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MIL-OSI Energy: IEEFA op-ed: Trump coal bailout won’t stop electric sector transition

By   /  July 26, 2018  /  Business, Commentary, Commodities, Economy, Electric Industry Transition, Energy, Energy Policy, English, Exploitation, Exploration, FirstEnergy, 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, Murray Energy, Newsletter Daily, Oil, Oil Rigs, Open Source Intel, Renewables, Transition, Trump Coal Bailout, US Coal Markets, Xcel  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Energy: IEEFA op-ed: Trump coal bailout won’t stop electric sector transition

Source: Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis A blatant misuse of the law and a phony national-defense argument For all the serious national security threats currently facing our country, it seems like a waste of time and resources to use a nearly 70-year-old defense law to rescue failing, outdated industries. Yet that is precisely […]

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MIL-OSI Energy: Schwarzenegger: Trump coal bailout akin to bringing back Blockbuster Video

By   /  June 30, 2018  /  Arnold Schwarzenegger, Blockbuster Video, Business, Commodities, 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, Renewables, Transition, Trump Coal Bailout  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Energy: Schwarzenegger: Trump coal bailout akin to bringing back Blockbuster Video

Source: Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis The Hill: Former California Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger (R) shared a message for President Trump on Wednesday prodding him over his efforts to save the coal industry, likening it to bringing back “Blockbuster Video.” In a video posted to Facebook, the former governor and star of the “Terminator” […]

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MIL-OSI Energy: Little support for coal bailout in Michigan

By   /  June 26, 2018  /  Business, Commodities, Consumers Energy, DTE Energy, Economy, Energy, Energy Markets, English, Exploitation, Exploration, Gas, Global Economy, Industry, Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis, Michigan, MIL Oil-Energy Sector OSI, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Economics, Mining Sector, News, Newsletter Daily, Newsletter News Weekly, Oil, Oil Rigs, Open Source Intel, Transition, Trump Coal Bailout  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Energy: Little support for coal bailout in Michigan

Source: Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis The Detroit News: Michigan energy suppliers say proposed actions by the Trump administration to declare an energy state of emergency are unnecessary and could lead to higher electric bills for customers. Members of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, which regulates electricity sales and transmission, testified before Congress […]

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MIL-OSI Energy: Utilities continue to close coal units as talk of bailout plan persists

By   /  June 19, 2018  /  Business, Commodities, DOE Secretary Rick Perry, Economy, Energy, Energy Policy, 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, Murray Energy, News, Newsletter Daily, Newsletter News Weekly, Oil, Oil Rigs, Open Source Intel, Peabody Energy, Richard Glick, Subsidies, Trump Coal Bailout  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Energy: Utilities continue to close coal units as talk of bailout plan persists

Source: Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis Bloomberg: President Donald Trump has ordered a rescue of the nation’s struggling coal and nuclear power industries, but that doesn’t mean utilities are reconsidering the shutdown of unprofitable plants. Many power generators contacted said Trump’s June 1 announcement hasn’t altered their plans to retire old units even […]

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MIL-OSI Energy: Even potential beneficiaries say Trump subsidy plan is the wrong approach

By   /  June 19, 2018  /  Business, Commodities, Curtis Morgan, Economy, Energy, Energy Policy, English, Exploitation, Exploration, FirstEnergy Solutions, 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, Subsidies, Trump Coal Bailout, Vistra Energy  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Energy: Even potential beneficiaries say Trump subsidy plan is the wrong approach

Source: Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis S&P Global Market Intelligence ($): President Donald Trump’s decision to invoke national security in a bid to preserve U.S. coal and nuclear power plants could present a major obstacle to the many opponents of potential government intervention in electricity markets unless they can persuade Congress to take […]

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MIL-OSI Energy: Wyoming editorial: Trump bailout looks backward; it’s time to move forward

By   /  June 15, 2018  /  Business, Coal markets, Commodities, Economy, Energy, Energy Policy, 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, Transition, Trump Coal Bailout, US Coal Markets, Wyoming  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Energy: Wyoming editorial: Trump bailout looks backward; it’s time to move forward

Source: Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis Casper Star-Tribune: Coal powers homes throughout the nation, and it helps fuel Wyoming’s economy. For many, it keeps the lights on in more ways than one. When coal busted in 2015, Wyomingites were among those hit hardest in the nation. And though things are starting to look […]

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MIL-OSI Energy: FERC’s commissioners in bipartisan agreement: Trump’s grid emergency is false

By   /  June 14, 2018  /  Business, Chairman McIntyre, Commodities, DOE, Economy, Energy, Energy Policy, English, Exploitation, Exploration, FERC, 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, Senate Energy Committee, Trump Coal Bailout  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Energy: FERC’s commissioners in bipartisan agreement: Trump’s grid emergency is false

Source: Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis Associated Press: Federal regulators on Tuesday disputed the Trump administration’s claim that struggles facing the coal and nuclear industries threaten the reliability of the nation’s power grid. “There is no immediate calamity or threat,” the Republican chairman of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission told Congress. Existing power […]

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