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Field Development

Equinor Secures Subsidy For Wind Turbines At North Sea Oil Fields

The turbines would power five platforms at the Snorre and Gullfaks oil fields, which are currently powered by generators running on natural gas.

August 22, 2019


German Energy Firm To Build $500 Million South Texas Wind Farm

E.ON said it had had already sold nearly half of the subscription rights for the 440-megawatt wind farm to Austin Energy, the Texas city’s community-owned electric utility.

August 15, 2019


Oil, Gas And Decarbonization

Big gains in energy exports fuel commitments to address climate change.

August 14, 2019


EPA Grants 31 Small Refinery Waivers From Biofuel Laws

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has granted 31 small refinery biofuel waivers for 2018 on Aug. 9, infuriating the ethanol and corn producers.

August 11, 2019


Renewable Energy Push Barely Dents Fossil Fuel Dependence

Unprecedented efforts to install renewable power capacity have only translated into meeting 2% of global energy demand, meaning the world’s overwhelming reliance on fossil fuels shows no sign of abating.

August 4, 2019

Natural Gas

Ore. Renewable Natural Gas Bill Signed By Governor

Law sets goal of adding 30% of renewable gas into the state’s pipeline system.

August 1, 2019


Oil And Gas Investor At Closing: Energy Or Environment

The Great Energy Transition is underway. But can new energies meet the demand of some 2 billion people coming into the middle class in the next few decades?

July 31, 2019


T. Boone Pickens' ETF To Replace Crude Stocks With Renewables: Report

T. Boone Pickens’ eponymous fund, BP Capital Fund Advisors LLC, plans to revamp an oil-focused exchange-traded fund with a shift to renewables in mid-August, according to a filing on July 26. Bloomberg first reported the filing.

July 29, 2019


Investors Plot Their Own Extinction Rebellion

Much of the initial effort has been on the oil, gas and coal sectors. Now investors are starting to turn their sights toward the demand-side sector as well.

July 28, 2019


Global Solar Installations To Reach Record High In 2019

The rise forecast this year will be driven mainly by Europe - in particular Spain, the United States, India, Vietnam, as well as Egypt and the United Arab Emirates.

July 25, 2019