Outlook, Bloomberg New Energy Finance (BNEF) sees skyrocketing growth in the global solar and wind energy markets up to 2050. Overall, it anticipates that solar and wind will account for nearly half of global electricity generation by this date, driven […]

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MIL-OSI Energy: IEEFA Europe: As risks mount, Poland’s PGE struggles to break from its fossil fuel past

By   /  June 15, 2018  /  BREF, Business, Coal, Commentary, Commodities, Economy, Energy, Energy Policy, English, Europe, Exploitation, Exploration, Gas, Global Coal Markets, Global Economy, Industry, Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis, MIL Oil-Energy Sector OSI, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Economics, Mining Sector, Newsletter Daily, Oil, Oil Rigs, Open Source Intel, PGE, Poland, Renewables, Transition  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Energy: IEEFA Europe: As risks mount, Poland’s PGE struggles to break from its fossil fuel past

Source: Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis Utility company’s actions contradict its stated intent to change The extreme case of Poland’s largest utility, PGE, shows how Europe’s more coal-intensive power companies are struggling to turn away from fossil fuels. Headwinds facing fossil fuel electricity generation in Europe include the global transition toward low-carbon energy […]

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MIL-OSI Energy: BP report: Coal still at 38% of global power generation

By   /  June 14, 2018  /  BP, Business, China, Coal Generation, Commodities, Economy, Energy, Energy Policy, English, Exploitation, Exploration, Gas, Global Coal Markets, Global Economy, India, Industry, Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis, MIL Oil-Energy Sector OSI, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Economics, Mining Sector, News, Newsletter Daily, Newsletter News Weekly, Oil, Oil Rigs, Open Source Intel, Renewables  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Energy: BP report: Coal still at 38% of global power generation

Source: Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis Reuters: LONDON—Global greenhouse gas emissions began rising again last year as the first pick-up in coal burning since 2013 overshadowed a record expansion in renewable energy, a BP report said. Energy demand accelerated in 2017 by 2.2 percent, but a 17 percent gain in clean power such […]

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MIL-OSI Energy: Analysts say new Vietnam coal plants aren’t needed

By   /  June 9, 2018  /  Business, Coal Generation, Commodities, Economy, Energy, English, Exploitation, Exploration, Gas, Global Coal Markets, Global Economy, Green Innovation And Development Center, Industry, Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis, MIL Oil-Energy Sector OSI, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Economics, Mining Sector, News, Newsletter Daily, Newsletter News Weekly, Oil, Oil Rigs, Open Source Intel, Vietnam  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Energy: Analysts say new Vietnam coal plants aren’t needed

Source: Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis VN Express International: Nation can save $7 billion in coal imports and reduce carbon dioxide emissions by 116 million tons each year, experts say. Vietnam should remove 25 coal power plants from its post-2020 energy master plan, prevent massive environmental pollution and save a lot of money, […]

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MIL-OSI Energy: IEEFA Update: Indonesia’s Electric Company Gets Its Bond Deal Done, But Investor Risk Remains

By   /  June 1, 2018  /  Asia, Business, Commentary, Commodities, Economy, Energy, Energy Policy, English, Exploitation, Exploration, Gas, Global Coal Markets, Global Economy, Indonesia, Industry, Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis, MIL Oil-Energy Sector OSI, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Economics, Mining Sector, Newsletter Daily, Oil, Oil Rigs, Open Source Intel, Perusahaan Listrik Negara, PLN  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Energy: IEEFA Update: Indonesia’s Electric Company Gets Its Bond Deal Done, But Investor Risk Remains

Source: Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis How Much Will the Government Be Willing to Subsidize PLN? Last week was good to PLN, Indonesia’s state owner power company. Despite chaotic emerging bond markets, which had punished the rupiah and pushed yields on Indonesian bonds higher, PLN was able to paddle safely to shore with […]

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MIL-OSI Energy: Australia: Developers Scrap Plans for Coal-Export Expansion in Newcastle

By   /  June 1, 2018  /  Australia, Business, Coal Export Terminals, Commodities, Economy, Energy, English, Exploitation, Exploration, Gas, Global Coal Markets, Global Economy, Industry, Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis, MIL Oil-Energy Sector OSI, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Economics, Mining Sector, News, Newsletter Daily, Newsletter News Weekly, Oil, Oil Rigs, Open Source Intel, Port Waratah Coal Services  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Energy: Australia: Developers Scrap Plans for Coal-Export Expansion in Newcastle

Source: Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis Sydney Morning Herald: The $5 billion-plus Terminal 4 coal export expansion planned for Newcastle has been scrapped after demand for the fossil fuel failed to increase as expected. Port Waratah Coal Services said on Thursday that it would allow a lease for the terminal – known as […]

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MIL-OSI Energy: Royal Bank of Scotland Ends Financing for New Coal Projects

By   /  May 30, 2018  /  Business, Climate Change, Climate Risk, Coal Finance, Commodities, Economy, Energy, English, Exploitation, Exploration, Gas, Global Coal Markets, Global Economy, Industry, Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis, MIL Oil-Energy Sector OSI, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Economics, Mining Sector, News, Newsletter Daily, Newsletter News Weekly, Oil, Oil Rigs, Open Source Intel, Royal Bank Of Scotland, ShareAction  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Energy: Royal Bank of Scotland Ends Financing for New Coal Projects

Source: Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis The Guardian: Royal Bank of Scotland will no longer fund Arctic oil projects and has pledged to cut lending to firms profiting largely from coal as part of an updated energy policy. The changes cover the mining, power and oil and gas sectors and are aimed at […]

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MIL-OSI Energy: Australia: AGL Moves Forward With Plans to Close Liddell Coal Plant

By   /  May 24, 2018  /  AGL Energy, Alinta, Australia, Business, Commodities, Economy, Energy, English, Exploitation, Exploration, Frydenberg, Gas, Global Coal Markets, Global Economy, Industry, Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis, Liddell Coal Plant, MIL Oil-Energy Sector OSI, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Economics, Mining Sector, News, Newsletter Daily, Newsletter News Weekly, Oil, Oil Rigs, Open Source Intel  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Energy: Australia: AGL Moves Forward With Plans to Close Liddell Coal Plant

Source: Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis The Guardian: The energy minister, Josh Frydenberg, has called on AGL Energy to make a financial commitment to its transition plan after the company rejected a bid from Alinta for the ageing Liddell power plant, and confirmed it will shut the facility as planned in 2022. In […]

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MIL-OSI Energy: More Transmission Would Speed Coal Plant Closures Says German Regulator

By   /  May 23, 2018  /  Business, Coal Plant Closures, Commodities, Economy, Energy, English, Exploitation, Exploration, Gas, Germany, Global Coal Markets, Global Economy, Homann, Industry, Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis, MIL Oil-Energy Sector OSI, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Economics, Mining Sector, News, Newsletter Daily, Newsletter News Weekly, Oil, Oil Rigs, Open Source Intel, Renewables, solar, Transmisson, Wind  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Energy: More Transmission Would Speed Coal Plant Closures Says German Regulator

Source: Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis Reuters: FRANKFURT—Germany could reduce its coal-fired power generation capacity by half in the coming years if planned grid expansion and the addition of new gas-fired plants come online on schedule, the head of its energy regulator said. “Half of coal-fired power plant capacity can disappear by 2030 […]

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MIL-OSI Energy: Economic Reality May Finally Kill Proposed Carmichael Coal Project

By   /  May 8, 2018  /  Adani, Adani Group, Buckley, Business, Carmichael Coal Mine, Carmichael Coal Project, Commodities, Economy, Energy, English, Exploitation, Exploration, Gas, Global Coal Markets, Global Economy, IEEFA in the news, Industry, Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis, MIL Oil-Energy Sector OSI, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Economics, Mining Sector, Mundra Plant, News, Newsletter Daily, Newsletter News Weekly, Oil, Oil Rigs, Open Source Intel  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Energy: Economic Reality May Finally Kill Proposed Carmichael Coal Project

Source: Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis The Guardian: Adani’s coal-fired power business has reported more heavy losses, prompting the Indian conglomerate to announce it would shift away from using expensive imported coal. Analysts say the fourth-quarter financial results for Adani Power, a subsidiary of the Adani group, showed the proposed Carmichael mega-mine in […]

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