Alternative Energy©2015 Petroleum Economist60Alternative EnergyShell launches Canadian Quest carbon capture plantShell has officially launched its Quest CCS project in Alberta, designed to store more than 1mn mt of carbon dioxide annually, 10 Nov 2015 00:00:00 GMTSmog shrouds southeast Asian energy outlookAs leaders gathered for Singapore International Energy Week (SIEW) the city-state was covered in thick smoke, 04 Nov 2015 00:00:00 GMTChina parks its tanks on the UK lawnSome aspects of European energy markets continue to surprise, even after a decade or so of intended competition across the continent, 23 Oct 2015 00:00:00 GMTEurope faces a lower-carbon futureThe approaching COP 21 talks in Paris have focused the minds of Europe’s energy producers and consumers on future regulations and their own competitiveness, 20 Oct 2015 00:00:00 GMTAsia’s good intentionsAsia’s burgeoning green growth not yet enough to topple king coal, 19 Oct 2015 00:00:00 GMTUAE talks up clean energy spend, 08 Oct 2015 00:00:00 GMTClinton campaign goes greenPresidential candidate Hillary Clinton put energy issues front and centre on the campaign trail in September, 30 Sep 2015 00:00:00 GMTShell concedes defeat in the Arctic, 28 Sep 2015 00:00:00 GMTPE Awards winners, 18 Sep 2015 00:00:00 GMTEcuador fights Chevron in CanadaChevron's long battle to beat back a $9.5bn Ecuadorian judgment against it over environmental damage in the Amazon has taken one step forward and another back, 09 Sep 2015 00:00:00 GMTUS shale drillers feel the financial crunchThe financial pain from lower oil prices is taking its toll on shale producers and sending production lower, writes Justin Jacobs, 20 Aug 2015 00:00:00 GMTUK to offer 27 onshore blocks, 18 Aug 2015 00:00:00 GMTNew law hands Pertamina powerIndonesia needs investors to avert an energy crisis. But a proposed law, widely hoped to improve the fiscal and regulatory environment, appears disappointing, 18 Aug 2015 00:00:00 GMTObama’s bold climate gambit, 05 Aug 2015 00:00:00 GMTMomentum builds for end to US oil export banA deal that would lift export restrictions is possible later this year as debate over crude export restrictions heats up, 05 Aug 2015 00:00:00 GMTReserves of strength Cheaper energy prices will slow but not stop the American oil and gas revolution, 02 Jul 2015 00:00:00 GMTOil demand on the riseDrivers, builders and refiners are gorging on cheap oil, 02 Jul 2015 00:00:00 GMTGearing up for ParisJune was a busy month for governments and the energy industry the world over. The run-up has started to the year-end climate-change boondoggle in Paris, 01 Jul 2015 00:00:00 GMTRivalry or renewal, 29 Jun 2015 00:00:00 GMTIEA draws up climate plan, 18 Jun 2015 00:00:00 GMTIndustry must hold its nerveTHESE are nervous times for the energy industry. The sector has yet to fully find its feet following the collapse of oil’s latest bull run., 26 May 2015 00:00:00 GMTThe green-energy effect Investments in clean energy are snowballing with better and cheaper finance options available, 07 Apr 2015 00:00:00 GMTA breath of fresh air Justin Jacobs reviews a documentary which - before it was pulled by the government - exposes the depth and severity of China's pollution problems, 24 Mar 2015 00:00:00 GMTIEA says global carbon emissions stall, 20 Mar 2015 00:00:00 GMTPowering the GulfThe region has managed – just – to keep on top of rapidly rising demand for electricity. But new solutions will be needed soon, says Robin Mills*, 26 Feb 2015 00:00:00 GMTTime for a leaner, greener ChinaThe country’s shift to cleaner fuels will sharply reduce its appetite for fossil fuels, says Kate Chrisman*, 26 Feb 2015 00:00:00 GMTWill IOCs turn their backs on fossil fuels?, 26 Feb 2015 00:00:00 GMTGas and renewables: partners or adversaries, 26 Feb 2015 00:00:00 GMTPower of the futureNew technologies are emerging that will transform the way we make and consume energy, 26 Feb 2015 00:00:00 GMTTaking over the gridRenewables’ relentless march on grid power is just getting started and there will be no stopping it, says Chris Nelder, 26 Feb 2015 00:00:00 GMT