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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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MIL-OSI Energy: Canada carves out protections for Trans Mountain pipeline in new free trade agreement

By   /  October 11, 2018  /  Business, Canada, Commodities, Economy, Energy, English, Exploitation, Exploration, Gas, Global Economy, Government Subsidies, 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, Trans Mountain Pipeline, Transition, U.S.-Mexico-Canada Free Trade Agreement  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Energy: Canada carves out protections for Trans Mountain pipeline in new free trade agreement

Source: Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis The Star: Experts say an annex in North America’s newest trade agreement could protect the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion from financial difficulties. The United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA) forbids all three governments from giving non-commercial assistance to Crown corporations, meaning governments can’t help corporations restructure debt, rescue a […]

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MIL-OSI Energy: Carolina utility plans major investment in energy storage

By   /  October 11, 2018  /  Battery Storage, Business, Commodities, Duke Energy, Duke Energy Storage Investment Plans, Economy, Energy, energy storage, 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, News, Newsletter Daily, Newsletter News Weekly, North Carolina, Oil, Oil Rigs, Open Source Intel, Renewables, Robert Caldwell  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Energy: Carolina utility plans major investment in energy storage

Source: Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis S&P Global Market Intelligence ($): Duke Energy Corp. plans to invest $500 million to add nearly 300 MW of battery storage to its portfolio in the Carolinas over the next 15 years. “Duke Energy is at the forefront of battery energy storage, and our investment could increase […]

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MIL-OSI Energy: Indian coal companies to build 3GW of solar

By   /  October 11, 2018  /  Business, Coal India, Commodities, Economy, Energy, English, Exploitation, Exploration, Gas, 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, NLC India, Oil, Oil Rigs, Open Source Intel, solar, Solar Power Joint Venture  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Energy: Indian coal companies to build 3GW of solar

Source: Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis The Economic Times: Coal India and NLC India (NLCIL), formerly Neyveli Lignite Corporation, will jointly set up 5000 mw of power generation capacity of which 3000 mw would be solar powered while the rest 2000 mw would be coal fueled. CIL and NCIL on Monday signed a […]

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MIL-OSI Energy: Disney moving closer to meeting green energy goals

By   /  October 11, 2018  /  50 Percent Greenhouse Gas Reduction Goal, Business, Commodities, Economy, Energy, English, Exploitation, Exploration, Florida, Gas, 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, Renewables, solar, Transition, Walt Disney Company  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Energy: Disney moving closer to meeting green energy goals

Source: Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis The New York Times: Even the visionary Walt Disney probably could not have imagined this one. The Walt Disney Company is just months away from generating enough renewable solar energy to fully power two of its four parks at the Walt Disney World Resort in central Florida. […]

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MIL-OSI Energy: Westmoreland Coal files for bankruptcy

By   /  October 10, 2018  /  Business, Commodities, Economy, Energy, English, Exploitation, Exploration, Former CEO Kevin Paprzycki, Gas, 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, US Coal Markets, Westmoreland, Westmoreland Coal Bankruptcy Filing  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Energy: Westmoreland Coal files for bankruptcy

Source: Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis S&P Global Market Intelligence ($): Westmoreland Coal Co. filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection on Oct. 9 after years of attempting to deliver its balance sheet. Westmoreland entered into a restructuring support agreement with an ad hoc group of lenders that hold about 76.1% of the company’s […]

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MIL-OSI Energy: Omaha utility proposing faster shift from coal to renewables

By   /  October 10, 2018  /  Business, Carbon Intensity, Commodities, Craig Moody, Economy, Energy, 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, Nebraska, News, Newsletter Daily, Newsletter News Weekly, Oil, Oil Rigs, Omaha Public Power District, Open Source Intel, Renewable Energy Transition, Renewables, Transition  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Energy: Omaha utility proposing faster shift from coal to renewables

Source: Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis Associated Press: Omaha Public Power District is proposing more aggressive environmental goals to get electricity from renewable sources and natural gas. The electric utility’s board may vote next week on a new set of goals that would accelerate its shift away from coal to other power sources, […]

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MIL-OSI Energy: Spain, looking to boost solar, scraps ‘sun tax’

By   /  October 10, 2018  /  ‘Sun Tax’, Business, Commodities, Economy, Energy, Energy and Environment Minister Teresa Ribera, 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, News, Newsletter Daily, Newsletter News Weekly, Oil, Oil Rigs, Open Source Intel, solar, Spain  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Energy: Spain, looking to boost solar, scraps ‘sun tax’

Source: Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis Reuters: Spain took measures on Friday aimed at reducing electricity bills which are among the highest in Europe and are often criticized for reducing business competitiveness and consumer’s purchasing power. The government will scrap a controversial levy on solar power affecting households and small businesses, Energy and […]

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MIL-OSI Energy: Texas utility breaks ground on solar-plus-storage project

By   /  October 10, 2018  /  Battery Storage, Business, Commodities, CPS Energy, Cris Eugster, Economy, Energy, 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, News, Newsletter Daily, Newsletter News Weekly, Oil, Oil Rigs, Open Source Intel, San Antonio, solar, Solar Plus Storage Project, Southwest Research Institute, Texas, Texas Commission on Environmental Quality  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Energy: Texas utility breaks ground on solar-plus-storage project

Source: Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis Texas Public Radio: San Antonio’s CPS Energy held a ceremonial groundbreaking Monday for a solar power plant and storage facility it’s building with Southwest Research Institute. The five-megawatt facility will have 10 megawatts of storage — enough to power 1,500 homes — and is located on 49 […]

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MIL-OSI Energy: Macquarie backs massive Australian solar and wind development

By   /  October 10, 2018  /  Asian Renewable Energy Hub, Australia, Business, Commodities, CWP Energy Asia, Economy, Energy, English, Exploitation, Exploration, Gas, Global Economy, Industry, Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis, Macquarie Group, 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, Vestas, Wind  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Energy: Macquarie backs massive Australian solar and wind development

Source: Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis Reuters: Macquarie Group said on Monday it has agreed to help back an ambitious A$22 billion ($16 billion) solar and wind power project in outback Australia that could eventually provide power to Indonesia, as well as big miners and hydrogen projects. The project, called the Asian Renewable […]

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