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MIL-OSI Energy: Analysis: ‘Death of global coal growth’

By   /  October 13, 2018  /  AM-NC, Business, Commodities, CTF, DJF, Economy, Energy, English, Exploitation, Exploration, Gas, Global Coal Markets, Global Economy, 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, US Coal Markets  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Energy: Analysis: ‘Death of global coal growth’

Source: Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis GreenTech Media:For years we’ve known that the coal industry was a dead man walking in the United States. So the industry has clung to future growth in other markets to justify its place at the table. But now, even those prospects are fading.  Gonzalo Garcia, the co-head of […]

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MIL-OSI Energy: Relief agencies turn to solar

By   /  October 13, 2018  /  AM-NC, Business, Commodities, CTF, DJF, Economy, Energy, English, Exploitation, Exploration, Gas, Global Economy, 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, solar, Transition  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Energy: Relief agencies turn to solar

Source: Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis Thomson Reuters:Cheap, reliable and hard to hijack, the sun could be an ideal energy source in many war zones and disaster areas, prompting aid agencies to consider ditching costly fuel for solar power. While the technology has not advanced far enough to make a full swap viable, […]

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MIL-OSI Energy: Editorial: The case for a sensible carbon tax

By   /  October 13, 2018  /  AM-NC, Business, Commodities, CTF, DJF, Economy, Energy, Energy Policy, English, Exploitation, Exploration, ExxonMobil, Gas, Global Economy, 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  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Energy: Editorial: The case for a sensible carbon tax

Source: Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis Los Angeles Times: Exxon Mobil made a bit of a splash Tuesday when it announced a $1-million, two-year donation to the Republican-led Americans for Carbon Dividends, an organization pushing for a national tax to help curtail emissions of atmosphere-warming carbon. A carbon tax is aimed at making […]

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MIL-OSI Energy: New assets, old assets, U.S. wind market is flourishing

By   /  October 13, 2018  /  AM-NC, Business, Commodities, CTF, DJF, Economy, Energy, Energy Investment Trends, Energy Markets, English, Exploitation, Exploration, Gas, Global Economy, 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, Wind  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Energy: New assets, old assets, U.S. wind market is flourishing

Source: Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis S&P Global Market Intelligence ($): The market to acquire wind generation remains robust, whether for development assets or legacy projects, with contracts or without, according to deal-makers at the American Wind Energy Association’s annual Wind Energy Finance & Investment conference in New York City on Oct. 1-2. […]

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MIL-OSI Energy: World Bank says no to planned Kosovo coal plant

By   /  October 12, 2018  /  Business, Commodities, ContourGlobal, Economy, Energy, English, Exploitation, Exploration, Gas, Global Coal Markets, Global Economy, Industry, Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis, Kosovo, Kosovo 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, World Bank, World Bank Financing, World Bank President Jim Yong Kim  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Energy: World Bank says no to planned Kosovo coal plant

Source: Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis London South East: The World Bank said on Wednesday it would not support a planned 500-megawatt (MW) coal-fired power plant in Kosovo, the first major energy project in the Balkan country in more than two decades. Kosovo’s government had asked the Washington-based lender to provide it partial […]

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MIL-OSI Energy: Westmoreland bankruptcy underscores financial stress across the coal sector

By   /  October 12, 2018  /  Business, Colstrip, Colstrip Power Plant, 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, News, Newsletter Daily, Newsletter News Weekly, Oil, Oil Rigs, Open Source Intel, Seth Feaster, U.S. coal markets, US Coal Markets, Westmoreland, Westmoreland Coal Bankruptcy Filing  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Energy: Westmoreland bankruptcy underscores financial stress across the coal sector

Source: Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis Bloomberg: Westmoreland Coal Co.’s Oct. 9 bankruptcy filing is the latest in a string of coal company stumbles bucking the Trump administration’s narrative of a fossil fuel revival. With the Chapter 11 filing of Colorado Springs, Colo.-based Westmoreland, four of the nation’s top 10 biggest coal providers […]

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MIL-OSI Energy: IRENA: Renewables can provide 50% of Egypt’s electricity by 2030

By   /  October 12, 2018  /  Adnan Amin, Business, Commodities, Economy, Egypt, Energy, English, Exploitation, Exploration, Gas, Global Economy, Industry, Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis, International Renewable Energy Agency, IRENA Director General, MIL Oil-Energy Sector OSI, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Economics, Mining Sector, News, Newsletter Daily, Newsletter News Weekly, Oil, Oil Rigs, Open Source Intel, Renewable Energy Outlook Egypt, Renewables  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Energy: IRENA: Renewables can provide 50% of Egypt’s electricity by 2030

Source: Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis Arabian Industry: Egypt has the potential to generate up to 53 per cent of its electricity from renewable sources by 2030, according to a new report by the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA). The Renewable Energy Outlook: Egypt report, released at a high-level conference in Cairo today […]

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MIL-OSI Energy: Hawaiian Electric plans record solar additions, and storage too

By   /  October 12, 2018  /  Battery Storage, Business, Commodities, Economy, Energy, English, Exploitation, Exploration, Gas, Global Economy, Hawaii, Hawaiian Electric, 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, Solar Plus Storage  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Energy: Hawaiian Electric plans record solar additions, and storage too

Source: Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis Pacific Business News: Honolulu-based utility Hawaiian Electric said on Tuesday it has selected seven solar-plus-storage projects for the largest infusion of renewable energy in state history. Once contract negotiations have been finalized, the seven projects are expected to produce approximately 260 megawatts of solar energy on Oahu, […]

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MIL-OSI Energy: Leading buyout group to back renewable energy development in Middle East, Africa

By   /  October 12, 2018  /  Africa, Blackstone, Business, Commodities, Economy, Energy, English, Exploitation, Exploration, Gas, Global Economy, Industry, Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis, Middle East, Middle East Renewable Energy Development, 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, Zarou  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Energy: Leading buyout group to back renewable energy development in Middle East, Africa

Source: Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis Financial Times ($): Blackstone, the world’s largest buyout group, is launching a standalone company to invest “hundreds of millions of dollars” in renewable power assets in the Middle East and north Africa, said people familiar with the plans. The new business, named Zarou after an ancient bridge […]

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MIL-OSI Energy: Coal’s end may be on the horizon

By   /  October 11, 2018  /  BNEF, Business, Climate Risk, Coal Phaseout Plans, 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, Renewable energy, Renewables, Transition  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Energy: Coal’s end may be on the horizon

Source: Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis Bloomberg: Should we just give up now? The world’s electrical utilities need to reduce coal consumption by at least 60 percent over the two decades through 2030 to avoid the worst effects of climate change that could occur with more than 1.5 degrees Celsius (2.7 degrees Fahrenheit) […]

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