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MIL-OSI Energy: Gov. Cuomo pushes major renewable energy effort in New York

By   /  January 17, 2019  /  100 Percent Carbon-Free Electricity, AM-NC, Battery Storage, Business, Commodities, CTF, DJF, Economy, Energy, energy storage, English, Exploitation, Exploration, Gas, Global Economy, Gov. Cuomo, Green New Deal, 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 Clean Energy Standard, News, Newsletter Daily, Newsletter News Weekly, Oil, Oil Rigs, Open Source Intel, Renewable Energy Development, Renewables, solar, Transition, Wind  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Energy: Gov. Cuomo pushes major renewable energy effort in New York

Source: Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis Greentech Media: New York Governor Andrew Cuomo announced the launch of a “Green New Deal” initiative Tuesday, responding to pressure for bold climate action from progressives and clean energy advocates. The plan, outlined in Cuomo’s 2019 Justice Agenda, calls for a “globally unprecedented” ramp-up in renewable energy […]

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MIL-OSI Energy: Analysts say Texas lignite mining faces grim future

By   /  January 16, 2019  /  AM-NC, Business, Commodities, CTF, DJF, Economy, Energy, Energy Markets, English, Exploitation, Exploration, Fred Beach, Gas, Global Economy, Industry, Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis, KB, Lignite, 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, Texas Lignite Mining, Transition, University of Texas Energy Institute, US Coal Markets, Wind  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Energy: Analysts say Texas lignite mining faces grim future

Source: Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis S&P Global Market Intelligence ($): As renewable energy sources increasingly displace coal-fired power generation in Texas, the state’s lignite producers and Powder River Basin thermal coal miners could see a key market dry up. Wind and solar are entering the grid “at very low price points,” and […]

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MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: IEA, Global Carbon Project Forecast Global CO2 Emissions Growth

By   /  January 16, 2019  /  24-7, AM-NC, Announcement / Statement, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Budget, Climate, Climate Change, Crude, CTF, Data, Monitoring & Accountability, DJF, Energy, energy efficiency, English, Europe, Exploration, Gas, Global Economy, Goal 13 - Climate Action, Goal 7 - Affordable & Clean Energy, governance, hydropower, IEA, Industrial Development, Intergovernmental Organization, KB, Means of Implementation, MIL OSI, Mitigation, Monitoring & Evaluation, News, Northern America, Oil, Open Source Intel, Other Energy Sources, Pacific, Renewables, Science, SDGs (All), Small Island Developing States, Southwest Pacific, Stakeholders and Major Groups, Sustainable Development, Systemic Issues, Technology, Technology / Transfer, UNFCCC COP 24, Weather  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: IEA, Global Carbon Project Forecast Global CO2 Emissions Growth

Source: Small Island Developing States 7 December 2018: The Global Carbon Project and the International Energy Agency (IEA) have forecast increased carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions, both globally and in industrialized countries, following a five-year decline. The IEA also expects emerging economies to emit more CO2 in 2018 than in 2017. Global CO2 emissions are expected […]

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MIL-OSI Energy: Indiana utility president says renewable transition is part of energy industry ‘revolution’

By   /  January 12, 2019  /  AM-NC, Business, Coal Plant Closures, Commodities, CTF, DJF, Economy, Energy, English, Exploitation, Exploration, Gas, Global Economy, Indiana, Industry, Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis, KB, Michigan City Generating Station, MIL Oil-Energy Sector OSI, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Economics, Mining Sector, News, Newsletter Daily, Newsletter News Weekly, Northern Indiana Public Service Company, Oil, Oil Rigs, Open Source Intel, President Violet Sistovaris, R.M. Schahfer Generating Station, Renewable Energy Transition, Renewables, Transition, US Coal Markets  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Energy: Indiana utility president says renewable transition is part of energy industry ‘revolution’

Source: Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis Inside Indiana Business: The president of Northern Indiana Public Service Company (NIPSCO) says she is seeing a “real revolution” in the energy industry, and wants to make sure the utility is part of the movement. Violet Sistovaris says that’s much of the motivation behind the utility’s “Your […]

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MIL-OSI Energy: Australian study finds renewables ‘unequivocally’ lower-cost than coal

By   /  January 11, 2019  /  AEMO, AM-NC, Australia, Australian Energy Markets, Business, Commodities, CSIRO, CTF, DJF, Economy, Energy, English, Exploitation, Exploration, Gas, GenCost 2018, 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, Paul Graham, Renewable Energy Cost Study, Renewables, solar, Transition, Wind  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Energy: Australian study finds renewables ‘unequivocally’ lower-cost than coal

Source: Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis Renew Economy: Australia’s leading scientific research group and the country’s energy market operator have released a benchmark study that shows the cost of new wind and solar – even with hours of storage – is “unequivocally” lower than the cost of new coal generation. The joint study […]

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MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Canada Joins International Renewable Energy Agency

By   /  January 11, 2019  /  24-7, Aid, AM-NC, Announcement / Statement, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Biomass & Bioenergy, Canada, Climate Change, CTF, DJF, Energy, English, Gender, Global Economy, Goal 13 - Climate Action, Goal 7 - Affordable & Clean Energy, governance, Intergovernmental Organization, IRENA, KB, MIL OSI, Mitigation, National Action, National Government, Near East, News, Northern America, Off-grid, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Policy & Institutional Coherence, Politics, Renewables, Resource Exploitation, Resource Exploration, SDGs (All), Small Island Developing States, solar, Systemic Issues, Technology, Wave & Tidal, Western Asia, Wind  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Canada Joins International Renewable Energy Agency

Source: Small Island Developing States 9 January 2019: Canada has become the 160th member of the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA), the global intergovernmental organization aiming to promote the widespread adoption of renewable energy. Canada’s accession was announced on the eve of IRENA’s ninth Assembly, which is bringing together more than 1,200 delegates including high-level […]

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MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: WHO COP 24 Report: Health Benefits Outweigh Costs of Meeting Paris Agreement Goals

By   /  January 11, 2019  /  24-7, Adaptation, Aid, AM-NC, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Capacity Building & Education, China, Climate, Climate Change, CTF, Data, Monitoring & Accountability, DJF, Eastern Asia, Economics & Investment, Economy, Energy, English, Fiji, Fiscal Updates, Gender, Goal 11 - Sustainable Cities & Communities, Goal 13 - Climate Action, Goal 17 - Partnerships for the Goals, Goal 3 - Good Health & Well-being, Goal 5 - Gender Equality, Goal 6 - Clean Water & Sanitation, Goal 7 - Affordable & Clean Energy, governance, Health, Human Settlements & Population, India, Investment, KB, Means of Implementation, MIL OSI, Mitigation, Monitoring & Evaluation, Multi-stakeholder Partnerships, Multilateral Environmental Agreement Body, News, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Peoples Republic Of China, Policy & Institutional Coherence, Publication, Renewables, Science, SDGs (All), Small Island Developing States, solar, Southern Asia, Stakeholder Participation, Sustainable Development, Systemic Issues, Trade, Transport, UN Programme, Agency or Fund, UNFCCC, UNFCCC COP 24, Water & Sanitation, Weather, WHO  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: WHO COP 24 Report: Health Benefits Outweigh Costs of Meeting Paris Agreement Goals

Source: Small Island Developing States 5 December 2018: Meeting the goals of the Paris Agreement on climate change could save approximately a million lives per year worldwide by 2050, according to a World Health Organization (WHO) report, which contends that the value of health gains from climate action would be twice the cost of mitigation […]

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MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Event: EU Sustainable Energy Week 2019

By   /  January 10, 2019  /  24-7, AM-NC, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, CTF, DJF, Energy, energy efficiency, English, EU, Europe, events, Goal 7 - Affordable & Clean Energy, governance, Intergovernmental Organization, KB, meeting, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Renewables, SDGs (All), Small Island Developing States  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Event: EU Sustainable Energy Week 2019

Source: Small Island Developing States The 2019 edition of EU Sustainable Energy Week will take place from 17-21 June 2019. The policy conference, which will take place from 18-20 June, is the biggest European conference dedicated to renewables and efficient energy use in Europe. Sessions organised by the European Commission and energy stakeholders focus on […]

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MIL-OSI Energy: Report sees rebound in India renewable energy sector following ‘forgettable’ 2018

By   /  January 10, 2019  /  AM-NC, Bridge to India Consultants, Business, Commodities, CTF, DJF, Economy, Energy, English, Exploitation, Exploration, Floating Solar PV, Gas, Global Economy, India, India RE 2019 Outlook Report, India Renewable Energy Growth, 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, rooftop solar, solar, Solar and Wind Capacity Growth, Wind  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Energy: Report sees rebound in India renewable energy sector following ‘forgettable’ 2018

Source: Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis PV Tech: India’s renewable energy deployment is expected to grow by 50% year-on-year in 2019 with a total of 15,860MW of installations, according to a report by consultancy firm Bridge to India. The “India RE 2019 Outlook report” described 2018 as a “forgettable year” for the Indian […]

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MIL-OSI Energy: China plans massive pumped hydro investment to ease renewable energy curtailments

By   /  January 10, 2019  /  AM-NC, Business, China, China National Energy Administration, 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, Pumped Hydro Storage Projects, Renewable Energy Curtailment Problems, Renewables, State Grid Corp.  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Energy: China plans massive pumped hydro investment to ease renewable energy curtailments

Source: Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis Reuters: China’s State Grid Corp will invest 38.7 billion yuan ($5.66 billion) to build five pumped hydro storage plants across the country in an effort to ease stranded power systems amid Beijing’s push to boost clean energy consumption. The five plants, located in the provinces of Jilin, […]

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