Two Colorado-based uranium producers on Tuesday jointly asked the US Department of Commerce to investigate uranium imports that they said threaten national security, saying uranium from state-owned and state-subsidized companies in Kazakhstan, Russia and Uzbekistan fill nearly 40% of US demand while domestic production meets less than 5%.
"The domestic ur...
Мета: uranium, US Department of Commerce, Energy Fuels, Ur-Energy, Donald Trump, Темы: Энергетика, Транснацики, Война, Будущее, Россия,
* Application set for Q1 2019 submission
* Site needs 9-km gas pipe connection
* Joins queue of in-development CCGTs
SSE has proposed construction of a 2-GW combined cycle gas-fired power station at its Ferrybridge site in Knottingley, West Yorkshire, the UK utility confirmed Wednesday.
It plans to submit an application to the Secretary of State ...
Мета: CCGT, SSE, UK, Department of Energy and Industrial Strategy, Темы: Энергетика,
Earlier this month, Asia’s largest oil trading hub, Singapore, launched its first electric vehicle-sharing service with 80 cars and 30 charging stations. This will eventually hit 1,000 electric cars and 500 stations with 2,000 charging points.
The service was launched by BlueSG, a subsidiary of France’s Bolloré Group that runs the world’s largest e...
Мета: Singapore, BlueSG, France, Bolloré Group, Autolib, Saudi Aramco, EV, International Energy Agency, Темы: Энергетика, Транснацики,
Power deliverability is similarly important as fuel certainty in supporting US power system resiliency, NRG Energy"s CEO said in a podcast released Tuesday, so deliverability should be considered in any response to the US Department of Energy"s "resiliency" notice of proposed rulemaking.
In a Columbia Energy Exchange podcast released Tuesday by Columbia U...
Мета: NRG Energy, US Department of Energy, Columbia Energy Exchange, Mauricio Gutierrez, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, Cummins, Donald Trump, Paris Agreement on climate change, Темы: Энергетика,
In the industrialized zone of western Singapore some of the only night owls are electricity traders on 24-hour shifts, bidding prices for a commodity traded at half-hour intervals because it cannot be stored and shipped like oil or gold.
Singapore has come a long way from a government-regulated power supply era. In 2018, it will have a fully liberalized p...
Мета: Singapore, Energy Market Authority, Sapere Research Group, Tilak Doshi, Muse, Stancil & Co, Темы: Энергетика,
Offshore wind is “on a high” with costs having fallen by around 50% since 2015, the Global Wind Energy Council said in its Wind Energy Outlook 2016: Wind Power to Dominate Power Sector Growth document.
GWEC outlines scenarios where wind, offshore and onshore, could supply 20% of global electricity by 2030, generating 2,110 GW, creating 2.4 million new...
Мета: Global Wind Energy Council, Paris Agreement, Steve Sawyer, Orsted, Dong Energy, Peter Bachmann, Scottish Equity Partners, Mines and Money conference, Темы: Энергетика,
Stagnant US electricity demand, lower commodity prices, policy interventions, and continued improvements in renewable energy costs and technologies may increase risks for independent power producers in 2018, which some industry observers say may result in more sector consolidation.
"In general, IPPs will face a challenging 2018 due to persistently low com...
Мета: US, Manan Ahuja, PIRA Energy, S&P Global Platts, University of Texas Energy Institute, NRG Energy, GenOn, Dynegy, Vistra Energy, Robert Flexon, The Public Utility Commission of Texas, Project to Assess Price-Formation Rules in ERCOT, Темы: Энергетика,
US solar installations third quarter dropped 51% from the same quarter a year ago, in large part because of a slowdown in installations in California, said a report the Solar Energy Industries Association and GTM Research released Thursday.
The report also said all solar market segments saw price increases in Q3 that stemmed from increases in module costs...
Мета: Solar Energy Industries Association, Donald Trump, Темы: Энергетика, Транснацики,
New York (Platts)--12 Dec 2017 654 pm EST/2354 GMT
A wide-ranging stakeholder group came out with a $17.6 billion plan Tuesday to rebuild and modernize Puerto Rico"s power grid after it was devastated by recent hurricanes that involves a shift away from liquid fuels toward gas and renewable energy.
"I applaud the actions of the Puerto Rico Energy Resil...
Мета: Puerto Rico, Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority, Темы: Энергетика, Война,
The European Commission plans to help EU coal regions to diversify into renewables, advanced coal technology and become more energy efficient, it said as part of an initiative launched Monday.
The Coal Regions in Transition Platform is part of the EC"s strategy to support the EU"s overall goal to decarbonize its economy by 2050.
"Electricity from coal ...
Мета: European Commission, Transition Platform, Miguel Arias Canete, Poland, Темы: Энергетика,
French nuclear output rose above 50 GW for the first time since February with seven more reactors scheduled to return over the coming eight days, data from nuclear operator EDF and grid operator RTE showed Monday.
However, EDF delayed three reactor returns by a combined 11 days including unit 2 at the Tricastin NPP amid a decision pending by the nuclear s...
Мета: French, EDF, RTE, PIRA Energy Group, Темы: Энергетика,
ower generation margins this winter could be tight in the UK, France, Belgium, Poland and Italy under severe conditions, but the risk of actual shortages is low, European transmission system operator group Entso-e said Wednesday in its Winter 2017/18 Outlook.
Tightness, not shortages possible
GB, FR, BE, PO, IT most at risk
16 GW of therma...
Мета: Entso-e, RTE, Темы: Энергетика,
London (Platts)--21 Nov 2017 608 am EST/1108 GMT
Production from German gas-fired power plants in the first nine months of 2017 was 13% higher than the same period last year, according to data from German energy lobby group BDEW, which is more comprehensive than daily aggregated TSO data which underreports smaller units.
Comprehensive BDEW data s...
Мета: BDEW, Germany, RWE, Темы: Энергетика,