Alternative Energyhttp://www.petroleum-economist.com/RSS.aspx?FeedID=2160©2014 Petroleum Economist60Alternative EnergyPowering upGas-to-power projects offer an opportunity for nations in sub-Saharan Africa to provide cheap electricity from domestic resources. But there are difficulties as well, say Paolo Curiel and Ismail Tazi* http://www.petroleum-economist.com/Article/3410781/Powering-up.htmlTue, 16 Dec 2014 00:00:00 GMTDiscovery lifts Colombia’s deep-water hopeshttp://www.petroleum-economist.com/Article/3408187/Discovery-lifts-Colombias-deep-water-hopes.htmlMon, 08 Dec 2014 00:00:00 GMTWhat next for the industry’s LNG dreams?http://www.petroleum-economist.com/Article/3404151/What-next-for-the-industrys-LNG-dreams.htmlWed, 26 Nov 2014 00:00:00 GMTAsia will be the tipping point for energy transitionhttp://www.petroleum-economist.com/Article/3404148/Asia-will-be-the-tipping-point-for-energy-transition.htmlWed, 26 Nov 2014 00:00:00 GMTSolar puts LNG in the shade for Thailandhttp://www.petroleum-economist.com/Article/3400228/Solar-puts-LNG-in-the-shade-for-Thailand.htmlThu, 13 Nov 2014 00:00:00 GMTAsia’s energy conundrum http://www.petroleum-economist.com/Article/3398011/Asias-energy-conundrum.htmlThu, 06 Nov 2014 00:00:00 GMTEurope sets 40% emissions reduction target http://www.petroleum-economist.com/Article/3396308/Europe-sets-40-emissions-reduction-target.htmlFri, 31 Oct 2014 00:00:00 GMTGlimmer amid the gloomLower oil prices will be tough for the industry, but good for the global growth and demandhttp://www.petroleum-economist.com/Article/3392647/Glimmer-amid-the-gloom.htmlWed, 22 Oct 2014 00:00:00 GMTEnergy access key to Africa’s economic growth http://www.petroleum-economist.com/Article/3392562/Energy-access-key-to-Africas-economic-growth.htmlWed, 22 Oct 2014 00:00:00 GMTA dirty businessPaul Barrett reveals a tale of oil, pollution, intrigue and corruption in Ecuador in his new book. Review by Justin Jacobshttp://www.petroleum-economist.com/Article/3391903/A-dirty-business.htmlMon, 20 Oct 2014 00:00:00 GMTUS offers to mediate in INA-MOL dispute http://www.petroleum-economist.com/Article/3391794/US-offers-to-mediate-in-INA-MOL-dispute.htmlMon, 20 Oct 2014 00:00:00 GMTLNG set to fuel transport http://www.petroleum-economist.com/Article/3390966/LNG-set-to-fuel-transport.htmlThu, 16 Oct 2014 00:00:00 GMTDoing the maths, corporate pay and Lego: what the PE team is reading todayhttp://www.petroleum-economist.com/Article/3391062/Doing-the-maths-corporate-pay-and-Lego-what-the-PE-team-is-reading-today.htmlThu, 16 Oct 2014 00:00:00 GMTWhat's happening todayhttp://www.petroleum-economist.com/Article/3388391/Whats-happening-today.htmlWed, 08 Oct 2014 00:00:00 GMTWhat we're readinghttp://www.petroleum-economist.com/Article/3387928/What-were-reading.htmlTue, 07 Oct 2014 00:00:00 GMTSolar to become largest source of electricity generation by 2050http://www.petroleum-economist.com/Article/3386052/Solar-to-become-largest-source-of-electricity-generation-by-2050.htmlWed, 01 Oct 2014 00:00:00 GMTChina to unveil national carbon marketChina is poised to launch a national carbon trading market – potentially the largest one in the world - but if its seven regional pilot projects are anything to go by, there is still much to be done. Justin Jacobs reports http://www.petroleum-economist.com/Article/3385140/China-to-unveil-national-carbon-market.htmlMon, 29 Sep 2014 00:00:00 GMTFossil fuel divestment: the $5tn question http://www.petroleum-economist.com/Article/3380206/Fossil-fuel-divestment-the-5tn-question.htmlMon, 15 Sep 2014 00:00:00 GMTGlobal climate deal push as CO2 levels soarhttp://www.petroleum-economist.com/Article/3379626/Global-climate-deal-push-as-CO2-levels-soar.htmlFri, 12 Sep 2014 00:00:00 GMTBP 'grossly negligent' over Macondo spillhttp://www.petroleum-economist.com/Article/3377385/BP-grossly-negligent-over-Macondo-spill.htmlFri, 05 Sep 2014 00:00:00 GMTThe rise of renewables http://www.petroleum-economist.com/Article/3376070/The-rise-of-renewables.htmlTue, 02 Sep 2014 00:00:00 GMTUK's cities the key to green growth http://www.petroleum-economist.com/Article/3362746/UKs-cities-the-key-to-green-growth.htmlThu, 17 Jul 2014 00:00:00 GMTQueensland, the CBM-to-LNG powerhouseThe state is taking advantage of its vast coal resources to carve out a new nichehttp://www.petroleum-economist.com/Article/3359261/Queensland-the-CBM-to-LNG-powerhouse.htmlTue, 08 Jul 2014 00:00:00 GMTVery forward about going backwards The country’s short-term perspective and regressive approach to climate policy is drawing flakhttp://www.petroleum-economist.com/Article/3359251/Very-forward-about-going-backwards.htmlTue, 08 Jul 2014 00:00:00 GMTRenewable energy drive in jeopardyThe Liberal-National coalition’s rise has set back the country’s green push. But distributed generation still offers plenty of potentialhttp://www.petroleum-economist.com/Article/3359249/Renewable-energy-drive-in-jeopardy.htmlTue, 08 Jul 2014 00:00:00 GMTCutting the costs of CCSCooperation and collaboration are key to deploying the next generation of carbon capture technology, writes Frank Ellingsenhttp://www.petroleum-economist.com/Article/3355206/Cutting-the-costs-of-CCS.htmlFri, 27 Jun 2014 00:00:00 GMTAustralian climate policy thrown into disarray http://www.petroleum-economist.com/Article/3355725/Australian-climate-policy-thrown-into-disarray.htmlThu, 26 Jun 2014 00:00:00 GMTUK’s Stanlow refinery under threathttp://www.petroleum-economist.com/Article/3355680/UKs-Stanlow-refinery-under-threat.htmlThu, 26 Jun 2014 00:00:00 GMTUganda refinery bidders pared-down to twohttp://www.petroleum-economist.com/Article/3354896/Uganda-refinery-bidders-pared-down-to-two.htmlTue, 24 Jun 2014 00:00:00 GMTCan gas see off coal?Without a price on carbon, gas is generally seen as an expensive alternative to cheap coal. But the increasingly fungible nature of liquefied natural gas (LNG) and potential market innovations could see gas overtake coal as Asia’s fuel of choice. Damon Evans reportshttp://www.petroleum-economist.com/Article/3352776/Can-gas-see-off-coal.htmlTue, 17 Jun 2014 00:00:00 GMT