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Natural Gas

US Group Forms To Defend Natural Gas Against Anti-Fossil Fuel Measures

A group backed by anonymous donors launched a campaign on Sept. 30 to promote the benefits of cheap, abundant natural gas against what it called "radical" proposals like the Green New Deal that would phase out use of the fossil fuel.

September 30, 2019

Business

Integrated Oil Majors Race To Curb Emissions

New report finds that oil majors are pursuing energy transition strategies with shifts in product offerings and investment. Here's what they're doing.

September 30, 2019

Renewables

RWE Touts 18 Gigawatt Renewable Project Pipeline In Green Shift

The move has turned RWE into Europe's third-largest renewables group after Spain's Iberdrola and Italy's Enel. It has also become the world's No.2 operator of offshore wind farms behind Denmark's Orsted.

September 30, 2019

Business

Royal Dutch Shell Searches For A Purpose Beyond Oil

Shell’s top brass wrestled with a dilemma that has since beset every major oil and gas company. How should a company that generates most of its profits by meeting the world’s still-robust demand for oil and gas navigate the future as the political tide turns increasingly against fossil fuels?

September 29, 2019

Renewables

Report: Australian Billionaire To Back $14 Billion Solar Power Supply To Singapore

Atlassian Corp. co-founder Mike Cannon-Brookes has pledged to help fund an ambitious A$20 billion (US$14 billion) project to supply solar power from northern Australia to Singapore by a subsea cable, an Australian newspaper reported on Sept. 25.

September 27, 2019

Business

Oil Industry Refuses To Back Away From Fossil Fuels

A who’s who of the global oil industry sketched out a persistent role for fossil fuels on Monday, blocks away from the UN where 66 nations pledged to reach “net zero” carbon emissions by the year 2050.

September 25, 2019

Renewables

Equinor To Cooperate With China's CPIH In Offshore Wind

Norwegian energy firm Equinor and state-owned China Power International Holding (CPIH) plan to cooperate in offshore wind developments in China and Europe, they said on Sept. 25.

September 25, 2019

Renewables

Eni To Start Cooperation With Mainstream On Renewables

Eni has signed a co-operation agreement with Mainstream Renewable Power to develop large-scale renewable assets, the Italian oil and gas group said on Sept. 25.

September 25, 2019

Business

Shell Exec: In Clean Energy Transition, Some Won’t Survive

The low-carbon era is nearly upon us, say panelists at Gastech, and it brings huge marketplace changes.

September 24, 2019

Private Equity

EnCap Investments Ventures Into Renewable Energy

Houston-based EnCap Investments said Sept. 23 it formed an “energy transition” team to pursue opportunities as renewable energy sources are poised for rapid growth.

September 23, 2019