Renewables
Big investors put pressure on big oil
15 October 2019
Oil firms may still able to raise billions of dollars for big upstream projects, but institutional investors are starting to demand emissions reduction measures
Solving the CCS cost conundrum
3 October 2019
Changes to the energy mix and government-backed development of CCS would put the climate goal within reach, according to DNV GL
To drill or not to drill
3 October 2019
Producers’ view of the future may run the risk of complacency
BP focuses on being part of the solution
27 September 2019
The major has embarked on a significant PR drive around its commitment to the energy transition
Technology key to meeting Paris Agreement
12 September 2019
Electrification and changes to the energy mix, if supported by governments, would mean climate goal is within reach—DNV GL
Majors' capex ignores Paris Agreement risk
6 September 2019
Report finds investments will not deliver adequate profits if carbon emissions are limited to a level that keeps global warming 'well below' two degrees
Majors urged to lead energy transition
4 September 2019
IOCs would benefit from taking a prominent role in the transition and face capital flight if they do not, says former UNFCC leader
Emerging market clean power offers investment option
30 August 2019
Capital is being attracted to emerging market renewables and gas-fired power projects to profitably and effectively mitigate climate change
Oil could have a sustainable future
29 August 2019
The money spent subsidising renewables would be better used funding research into carbon capture and storage
EC approves Italian support for low carbon power
5 August 2019
Renewables and gas benefit from new rules at the expense of coal
Morocco prioritises world's largest solar plant
1 August 2019
Project is the centrepiece of a strategy that promises to generate more than half of its electricity from renewables by 2030
The rise of a renewables major
30 July 2019
Mainstream Renewable Power CEO Andy Kinsella says the declining cost of wind and solar power means the era of oil and gas is coming to an end
The climate threat: Will investors exit big oil?
17 July 2019
Institutional investors are increasingly being required to factor climate change into their decision-making
Carbon debate lacks honesty
3 July 2019
Oxford academic says current decarbonisation efforts are a failure and calls for a global price for carbon
EU split on climate change measures
24 May 2019
Aligning the competing interests of European countries remains a tough challenge
Cheap gas stalls EU's carbon price revival
25 April 2019
A slump in gas prices has contributed to the denting of the previous rally in carbon prices
COP fudges market mechanisms
11 February 2019
UN climate talks shy away from key implementation issue
Developing a green economy in Saudi Arabia
4 January 2019
Decarbonisation policies are gaining serious traction in the kingdom, as the pressing need to reduce CO2 emissions forces a rethink of the oil giant's priorities
A tailwind for renewables
17 December 2018
Non-fossil fuel energy projects saw further momentum in 2018, thanks to falling costs and increased comfort with the technologies
Renewables investment falls short of lofty ambitions
26 November 2018
A yawning investment gap in clean energy means it is still just a marginal part of many portfolios
What could lead to an electric vehicles inflection point?
26 November 2018
Traditional auto manufacturers and middle distillate refiners should be wary that a niche technology could be about to snowball into full-scale disruption
US offshore wind gets ready to join the party
20 November 2018
A landmark deal marks the start of an exciting new era for US offshore wind, which looks to build on Europe’s successes
Will biofuels emerge from the renewables shadows?
9 November 2018
Despite ambitious transport fuel targets and strong growth in biofuel demand, bioenergy has failed to get the publicity it warrants
Renewables looks to find the right balance
2 November 2018
The adoption of wind and solar is growing rapidly. But can the technology overcome its current limitations?
Renewables face increasingly level playing field
2 November 2018
Adoption of green energy will only grow, as technology makes renewables increasingly cost competitive
More majors back green moves
25 September 2018
The signing up of three top US energy firms gives a boost to an industry-led climate-change initiative