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Australia’s Natural Gas Crisis Could Boost Prices

Australia’s domestic natural gas problem…

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Oil Prices Inch Higher As Libya Closes Crude Export Terminal

Oil prices increased slightly after…

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EC Announce the Withdrawal of 900 Million Carbon Allowances from Market

Nov 13, 2012 at 17:20 | Joao Peixe

The European Commission has announced its plans to delay the auction of some 900 million carbon emission allowances, in an attempt to rescue the collapsing carbon market. The 900 million…

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Japan's Last Remaining Nuclear Power Plant may be Built on an Active Fault Line

Nov 12, 2012 at 16:51 | Joao Peixe

Following the disaster at the nuclear power plant in Fukushima last year, nearly all of Japan’s reactors have been shut down. The only power plant to remain operational today is…

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Man Uses a Toyota Prius to Power his House During Weeklong Blackout

Nov 12, 2012 at 16:49 | James Burgess

In the wake of Hurricane Sandy millions of people in New York and New Jersey were left without power for days; some for more than a week.Rather than…

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IEA: Renewables to Become the Second Largest Energy Source in the World by 2015

Nov 12, 2012 at 16:47 | Joao Peixe

The International Energy Agency (IEA) has just launched its 2012 edition of its World Energy Outlook, in which it has stated that energy around the globe is changing “in a…

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UK Unveils its First Ever Energy Efficiency Strategy

Nov 12, 2012 at 16:46 | Charles Kennedy

The UK Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC) has just recently unveiled its first ever national Energy Efficiency Strategy, which offers a wide ranging package for increasing energy…

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Goldman Sachs Trader Accused of Illegally Hiding $8.3 Billion Position

Nov 09, 2012 at 17:30 | Charles Kennedy

Matthew Marshall Taylor, a vice president and trader on the Capital Structure Franchise Trading desk at Goldman Sachs Group Inc., has been accused by US regulators of hiding trades in…

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Japan Looks at Floating Solar Plants as Protection from Earthquakes

Nov 09, 2012 at 17:28 | James Burgess

Japan is still haunted by last year’s disaster at the Fukushima nuclear power plant. The resource poor country is trying to find a suitable replacement for its nuclear power industry…

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Iranian Aircraft Shoot At Unarmed US Predator Drone in International Waters

Nov 09, 2012 at 17:27 | Joao Peixe

The Pentagon has just announced that one of its unarmed, unmanned MQ-1 Predator drones was fired upon by Iranian aircraft whilst performing routine surveillance in international waters, 16 nautical miles…

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George Osborne: The UK Must Become World Leaders in Energy Storage

Nov 09, 2012 at 17:26 | Joao Peixe

George Osborne, the British Chancellor of the Exchequer, has given a speech to the Royal Society in which he stated that the UK must become a global leader in several…

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Rationing Gasoline in New York will not Work

Nov 09, 2012 at 17:25 | Editorial Dept

Crain's New York Business reports Mayor calls for gas rationing in NYC. Mayor Michael Bloomberg on Thursday called for gas rationing in New York City to begin Friday,…

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