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The AI Conundrum: Green Energy Hero Or Carbon Culprit?

Aug 09, 2023 at 09:20 | Haley Zaremba

Artificial Intelligence presents a catch-22 for the renewable energy industry. Meeting decarbonization goals in time to avoid the worst impacts of climate change will require an unprecedented amount of coordination…

Can The Current Oil Price Rally Really Last?

Aug 09, 2023 at 08:14 | Osama Rizvi

Oil prices have recently experienced a notable surge, marking a shift from their extended stay in bearish territory. A combination of OPEC+ committing to output reductions, a substantial…

German Energy Giant Warns Europe’s Crisis Is Not Over Yet

Aug 09, 2023 at 06:25 | Tsvetana Paraskova

Despite significantly calmer energy markets and much lower wholesale natural gas prices, Europe could still face price spikes this winter if a sudden shortage of supply coincides with…

The Sweetest Spot For Energy Investment

Aug 08, 2023 at 12:07 | Leonard Hyman & William Tilles

Start with the obvious. You invest to earn a return on your money. And you want your investment to grow faster than the rate of inflation in order to protect…

Oil Majors Face $44 Billion In Losses After Russia Exit

Aug 08, 2023 at 10:10 | Irina Slav

The oil industry, including companies BP, Shell, and TotalEnergies, was the industry that suffered the greatest financial losses from leaving Russia, an analysis by the Financial Times…

Iraq Unwilling To Resume Crude Exports From Kurdistan To Turkey

Aug 08, 2023 at 08:38 | Simon Watkins

It is easy to lose sight of the wood for the trees sometimes in the complex world of global oil. And perhaps no subject in that world involves so many…

India’s Imports Of Saudi Crude Oil Plunge By 34%

Aug 08, 2023 at 04:36 | Tsvetana Paraskova

India’s crude oil imports from Saudi Arabia plunged by 34% in July just as the top global exporter started reducing its production by 1 million barrels per day (bpd) on…

The U.S. Has Just 22 EV Charging Points Per 1,000 Road Miles

Aug 07, 2023 at 09:49 | Charles Kennedy

There are about 104 gas pumps per 1,000 road miles on average in the United States compared to just 22 EV charging ports for the same road distance, a

Global Carbon Emissions Hit New Record Despite Green Energy Push

Aug 07, 2023 at 08:51 | Robert Rapier

For the past 70 years, BP has annually published the Statistical Review of World Energy. Having been a trusted resource for the wider energy sector since its inaugural…

Reducing Consumption: The Unpopular Answer To Global Crises

Aug 07, 2023 at 08:43 | Kurt Cobb

There are those who believe our current way of life is not facing any near term threat and will go on indefinitely. In this view, any existential problems—should…

MIT's Carbon Black Innovation: Infrastructure That Stores Power

Aug 07, 2023 at 08:39 | Felicity Bradstock

As researchers and energy companies around the globe invest heavily in the exploration of new clean energy sources and related technologies, several new discoveries are emerging, but whether they will…

The Dark Side Of Kyrgyzstan's Crypto Boom

Aug 07, 2023 at 08:36 | RFE/RL staff

While Kyrgyz authorities were preparing the population for possible electricity shortages this winter, a giant crypto-mining farm was consuming more power every day than cement factories, gold mines,…

Saudi Aramco’s Q2 Earnings Drop 38% On Lower Oil Prices

Aug 07, 2023 at 07:27 | Tsvetana Paraskova

Lower oil prices dragged down the profits at Saudi Aramco by 38% in the second quarter of 2023, but the world’s largest oil company is boosting dividend payout…

Supply Concerns Keep Oil Prices Elevated

Aug 07, 2023 at 02:09 | Irina Slav

Crude oil prices inched lower on Monday but remained elevated following a six-week winning streak. Supply concerns spiked when Ukrainian forces attacked two Russian oil tankers in the…

Oil Prices Continue To Climb As Pace Of Drilling Continues To Slow

Aug 04, 2023 at 12:14 | Julianne Geiger

The total number of active drilling rigs in the United States fell by 5 again this week, according to new data from Baker Hughes published Friday. The total rig count…

Bullish Momentum Is Building For Crude

Aug 04, 2023 at 09:48 | Michael Kern

Crude oil prices are set to post a sixth straight week of gains on the back of a tighter market and easing recession fears.

UK Carbon Prices Tumble, Casting Shadows On Decarbonization Efforts

Aug 04, 2023 at 08:55 | ZeroHedge

The UK government is moving their environmental policies a little bit closer to common sense.  Industrial companies now face less strict financial burdens for…

MIT Engineers Develop Groundbreaking Concrete Supercapacitor

Aug 04, 2023 at 08:54 | Brian Westenhaus

MIT engineers have created a supercapacitor from just cement, water, and carbon black. The supercapacitor is made of ancient, abundant materials, that can store large…

Ex-National Grid Chief: Community Payouts Could Speed Up UK's Net-Zero Goals

Aug 04, 2023 at 08:38 | City A.M

Households near new energy projects should be offered lump sum payments to boost community approval of needed infrastructure and ensure the rollout of new electricity lines, according to…

Superconductor Mania Sends Korean Tech Stocks Sky-High

Aug 04, 2023 at 08:29 | ZeroHedge

Late Wednesday, the Korean Exchange warned investors about speculative trading in superconductor-related stocks following claims of a technological breakthrough that could revolutionize the…

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