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MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: One Planet Summit Calls for Developing Renewable Energy, Protecting Biodiversity in Africa

By   /  March 20, 2019  /  24-7, Adaptation, Africa, AM-NC, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Banking and Finance, biodiversity, Climate, Climate Change, Conservation, CTF, Deforestation & Forest Degradation, DJF, Eastern Africa, Economics & Investment, Economy, Ecosystem Approach, Energy, energy efficiency, English, Environment, Europe, Exploration, Finance, Forests & REDD, France, Goal 13 - Climate Action, Goal 15 - Life on Land, Goal 17 - Partnerships for the Goals, Goal 7 - Affordable & Clean Energy, Goal 8 - Decent Work & Economic Growth, Goal 9 - Industry, Innovation & Infrastructure, governance, Human Settlements & Population, International Financial Institution, Internet Communications Technology, Investment, KB, Means of Implementation, meeting, MIL OSI, Mining, Mitigation, Monitoring & Evaluation, Multi-stakeholder Partnerships, National Government, News, Off-grid, Open Source Intel, Other Energy Sources, Pacific, Regional Development Bank, Renewables, SDGs (All), SFM, Small Island Developing States, solar, Stakeholder Participation, Stakeholders and Major Groups, Sustainable Development, Sustainable Use, Systemic Issues, Technology, Technology / Transfer, UN Secretariat, UNEA, Weather, World Bank  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: One Planet Summit Calls for Developing Renewable Energy, Protecting Biodiversity in Africa

Source: Small Island Developing States 14 March 2019: The first regional edition of the One Planet Summit highlighted Africa’s role as a global partner with respect to innovative solutions for adaptation and resilience, and focused on renewable energy access and the protection of African ecosystems to foster and support sustainable growth while improving the resilience […]

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MIL-OSI Energy: GE begins testing of innovative two-piece onshore wind turbine blade

By   /  March 20, 2019  /  Africa, African Development Bank, Akinwumi Adesina, AM-NC, Burkina Faso, 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, Oil, Oil Rigs, Open Source Intel, Renewable energy, Renewables, solar, Wind, Yeleen Rural Electrification Project  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Energy: GE begins testing of innovative two-piece onshore wind turbine blade

Source: Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis ReNews.Biz: A prototype of GE’s 5MW-plus Cypress onshore wind turbine platform has started operating for the first time at a site in the Netherlands. Installation of the 5.3MW machine started late last year at Wieringermeer and the unit is now generating electricity at full-power, the company said. […]

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MIL-OSI Energy: Major Texas coal generator concedes ‘coal is on its way out’

By   /  March 16, 2019  /  AM-NC, Business, Commodities, CTF, Curtis Morgan, 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, Renewables, solar, Texas, Transition, U.S. coal markets, US Coal Markets, Utility trends, Vistra Energy Corp., Wind  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Energy: Major Texas coal generator concedes ‘coal is on its way out’

Source: Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis You are here: Home » Subject » News » Major Texas coal generator concedes ‘coal is on its way out’ Yahoo Finance: The latest sign that coal is losing its sway in the U.S. power market: Vistra Energy Corp. — one of Texas’s largest power generators and […]

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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: New York moves forward with plans to install 3GW of battery storage

By   /  March 15, 2019  /  AM-NC, andrew cuomo, Battery Storage, Bill Acker, 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, New York, New York Battery and Energy Storage Technology Consortium, New York State Energy and Research Development Authority, News, Newsletter Daily, Newsletter News Weekly, NY-BEST, NYSERDA, Oil, Oil Rigs, Open Source Intel, Renewables, Transition  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Energy: New York moves forward with plans to install 3GW of battery storage

Source: Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis Utility Dive: The New York State Energy and Research Development Authority (NYSERDA) on Monday filed its energy storage implementation plan, which aims to incentivize deployments and help the state meet its 3 GW by 2030 target. The plan targets retail and bulk market storage incentives, allocating $130 […]

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MIL-OSI Energy: Kansas City commits to buying 100% carbon-free electricity by 2020

By   /  March 15, 2019  /  AM-NC, Business, Carbon-Free Electricity, Commodities, CTF, DJF, Economy, Energy, English, Exploitation, Exploration, Gas, Global Economy, Industry, Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis, Kansas City, Kansas City Power & Light, KB, MIL Oil-Energy Sector OSI, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Economics, Mining Sector, Missouri, News, Newsletter Daily, Newsletter News Weekly, Oil, Oil Rigs, Open Source Intel, Renewables, Sly James, Transition, Wind  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Energy: Kansas City commits to buying 100% carbon-free electricity by 2020

Source: Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis NextCity.org: Kansas City, Missouri, has voted unanimously to transition all its municipal electricity to carbon-free sources by the end of 2020. The city’s finance and governance committee recommended Wednesday that the sustainability measure be immediately adopted, and the measure passed the full council Thursday. The measure also […]

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MIL-OSI Energy: EIA: Coal’s share of U.S. electricity generation to drop below 25% in 2019

By   /  March 14, 2019  /  AM-NC, Business, Commodities, CTF, DJF, Economy, Energy, Energy Information Administration, English, Exploitation, Exploration, Gas, Global Economy, Industry, Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis, KB, Linda Capuano, 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, short term energy outlook, Transition, U.S. coal markets, US Coal Markets  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Energy: EIA: Coal’s share of U.S. electricity generation to drop below 25% in 2019

Source: Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis S&P Global Market Intelligence ($): The U.S. Energy Information Administration is expecting domestic coal-fired power generation this year to reach its lowest level in over 70 years. In its Short-Term Energy Outlook released March 12, the federal agency forecasts coal’s share of U.S. generation to fall from […]

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MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Experts and Officials Discuss Ways to Achieve Zero Carbon Emissions

By   /  March 13, 2019  /  24-7, Africa, Aid, AM-NC, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, China, Climate, Climate Change, Crude, CTF, DJF, Eastern Africa, Eastern Asia, Economics & Investment, Energy, energy efficiency, English, Environment, Europe, Exploration, Gas, Goal 11 - Sustainable Cities & Communities, Goal 13 - Climate Action, Goal 7 - Affordable & Clean Energy, Goal 9 - Industry, Innovation & Infrastructure, Human Settlements & Population, hydropower, Industrial Development, KB, Latin America and the Caribbean, law, Legal, Means of Implementation, meeting, Mexico and Central America, MIL OSI, Mitigation, National Government, News, Northern America, Oil, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Peoples Republic Of China, Policy & Institutional Coherence, Renewables, Science, SDGs (All), Small Island Developing States, solar, Southern Asia, Sri Lanka, Stakeholders and Major Groups, Systemic Issues, Technology / Transfer, Trade, UNEA, United States of America, Weather, Wind  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Experts and Officials Discuss Ways to Achieve Zero Carbon Emissions

Source: Small Island Developing States 6 March 2019: Government officials, experts and other stakeholders discussed the ‘Race to Zero Carbon,’ including ways and tools to reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions. Participants emphazised the need to take action, noting that it is more expensive “to do nothing” than to “do something” to address climate change and […]

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MIL-OSI Energy: Insiders optimistic about European solar growth

By   /  March 9, 2019  /  AM-NC, Andrea Panizzo, Bloomberg NEF, Business, Christian Westermeier, Commodities, Corporate Solar PPAs, CTF, DJF, Economy, ENEL, ENEL Green Power, Energy, English, Europe, European Solar Growth, European Union, 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, Pietro Radoia, Renewables, solar, SolarPower Europe, Transition, Wacker Chemie AG  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Energy: Insiders optimistic about European solar growth

Source: Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis S&P Global Market Intelligence ($): European solar power developers can look forward to a golden age in the coming years, with supportive trade policies and a new regulatory framework potentially doubling new installations of photovoltaic capacity in 2019 and 2020, according to industry insiders. “We are looking […]

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MIL-OSI Energy: Statkraft plans 1GW virtual power plant in U.K.

By   /  March 9, 2019  /  AM-NC, Battery Storage, Business, Commodities, CTF, DJF, Duncan Dale, 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, Renewables, solar, Statkraft, Transition, U.K., Virtual Power Plant, Wind  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Energy: Statkraft plans 1GW virtual power plant in U.K.

Source: Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis Renew Economy: Global hydropower and European renewable energy giant Statkraft announced Tuesday plans to build what it is calling the United Kingdom’s first virtual power plant to integrate wind, solar, battery storage, and gas which will have over 1 GW of power. Statkraft explained on Tuesday that […]

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