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MIL-OSI Energy: Oversea-Chinese Banking Corp. says it is done financing coal projects

By   /  April 17, 2019  /  AM-NC, Business, China, Climate Risk, Coal Project Financing, Commodities, CTF, DJF, Economy, Energy, Energy Investment Trends, Energy Markets, English, Exploitation, Exploration, Gas, Global Coal Markets, Global Economy, IEEFA in the news, Industry, Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis, KB, Market Forces, MIL Oil-Energy Sector OSI, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Economics, Mining Sector, News, Newsletter Daily, Newsletter News Weekly, Oil, Oil Rigs, Open Source Intel, Oversea Chinese Banking Corp., Renewables, Samuel Tsien, Southeast Asia, Vietnam  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Energy: Oversea-Chinese Banking Corp. says it is done financing coal projects

Source: Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis Bloomberg: Oversea-Chinese Banking Corp., Southeast Asia’s second-largest lender, said two Vietnamese coal-fired power plants will be the last it finances as it increases funding for renewable projects. “We won’t do any new coal-fired power generation plants in any countries, except for the power projects that we are […]

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MIL-OSI Energy: Enthusiasm for coal waning at India’s largest power generator

By   /  April 16, 2019  /  AM-NC, Business, Commodities, CTF, DJF, Economy, Energy, English, Exploitation, Exploration, Gas, Global Coal Markets, Global Economy, IEEFA in the news, India, India National Electricity Plan, Industry, Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis, Kashish Shah, KB, MIL Oil-Energy Sector OSI, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Economics, Mining Sector, News, Newsletter Daily, Newsletter News Weekly, NTPC, Oil, Oil Rigs, Open Source Intel, Tim Buckley  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Energy: Enthusiasm for coal waning at India’s largest power generator

Source: Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis Business Standard: The country’s [India’s] sagging growth in new capacity additions in coal-fired power seemed to have rubbed on state-controlled NTPC Ltd., the largest power generator. Between 2012-13 and 2015-16, the country had added as much as 20 GW of coal-fired power each year. The growth has […]

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MIL-OSI Energy: Puerto Rico PREPA utility oversight and privatization focus of House hearing

By   /  April 11, 2019  /  AM-NC, Business, Commodities, CTF, DJF, Economy, Energy, English, Exploitation, Exploration, Gas, Global Economy, IEEFA in the news, Industry, Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis, José Ortiz Vásquez, KB, MIL Oil-Energy Sector OSI, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Economics, Mining Sector, News, Newsletter Daily, Newsletter News Weekly, Oil, Oil Rigs, Open Source Intel, PREPA, Puerto Rico, Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority, Puerto Rico-PREPA, Tom Sanzillo, U.S. House Committee on Natural Resources  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Energy: Puerto Rico PREPA utility oversight and privatization focus of House hearing

Source: Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis E&E News ($): The House Natural Resources Committee yesterday inveighed against Puerto Rico’s decrepit and inept power company but saw no clear path to provide the territory with clean and affordable energy. Puerto Rico is back in the headlines in recent weeks, as lawmakers negotiate a new […]

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MIL-OSI Energy: Stock market data: U.S. shale producers are a money-losing investment

By   /  April 4, 2019  /  AM-NC, Business, Commodities, CTF, DJF, Economy, Energy, Energy Markets, English, Exploitation, Exploration, fracking, Gas, Global Economy, IEEFA, IEEFA in the news, Industry, Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis, Institutional Investors, KB, MIL Oil-Energy Sector OSI, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Economics, Mining Sector, Morningstar, Natural Gas, News, Newsletter Daily, Newsletter News Weekly, Oil, Oil industry, Oil Rigs, Open Source Intel, Sightline Institute, U.S. Shale Producers  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Energy: Stock market data: U.S. shale producers are a money-losing investment

Source: Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis Reuters: U.S. shale producers last year again spent more money than they collected, extending a years-long streak of putting oil output above cash flow and investor returns, according to a Reuters analysis of top independent producers. All but seven of 29 of these producers last year spent […]

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MIL-OSI Energy: Southeast Asia becoming a center for renewable energy development

By   /  April 3, 2019  /  AM-NC, ASEAN, Asia, Business, Commodities, CTF, DJF, Economy, Energy, English, Exploitation, Exploration, Gas, Global Economy, IEEFA in the news, Industry, Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis, KB, KPMG, MIL Oil-Energy Sector OSI, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Economics, Mining Sector, News, Newsletter Daily, Newsletter News Weekly, Oil, Oil Rigs, Open Source Intel, Philippines, RE100, Renewables, Sara Jane Ahmed, Southeast Asia Renewable Energy Development, Transition  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Energy: Southeast Asia becoming a center for renewable energy development

Source: Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis The Asean Post: Technological innovations and favourable government policies are among the four trends expected to drive Southeast Asia’s transition to renewable energy in the coming years. A report published by global auditing firm KPMG on Tuesday titled ‘The Renewable Energy Transition’ noted that while there are […]

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MIL-OSI Energy: Union pushes for inspector general in Puerto Rico utility bankruptcy case

By   /  April 2, 2019  /  AM-NC, Business, Commodities, CTF, DJF, Economy, Energy, English, Exploitation, Exploration, Gas, Global Economy, IEEFA in the news, Industry, Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis, KB, MIL Oil-Energy Sector OSI, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Economics, Mining Sector, News, Newsletter Daily, Newsletter News Weekly, Oil, Oil Rigs, Open Source Intel, PREPA, Puerto Rico, Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority, Puerto Rico Oversight Board, Puerto Rico-PREPA, Tom Sanzillo, Unión de Trabajadores de la Industria Eléctrica y Riego, UTIER  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Energy: Union pushes for inspector general in Puerto Rico utility bankruptcy case

Source: Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis Bond Buyer ($): A Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority union has offered the appointment of an inspector general to the PREPA bankruptcy judge as an alternative to a bond insurer proposal for a receiver. The union, Unión de Trabajadores de la Industria Eléctrica y Riego, filed the […]

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MIL-OSI Energy: Decline in U.S. demand hitting domestic thermal coal miners hard

By   /  March 22, 2019  /  AM-NC, Business, Cloud Peak Energy, Cloud Peak Financial Woes, Commodities, CTF, Declining Domestic Steam Coal Demand, DJF, Economy, Energy, English, Exploitation, Exploration, Gas, Global Economy, IEEFA in the news, Industry, Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis, KB, MIL Oil-Energy Sector OSI, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Economics, Mining Sector, Murray Energy, News, Newsletter Daily, Newsletter News Weekly, Oil, Oil Rigs, Open Source Intel, Powder River Basin Coal, Robert Murray, U.S. coal markets, US Coal Markets, Westmoreland, Westmoreland Bankruptcy  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Energy: Decline in U.S. demand hitting domestic thermal coal miners hard

Source: Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis S&P Global Market Intelligence ($): Major U.S. coal producers that bit the bullet early and filed for bankruptcy a few years ago are now enjoying the benefits of improved coal markets and clean balance sheets, but the companies that avoided that first wave of reorganizations now find […]

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MIL-OSI Energy: Japanese investors moving away from coal in ‘monumental’ shift

By   /  March 19, 2019  /  Akita Coal Plant Proposal, AM-NC, Asia, Australia, Business, Climate Risk, Commodities, CTF, DJF, Economy, Energy, Energy Markets, English, Exploitation, Exploration, Gas, Global Coal Markets, Global Economy, IEEFA in the news, Industry, Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis, Japan, Japan Bank for International Cooperation, Japan International Cooperation Agency, KB, MIL Oil-Energy Sector OSI, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Economics, Mining Sector, Mitsui, News, Oil, Oil Rigs, Open Source Intel, Sojitz Corporation, Tim Buckley, Transition  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Energy: Japanese investors moving away from coal in ‘monumental’ shift

Source: Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis The Guardian: Major Japanese investors, including those most indebted to coal, are seeking to back large-scale renewables projects across Asia, marking a “monumental” shift that energy market analysts say is “the start of the end for thermal coal”. At the same time, Japanese banks and trading houses […]

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MIL-OSI Energy: Experts say state tax cut plan won’t help West Virginia steam coal producers

By   /  March 16, 2019  /  AM-NC, Battery Storage, Business, Carey King, Commodities, CTF, David Schlissel, DJF, Economy, Energy, energy storage, English, Exploitation, Exploration, Gas, Global Economy, IEEFA, IEEFA in the news, Industry, Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis, KB, MIL Oil-Energy Sector OSI, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Economics, Mining Sector, Natural Gas, News, Newsletter Daily, Newsletter News Weekly, Oil, Oil Rigs, Open Source Intel, Renewables, U.S. coal markets, University of Texas Energy Institute, US Coal Markets, West Virginia, West Virginia Steam Coal Production  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Energy: Experts say state tax cut plan won’t help West Virginia steam coal producers

Source: Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis Public News Service: The West Virginia Legislature has passed a 40 percent cut in thermal coal severance taxes, despite Revenue Department predictions that it would do little to change steam coal’s steady decline. The long-term outlook is no better, said Carey King, a research scientist and assistant […]

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MIL-OSI Energy: Technology transition undercutting all fossil fuels

By   /  March 16, 2019  /  AM-NC, Business, Commodities, CTF, DJF, Economy, Energy, English, Exploitation, Exploration, Gas, Global Coal Markets, Global Economy, IEEFA, IEEFA in the news, Industry, Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis, KB, MIL Oil-Energy Sector OSI, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Economics, Mining Sector, Natural Gas, News, Newsletter Daily, Newsletter News Weekly, Oil, Oil industry, Oil Rigs, Open Source Intel, Peak Fossil Fuel, Technology Transition, Tim Buckley, Transition  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Energy: Technology transition undercutting all fossil fuels

Source: Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis The New York Review of Books: “Kingsmill Bond” certainly sounds like a proper name for a City of London financial analyst. He looks the part, too: gray hair expertly trimmed, well-cut suit. He’s lived in Moscow and Hong Kong and worked for Deutsche Bank, the Russian financial […]

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