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MIL-OSI Energy: Coal economics face low-cost wind, solar reality in Pakistan

By   /  January 19, 2019  /  AM-NC, Business, China, China Belt and Road Initiative, China-Pakistan Economic Corridor, 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, Pakistan, Rahim Yar Khan Coal Plant, solar, Solar and Wind Development, Wind  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Energy: Coal economics face low-cost wind, solar reality in Pakistan

Source: Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis Bloomberg: When a giant infrastructure project in an emerging country doesn’t make sense these days, you can usually count on China’s Belt and Road to be on hand with a bailout check. For the global coal industry, that prospect has been one of the last great hopes […]

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MIL-OSI Energy: Coal continuing to lose ground to renewables in India

By   /  January 3, 2019  /  Adani Power, AM-NC, Business, Coal Industry Stranded Asset Concerns, Commodities, CTF, DJF, Economy, Energy, English, Exploitation, Exploration, Gas, Global Economy, IEEFA in the news, India, 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, Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Renewable Energy Development in India, Renewables, Tim Buckley  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Energy: Coal continuing to lose ground to renewables in India

Source: Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis Financial Times ($): Indian power companies spent much of the past decade rushing to build coal-fired power plants in anticipation of surging electricity demand as economic growth took off. Now, many of those projects are mired in deep financial distress and private investment in coal power has […]

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MIL-OSI Energy: ‘Very little upside’ for coal, says Rhodium Group’s Larsen

By   /  December 20, 2018  /  AM-NC, Business, Commodities, CTF, DJF, Economy, Energy, Energy Information Administration Coal Plant Retirements, Energy Markets, English, Exploitation, Exploration, Gas, Global Economy, IEEFA in the news, Industry, Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis, John Larsen, 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, Rhodium Group Analysis, U.S. Coal Industry Outlook, US Coal Markets  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Energy: ‘Very little upside’ for coal, says Rhodium Group’s Larsen

Source: Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis Greentech Media: It’s been a year of ups and downs for the coal industry. Even while the White House considered different ways to extend a lifeline for coal plants and proposed a replacement for the Clean Power Plan that may soften emissions regulations, many generators still faced […]

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MIL-OSI Energy: Recent developments show progress for Puerto Rico utility

By   /  December 14, 2018  /  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, Moodys, Natural Gas, Natural Gas Project Cancellation, News, Newsletter Daily, Newsletter News Weekly, Oil, Oil Rigs, Open Source Intel, Puerto Rico, Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority, Puerto Rico-PREPA, Tom Sanzillo, Transmission and Distribution Sale  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Energy: Recent developments show progress for Puerto Rico utility

Source: Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis The Bond Buyer ($): The Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority moved closer to restoring its credit, as it canceled a plan for a natural gas port and received five bids for its transmission and distribution system. The developments are both financially positive for the authority, Moody’s Investors […]

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MIL-OSI Energy: Trans Mountain pipeline costs are adding up for Canadian government

By   /  December 11, 2018  /  AM-NC, Business, Canada, Canadian Government Costs, Commodities, CTF, DJF, Economy, Energy, English, Exploitation, Exploration, Gas, Global Economy, IEEFA in the news, Industry, Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis, KB, Kinder Morgan, MIL Oil-Energy Sector OSI, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Economics, Mining Sector, News, Newsletter Daily, Newsletter News Weekly, Oil, Oil Rigs, Open Source Intel, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, Tom Sanzillo, Trans Mountain Pipeline, Trans Mountain Pipeline Interest Expenses  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Energy: Trans Mountain pipeline costs are adding up for Canadian government

Source: Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis National Observer: The Trans Mountain oil pipeline is costing a Canadian Crown corporation some staggering interest expenses that cast doubt on strong revenues from the infrastructure touted in the federal government’s recent economic update. The interest expenses were $20 million over a single month in September, right […]

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MIL-OSI Energy: Battle brews over short-term energy investment plans in Puerto Rico

By   /  December 8, 2018  /  AM-NC, Business, Cathy Kunkel, 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, Natural Gas, News, Newsletter Daily, Newsletter News Weekly, Oil, Oil Rigs, Open Source Intel, PREPA, Puerto Rico, Puerto Rico Energy Investments, Puerto Rico-PREPA, Queremos Sol Proposal, Renewables, solar  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Energy: Battle brews over short-term energy investment plans in Puerto Rico

Source: Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis Greentech Media: The number of jurisdictions pursuing a goal of 100 percent renewables keeps growing. Puerto Rico looks to be next, with a late November plan from the island’s governor and a proposal before the legislature both calling for 100 percent renewables by 2050. In October, a […]

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MIL-OSI Energy: Markets continue to prevail over U.S. coal industry

By   /  December 7, 2018  /  AM-NC, Business, Commodities, CTF, DJF, Economy, Energy, Energy Policy, 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, Transition, U.S. coal industry, US Coal Markets  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Energy: Markets continue to prevail over U.S. coal industry

Source: Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis You are here: Home » Subject » Energy Policy » Markets continue to prevail over U.S. coal industry Marketplace: We begin on this Wednesday with some energy news, the subtext of which is market is gonna do what the market wants to do. We are talking coal […]

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MIL-OSI Energy: China pushes outdated coal technology onto other countries

By   /  December 7, 2018  /  AM-NC, Business, China, China Coal Plant Export Plans, Christine Shearer, Climate Risk, CoalSwarm, Commodities, CTF, DJF, Economy, Energy, English, Exploitation, Exploration, Gas, Global Coal Markets, 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, Tim Buckley  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Energy: China pushes outdated coal technology onto other countries

Source: Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis AFP: Even as China struggles to curb domestic coal-fired power and the deadly pollution it produces, the world’s top carbon emitter is aggressively exporting the same troubled technology to Asia, Africa and the Middle East, an investigation by AFP has shown. The carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions from […]

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MIL-OSI Energy: On the blogs: Big hurdles still face Adani’s slimmed-down Australian coal project

By   /  December 5, 2018  /  Adani, Adani Mining CEO Lucas Dow, Adani’s Australia Coal Mine Project, AM-NC, Aurizon Rail Network, Australia, Business, Carmichael Coal Project, 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, Mundra Power Plant, News, Newsletter Daily, Newsletter News Weekly, Oil, Oil Rigs, Open Source Intel  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Energy: On the blogs: Big hurdles still face Adani’s slimmed-down Australian coal project

Source: Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis The Conversation: Indian mining multinational Adani has announced that it will self-fund a significantly smaller coal mine in the Galilee Basin, after failing to secure finance from more than 30 domestic and international banks and lenders. The scaling down of the project has been extensive. Adani Mining […]

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MIL-OSI Energy: Report paints dire picture of coal generation economics worldwide

By   /  December 1, 2018  /  AM-NC, Business, Carbon Tracker, China, Coal Generation Economics, Commodities, CTF, DJF, Economy, Energy, English, Exploitation, Exploration, Gas, Global Coal Markets, 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, Renewables, U.S.  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Energy: Report paints dire picture of coal generation economics worldwide

Source: Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis Greentech Media: The uphill battle confronting coal seems to be getting steeper. A new global analysis of 6,685 coal plants finds that its now cheaper to build new renewable generation than to run 35 percent of coal plants worldwide. By 2030, that percentage increases dramatically, with renewables […]

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