Tagged With Coal
Letter from China: The carbon-neutral battle
30 October 2020
It is not as simple as Beijing setting course and all other actors falling into line
Coal and renewables gear up for China demand fight
28 October 2020
The engine of global gas demand growth may be at risk of a fuel problem
Fukushima still looms over energy decisions
11 September 2020
Japan ignores strategic low-carbon energy options and risks muddling through by adding more coal
Eastern European coal-to-gas switching enthusiasm builds
7 July 2020
Poland and the Czech Republic, long the continent’s coal champions, are having a rethink
IEA warns of investment chasm
29 May 2020
Energy funding poised to plunge as renewables fare better than fossil fuels
Asset managers deliver brutal verdict on oil
30 April 2020
Oil and gas companies must rapidly adapt to declining long-term demand or they will face stark financial consequences, asset management giants warn
Asia resists calls for net-zero emissions
27 February 2020
Emissions targets have taken centre stage at oil and gas conferences. But Asia has different short-term priorities despite the potential damage climate change may cause in the developing world
The future of renewable energy
23 October 2019
Software will be increasingly important to manage renewable power into energy systems
Preparing the US for the energy transition
3 September 2019
Former President Obama special assistant Jason Bordoff says that government and industry need to work together to tackle climate change
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
Carbon price drives generating fuel switch
8 August 2019
Coal pays for its greater carbon intensity in a rising European CO2 price environment
EC approves Italian support for low carbon power
5 August 2019
Renewables and gas benefit from new rules at the expense of coal
Germany belatedly joins Europe's war on coal
29 July 2019
Europe’s largest coal consumer illustrates a pathway for the remaining hold-outs
The disappearing case for coal in the US
18 July 2019
A large wave of pit retirements may soon be followed by another
Carbon debate lacks honesty
3 July 2019
Oxford academic says current decarbonisation efforts are a failure and calls for a global price for carbon
Coal and CCGT help support steam turbine market
7 May 2019
The global trend towards the use of renewables is not denting the demand for older methods of power generation
COP fudges market mechanisms
11 February 2019
UN climate talks shy away from key implementation issue
US coal-fired power generation faces competition
4 February 2019
The evolution of northeast US gas marketing may further cut capacity
Russia and coal to set European tone
29 January 2019
Gazprom's market share ambitions and the price at which power plant demand soaks up supply are 2019's key questions
South Africa urgently seeking gas as energy transition stalls
18 October 2018
South Africa’s power sector plans envisage a big role for gas, but first the country needs to find the feedstock
China: Enter the smokeless dragon
25 September 2018
Part of China’s blue-sky strategy is the switch from coal to natural gas—with an unexpected impact on the global LNG market
Continental contrasts
9 August 2018
Oil and gas production in North America is continuing its rising trend. Mexico's prospects are looking up, while Venezuela's hydrocarbon sector is collapsing
Europe waits on Germany
29 May 2018
Despite being a leader in renewables, the country can't kick its coal habit
Ramaphosa reboots South Africa's renewables programme
14 March 2018
New renewable energy deals point to a fundamental shift in South Africa's energy investment priorities
Greens take root
2 February 2018
The momentum towards climate-change action is building, in defiance of White House policies