Tagged With Gas
Countries must stop coal approvals to reach net zero – IEA
28 November 2022
Transition is complicated in countries with high coal dependency because of remaining lifetimes of plants and expense of gas
Linde and SLB partner on CCUS
31 October 2022
The firms plan to focus on CCUS for natural gas processing, as well as hydrogen and ammonia production
Energy sector carbon emissions to peak in 2025 – IEA
27 October 2022
New policies in the EU, the US and China will cause emissions to peak this decade, the first time this has been forecast in an IEA Steps scenario
Global carbon emissions set to rise in 2022 – IEA
19 October 2022
World on course for 33.8bn t of CO₂ emissions this year, but major deployments of renewables and EVs have slowed rate of increase
Germany stands firm on nuclear phase-out
19 October 2022
Government plans to end nuclear generation in near term despite move to keep plants operational through this winter in response to energy crisis
Renewables still key to Europe’s post-crisis energy mix
5 October 2022
Medium-term strategy should stay focused on expansion of clean energy, say speakers at Energy Intelligence Forum
Qatar works with GE to cut energy sector emissions
22 September 2022
State-owned QatarEnergy and technology company GE to develop roadmap for deployment of CCS, hydrogen and ammonia to cut scope one emissions
EU package to target electricity demand
12 September 2022
Emergency measures aim to lower power prices by reducing demand at peak times
EU aims to reform electricity markets
30 August 2022
European Commission is working on both an emergency intervention and long-term structural reform following high electricity prices
Central Asia taps Saudi funds for renewables push
26 August 2022
Saudi Arabia’s Acwa Power makes inroads in Central Asia through investment in renewables and green hydrogen
EU ETS prices rise on high coal burn, low auctions
24 August 2022
Prices in the EU’s emissions trading scheme hit an all-time high last week after an August rally on reduced volumes and an increase in coal burn
Ratch Group buys Nexif Energy for $605mn
17 August 2022
Thai energy firm acquires portfolio of renewables, gas and battery storage from investment firm Denham Capital and project developer Nexif
RWE raises 2022 renewables spend by 30pc
12 August 2022
German utility targets €5bn investment in renewables but confirms temporary restart of lignite power plants to support winter supply
Orsted optimistic despite rocky Q2
11 August 2022
Net loss on Gazprom contract has eaten into the Danish company’s quarterly profits, but it still expects an increase in full-year earnings amid renewables success
Ipieca launches industry principles
11 August 2022
Global oil and gas association’s eight principles are grouped around four strategic pillars of climate, nature, people and sustainability
Australia set to pass climate bill
3 August 2022
New Labor government wins support from Greens for bill to reach net-zero emissions by 2050
Irena calls time on role of gas in Europe’s transition
15 July 2022
Deteriorating economics undermine case for gas-fired power plants as a back-up for renewables, agency says
MEPs vote nuclear and gas as sustainable
6 July 2022
European Parliament fails to reject Commission proposal to define some nuclear and natural gas power as sustainable
War adds impetus to Europe’s gas decarbonisation
20 June 2022
Gas businesses have embraced the acceleration of decarbonisation prompted by the Ukraine war but are concerned about the feasibility of new targets—especially for hydrogen
Asian nations must avoid gas infrastructure – Carbon Tracker
11 April 2022
Vietnam, South Korea and Japan must invest now in transitioning their power infrastructure away from natural gas to reach net zero by 2050, says think tank
War drives ‘small acceleration’ in Europe’s transition
6 April 2022
Share of renewables in Europe’s energy mix rises as the continent turns away from Russian gas imports, DNV modelling shows
SSE rules out fossil fuel divestment in transition
30 March 2022
UK energy company will retain unabated gas-fired power plants to support security of supply as it expands renewable portfolio, according to new net-zero transition strategy
EU must drop gas from green taxonomy proposal – MEPs
17 March 2022
European Parliament members say inclusion of gas in green finance taxonomy undermines response to invasion of Ukraine
RWE questions role of gas in transition
15 March 2022
German utility is reviewing its fuel options for new generation capacity as the Ukraine war hits energy markets with full force, CEO Markus Krebber says
Europe faces transition trade-offs amid Russian crisis
9 March 2022
More use of coal-fired power is likely in the short term, while new North Sea projects are not the answer, ETC chair Adair Turner tells Transition Economist
EU plans to pivot from Russian gas
9 March 2022
Switch to renewables and hydrogen aims to displace demand for Russian gas well before 2030
Energy firms reluctant to cut Russian gas
4 March 2022
European utilities are divesting from some Russian interests, but decisions on gas supply will require new sanctions
Russian invasion of Ukraine fuels crisis in energy sector
25 February 2022
Sanctions and spiking electricity and gas prices present new challenges for Europe’s utilities
Uniper to spend €500mn on green businesses in 2022
24 February 2022
Germany energy company anticipates key role in hydrogen economy and is ready to invest in new gas-fired power plants, CEO Klaus-Dieter Maubach says
UK low-carbon heating bubbles under
28 January 2022
The UK faces challenges on multiple fronts in its effort to decarbonise domestic heating
Japan’s power costs could double by 2030 – Wood Mackenzie
11 January 2022
Options for provision of dispatchable power to replace fossil fuels remain very expensive across Asia-Pacific, consultant says
ECB warns of energy transition inflation risk
11 January 2022
Gas supply imbalances and rising carbon prices could cause persistent pressure on consumer prices, ECB executive board member warns
EU says nuclear and gas are green
4 January 2022
Germany and other member states criticise European Commission proposals to include nuclear in sustainable finance taxonomy
EU warns of energy price impact on transition
21 December 2021
Commission urges against knee-jerk policy reactions as record energy prices make transition more abrupt and difficult
New Dutch government pledges €35bn transition fund
16 December 2021
The incoming Dutch government will throw much more weight behind green energy, but also supports North Sea gas exploration and nuclear power
Outlook 2022: Profiting from the transition
1 December 2021
The shift to lower-carbon energy may disrupt legacy business models but will also present major opportunities for many oil and gas companies
Jordan eyes renewable power exports
25 November 2021
As wind and solar power capacity have ramped up impressively, the government is mulling ways to maximise its returns
Emissions goals imply 2.4°C global warming – Climate Action Tracker
10 November 2021
Cop26 talks fail to gain enough momentum on strengthening inadequate 2030 targets, says climate analysis consortium
Geopolitics smooths Iraq’s energy transition
5 July 2021
International interest in reducing Iraq’s dependence on Iranian gas imports is unlocking finance for renewables and flare-gas capture projects
US oil and gas sector weighs transition options
25 June 2021
Carbon capture and hydrogen high on agenda, but good returns from hydrocarbons still a priority
BP boss defends ‘bold’ net-zero transition strategy
23 June 2021
Oil major on track to meet 2025 renewables target and will grow earnings from oil despite production cuts
US renewables developers snap up grid-ready sites to beat congestion
23 June 2021
New entrants face lengthy applications and obligation to invest in system
PE Live: Oil and gas skills fundamental to transition
15 June 2021
Many skills transferable but redeployment of staff from fossil fuel business also requires new approach to learning
Cerulean tables £10bn offshore wind farm to electrify UKCS
3 June 2021
Project designed to curb offshore emissions ahead of target and power large-scale green hydrogen production
UK oil and gas workforce can transition – report
25 May 2021
Many jobs in more decarbonised 2030 workforce have a large degree of overlap with current roles
Rethinking the levelised cost of energy
31 March 2021
The market appears to be factoring in the decline of capacity factors for conventional energy assets
The Texas power disaster and the end of energy ideology
23 February 2021
The Lone Star State will need to think hard about whether it wants to maintain an independent electricity grid following the devastating failure last week
Israel raises its renewables sights
22 February 2021
Government is now in a race to meet newly ambitious clean energy targets
Shell fleshes out zero-carbon timeline
11 February 2021
Revenue from oil and gas will be needed to pay for its transition into a greener company
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