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MIL-OSI Energy: Senegal starts work on 138MW wind farm, largest in West Africa

By   /  May 25, 2019  /  Africa, AM-NC, Business, Commodities, CTF, DJF, Economy, EKF, Energy, Energy Investment Trends, English, Exploitation, Exploration, Gas, Global Economy, Industry, Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis, KB, Lekela, Macky Sall, Massaer Cisse, MIL Oil-Energy Sector OSI, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Economics, Mining Sector, News, Newsletter Daily, Newsletter News Weekly, Oil, Oil Rigs, Open Source Intel, OPIC, Overseas Private Investment Corp., Renewables, Senegal, Taiba Ndiaye, Wind  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Energy: Senegal starts work on 138MW wind farm, largest in West Africa

Source: Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis Reuters: Senegal started importing turbines for its first large-scale wind farm on Thursday, the biggest such project in West Africa that will supply nearly a sixth of the country’s power. Privately-owned British renewable power company Lekela expects the wind farm, located in Taiba Ndiaye, about 100 km […]

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MIL-OSI Energy: Dallas expects city to save $80 million over 10 years with renewable power

By   /  May 25, 2019  /  AM-NC, Business, Commodities, CTF, Dallas, DJF, Economy, Energy, English, Errick Thompson, Exploitation, Exploration, Foard City Wind Farm, 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, Texas, TXU Energy, Wind  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Energy: Dallas expects city to save $80 million over 10 years with renewable power

Source: Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis You are here: Home » Subject » News » Dallas expects city to save $80 million over 10 years with renewable power PV Tech: Dallas’ municipal government is to reap savings in the tens of millions by powering all of its buildings with clean energy over the […]

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MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: OECD Finds Advanced Economies Need to Accelerate SDG Implementation

By   /  May 24, 2019  /  24-7, Agriculture & Food Security, Aid, AM-NC, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, biodiversity, Canada, Capacity Building & Education, Climate, Climate Change, CTF, Data, Monitoring & Accountability, DJF, Economics & Investment, Education, Employment, Energy, Energy Poverty/Access, English, Environment, Europe, fish, Follow-Up and Review, France, Gender, Goal 1 - No Poverty, Goal 10 - Reduced Inequalities, Goal 11 - Sustainable Cities & Communities, Goal 12 - Responsible Consumption & Production, Goal 13 - Climate Action, Goal 14 - Life Below Water, Goal 15 - Life on Land, Goal 16 - Peace, Justice & Strong Institutions, Goal 17 - Partnerships for the Goals, Goal 2 - Zero Hunger, Goal 3 - Good Health & Well-being, Goal 4 - Quality Education, Goal 5 - Gender Equality, Goal 6 - Clean Water & Sanitation, Goal 7 - Affordable & Clean Energy, Goal 8 - Decent Work & Economic Growth, Goal 9 - Industry, Innovation & Infrastructure, governance, Health, Human Rights, Human Rights & Indigenous Peoples, Human Settlements & Population, Intergovernmental Organization, Justice, KB, Latin America and the Caribbean, Means of Implementation, Mexico and Central America, MIL OSI, Monitoring & Evaluation, News, Northern America, Oceans & Coasts, OECD, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Poverty Eradication, Publication, Renewables, Sanitation, SDGs (All), Small Island Developing States, South America, Sustainable Consumption & Production, Sustainable Development, Systemic Issues, United States of America, Water & Sanitation, Weather, Western Asia  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: OECD Finds Advanced Economies Need to Accelerate SDG Implementation

Source: Small Island Developing States 20 May 2019: The Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) has released an updated assessment of each OECD country’s progress towards the SDGs. Overall, the report finds that OECD countries need to accelerate efforts to leave no one behind, particularly to achieve SDG 1 (no poverty), SDG 5 (gender […]

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MIL-OSI Energy: New Maryland state law establishes 2030 deadline for 50% renewable energy generation

By   /  May 24, 2019  /  50% Renewable Energy Goal, AM-NC, Brian Feldman, Business, Chesapeake Climate Action Network, Commodities, CTF, DJF, Economy, Energy, Energy Investment Trends, English, Exploitation, Exploration, Gas, Global Economy, Industry, Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis, KB, Larry Hogan, maryland, 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, Wind  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Energy: New Maryland state law establishes 2030 deadline for 50% renewable energy generation

Source: Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis The Washington Post: Maryland must get 50 percent of its electricity from renewable energy sources such as wind and solar by 2030 under a bill that will become law without Gov. Larry Hogan’s signature. Only the District and nine states, including California, New Jersey and Hawaii, have […]

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MIL-OSI Energy: Owner considers converting last New York coal plants to renewable-run data centers

By   /  May 23, 2019  /  AM-NC, Beowulf Energy LLC, Blackstone Group LP, Business, Cayuga Coal Plant, Commodities, CTF, DJF, Economy, Energy, Energy Investment Trends, English, Exploitation, Exploration, Gas, Global Economy, Industry, Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis, KB, Michael Enright, MIL Oil-Energy Sector OSI, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Economics, Mining Sector, New York, New York Coal Phaseout Plan, New York Power Authority, News, Newsletter Daily, Newsletter News Weekly, NYPA, Oil, Oil Rigs, Open Source Intel, Renewables, Somerset Coal Plant, U.S. coal markets, US Coal Markets  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Energy: Owner considers converting last New York coal plants to renewable-run data centers

Source: Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis S&P Global Market Intelligence ($): Following New York’s recent adoption of strict emissions aimed at phasing out coal-fired generation, the operator of the state’s two remaining coal-fired power plants has proposed to shutter those facilities and build data centers on their sites. At a recent Lansing board […]

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MIL-OSI Energy: China moves forward with 20GW of subsidy-free wind, solar projects

By   /  May 23, 2019  /  AM-NC, Business, China, Commodities, CTF, DJF, Economy, Energy, Energy Investment Trends, 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, National Development and Reform Commission, NDRC, News, Newsletter Daily, Newsletter News Weekly, Oil, Oil Rigs, Open Source Intel, Renewables, solar, Subsidy-Free Renewable Energy Development, Wind  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Energy: China moves forward with 20GW of subsidy-free wind, solar projects

Source: Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis Reuters: China approved its first batch of subsidy-free wind and solar projects with a combined capacity of 20.76 gigawatts (GW), the country’s top planning agency said on Wednesday. That follows China’s vow in January to launch a series of unsubsidized renewable power projects this year to tackle […]

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MIL-OSI Energy: IEA data show India has invested more in renewables than coal over last three years

By   /  May 23, 2019  /  AM-NC, Business, Commodities, CTF, DJF, Economy, Energy, Energy Investment Trends, English, Exploitation, Exploration, Gas, Global Economy, IEA, 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, NRDC, Oil, Oil Rigs, Open Source Intel, Paris Climate Agreement, Renewables, Sameer Kwatra, solar  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Energy: IEA data show India has invested more in renewables than coal over last three years

Source: Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis Independent: A whopping 74 per cent of India’s electricity generation comes from coal-fired power plants, and coal use in the country continues to increase, but we may be seeing the beginning of the end of coal’s rein as renewable energy investments have begun to outpace those in […]

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MIL-OSI Energy: Xcel plans to close its last two Midwest coal plants a decade early

By   /  May 22, 2019  /  Allen S. King Coal Plant, AM-NC, Ben Fowke, Business, Carbon capture and storage, Commodities, CTF, DJF, Economy, Energy, Energy Investment Trends, 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, Minnesota, Minnesota Public Utilities Commission, Monticello Nuclear Plant, News, Newsletter Daily, Newsletter News Weekly, Oil, Oil Rigs, Open Source Intel, Renewables, Sherco 3 Coal Plant, Transition, U.S. coal markets, US Coal Markets, Utility trends, Xcel Energy  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Energy: Xcel plans to close its last two Midwest coal plants a decade early

Source: Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis Bloomberg: Xcel Energy Inc. plans to shutter its last two coal-fired power plants in the Upper Midwest a decade ahead of schedule as part of a pledge to phase out carbon-dioxide emissions. The Minneapolis-based company expects to close the Allen S. King power plant in 2028 and […]

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MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Pacific Island Leaders, UN Secretary-General Call for “Decisive and Transformative Action” to Reduce Emissions

By   /  May 22, 2019  /  24-7, Adaptation, Agriculture & Food Security, Aid, AM-NC, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, biodiversity, Capacity Building & Education, Chemicals & Wastes, Climate, Climate Change, Conservation, CTF, Culture, Disasters & Humanitarian Relief, DJF, Economics & Investment, Economy, Energy, English, Environment, Fiji, Finance, fish, Follow-Up and Review, Goal 12 - Responsible Consumption & Production, Goal 13 - Climate Action, Goal 14 - Life Below Water, Goal 16 - Peace, Justice & Strong Institutions, Goal 3 - Good Health & Well-being, Goal 7 - Affordable & Clean Energy, Goal 8 - Decent Work & Economic Growth, governance, Health, Intergovernmental Organization, Investment, Islands, KB, land, Means of Implementation, meeting, MIL OSI, Mitigation, Multi-stakeholder Partnerships, New Zealand, News, Oceania, Oceans & Coasts, Open Source Intel, Other Energy Sources, Pacific, Pacific Region, Policy & Institutional Coherence, Renewables, Resource Exploitation, Resource Exploration, SDGs (All), SIDS, Small Island Developing States, Southwest Pacific, Stakeholder Participation, Sustainable Development, Sustainable Use, Systemic Issues, UN Secretariat, Weather  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Pacific Island Leaders, UN Secretary-General Call for “Decisive and Transformative Action” to Reduce Emissions

Source: Small Island Developing States 16 May 2019: Pacific Islands Forum (PIF) leaders have issued a statement calling on all countries to take “decisive and transformative action” to reduce emissions and to ensure mitigation and adaption support at scale for countries in need. On his first official visit to the Pacific Islands region, UN Secretary-General […]

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MIL-OSI Energy: Thai energy developer looks to keep new coal projects out of Southeast Asia

By   /  May 21, 2019  /  AM-NC, Asia, Business, Commodities, CTF, DJF, Economy, Energy, Energy Investment Trends, English, Exploitation, Exploration, Gas, Global Coal Markets, Global Economy, Gulf Energy Development, 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, Sarath Ratanavadi, Thailand, Vietnam  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Energy: Thai energy developer looks to keep new coal projects out of Southeast Asia

Source: Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis Bloomberg: While Southeast Asia remains one of the last places where coal power can attract international financing, one maverick tycoon thinks the region will no longer tolerate burning the dirtiest fuel. Sarath Ratanavadi, founder of Thailand’s Gulf Energy Development Pcl, is seeking to electrify swaths of the […]

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