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MIL-OSI Energy: U.S. coal company works behind the scenes to thwart Lake Erie wind-energy project

By   /  August 7, 2018  /  Business, Commodities, Economy, Energy, English, Exploitation, Exploration, Gas, Global Economy, Icebreaker Wind project, Industry, Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis, Lake Erie Energy Development Corporation, MIL Oil-Energy Sector OSI, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Economics, Mining Sector, Murray Energy, News, Newsletter Daily, Newsletter News Weekly, Ohio, Oil, Oil Rigs, Open Source Intel, U.S. coal industry, US Coal Markets, Utility trends, Wind  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Energy: U.S. coal company works behind the scenes to thwart Lake Erie wind-energy project

Source: Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis Cleveland Plain Dealer: Boaters and birders have been upfront about their opposition to the six-turbine Icebreaker Wind project planned for Lake Erie, but a new, powerful voice of resistance has recently emerged: Big Coal. In documents and sworn statements filed with the Ohio Power Siting Board on […]

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MIL-OSI Energy: IEEFA op-ed: Trump coal bailout won’t stop electric sector transition

By   /  July 26, 2018  /  Business, Commentary, Commodities, Economy, Electric Industry Transition, Energy, Energy Policy, English, Exploitation, Exploration, FirstEnergy, Gas, 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, Murray Energy, Newsletter Daily, Oil, Oil Rigs, Open Source Intel, Renewables, Transition, Trump Coal Bailout, US Coal Markets, Xcel  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Energy: IEEFA op-ed: Trump coal bailout won’t stop electric sector transition

Source: Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis A blatant misuse of the law and a phony national-defense argument For all the serious national security threats currently facing our country, it seems like a waste of time and resources to use a nearly 70-year-old defense law to rescue failing, outdated industries. Yet that is precisely […]

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MIL-OSI Energy: Alliance Resource Partners’ bottom line takes a hit from Ohio coal plant closures

By   /  July 7, 2018  /  Alliance Resource Partners, Business, Commodities, Economy, Energy, English, Exploitation, Exploration, Gas, 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, Murray Energy, News, Newsletter Daily, Newsletter News Weekly, Ohio, Oil, Oil Rigs, Open Source Intel  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Energy: Alliance Resource Partners’ bottom line takes a hit from Ohio coal plant closures

Source: Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis E&E News: Few coal executives are closer to the White House than Joseph Craft III. The CEO of Alliance Resource Partners LP texts with EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt. His wife serves as the ambassador to Canada. And he is a regular at administration events where the coal […]

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MIL-OSI Energy: IEEFA update: The U.S. coal industry’s war with itself

By   /  June 30, 2018  /  Alliance Resource Partners, Business, Cloud Peak Energy, Commentary, Commodities, Economy, Energy, Energy Policy, English, Exploitation, Exploration, Gas, Global Economy, Industry, Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis, MIL Oil-Energy Sector OSI, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Economics, Mining Sector, Murray Energy, Newsletter Daily, Oil, Oil Rigs, Open Source Intel, US Coal Markets  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Energy: IEEFA update: The U.S. coal industry’s war with itself

Source: Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis Company versus company, and skirmishes between regions When the current presidential administration took office, one might not have expected it to be the beginning of a new coal war—of company against company, region against region—each seizing the industry mantle, but none representing it as a whole. Industry […]

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MIL-OSI Energy: Utilities continue to close coal units as talk of bailout plan persists

By   /  June 19, 2018  /  Business, Commodities, DOE Secretary Rick Perry, Economy, Energy, Energy Policy, English, Exploitation, Exploration, Gas, Global Economy, Industry, Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis, 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, Peabody Energy, Richard Glick, Subsidies, Trump Coal Bailout  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Energy: Utilities continue to close coal units as talk of bailout plan persists

Source: Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis Bloomberg: President Donald Trump has ordered a rescue of the nation’s struggling coal and nuclear power industries, but that doesn’t mean utilities are reconsidering the shutdown of unprofitable plants. Many power generators contacted said Trump’s June 1 announcement hasn’t altered their plans to retire old units even […]

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MIL-OSI Energy: IEEFA update: Pushback from the big boys against U.S. coal bailout campaign

By   /  June 16, 2018  /  AEP, American Electric Power, Business, Coal, Commentary, Commodities, Consumers Energy, Economy, Energy, Energy Policy, English, EOG Resources, Exploitation, Exploration, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, FirstEnergy Solutions, Gas, Global Economy, Halliburton, Industry, Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis, MIL Oil-Energy Sector OSI, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Economics, Mining Sector, Murray Energy, Newsletter Daily, Oil, Oil Rigs, Open Source Intel, PJM Interconnect, Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee, Siemens, Transition, US Coal Markets, Utility trends, Xcel  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Energy: IEEFA update: Pushback from the big boys against U.S. coal bailout campaign

Source: Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis Resistance is being driven by colossal players in the energy industry The Trump administration’s scheme to subsidize the coal industry has nothing to do with grid resiliency or energy security. The White House is simply picking a favorite in the heated battle for market share across the […]

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