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Shell Have Begun Preparatory Drilling in the Chukchi Sea

Shell Have Begun Preparatory Drilling in the Chukchi Sea

Sep 10, 2012 at 17:36 | Joao Peixe

Shell released a statement to announce that at the end of August it started preparatory drilling in the Chukchi Sea, about 90 miles off the Alaskan North Slope.“Today…

Wind Energy Could Meet Global Power Demand 100 Times Over

Wind Energy Could Meet Global Power Demand 100 Times Over

Sep 10, 2012 at 17:35 | James Burgess

A new study by the Carnegie Institute and the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory has discovered that wind power could easily meet the entire planets energy needs.They study determined…

A Look at the World's Most Energy Efficient Building

A Look at the World's Most Energy Efficient Building

Sep 07, 2012 at 17:03 | Joao Peixe

Kungsbrohuset, in Stockholm, is one of the greenest buildings in the world, and recently sold to a Swedish insurance company for €200 million.It was built by Jernhusen who…

Mining Companies Turn to Renewable Energy for Growing Power Demands

Mining Companies Turn to Renewable Energy for Growing Power Demands

Sep 07, 2012 at 17:01 | Charles Kennedy

There is a growing trend amongst mining companies to develop renewable energy installations to supply their electricity needs.Using Solar, wind, and other renewable energy sources offers several benefits…

Italy's Solar Capacity has Outgrown its Wind Sector

Italy's Solar Capacity has Outgrown its Wind Sector

Sep 07, 2012 at 16:59 | James Burgess

Italy has really pursued solar energy with a passion befitting of the Mediterranean country, and can now boast a level of installed capacity per capita that is five times higher…

How the New EU Plan will Affect its Member States

How the New EU Plan will Affect its Member States

Sep 07, 2012 at 16:58 | Editorial Dept

I won’t recapitulate my core views on the euro crisis (see this talk), but here are a few points:1. The aggregate numbers are workable, but the eurozone…

Qatar May Block Huge Merger between Natural Resource Giants

Qatar May Block Huge Merger between Natural Resource Giants

Sep 06, 2012 at 17:24 | Charles Kennedy

This Friday the shareholders of Xstrata, one of the largest copper and coal mining companies in the world, will vote on a merger offer that has been submitted by Glencore…

Shell, Chevron, and Marathon Oil to Build CCS Project at Oil Sands Site

Shell, Chevron, and Marathon Oil to Build CCS Project at Oil Sands Site

Sep 06, 2012 at 17:23 | James Burgess

The Canadian oil sands receive a lot of criticism due to the fact that they are far more polluting than other sources of oil. The very dense hydrocarbons of the…

EC Investigation into Chinese Solar Exports Risks Trade War

EC Investigation into Chinese Solar Exports Risks Trade War

Sep 06, 2012 at 17:22 | Charles Kennedy

In July - twenty of the leading solar manufacturers in the EU filed a complaint with the European Commission that China was selling its solar panels in the EU market…

Repairs Made to Yemen's Oil Pipeline Following Last Week’s Bombing

Repairs Made to Yemen's Oil Pipeline Following Last Week’s Bombing

Sep 06, 2012 at 17:21 | Joao Peixe

Anti-government protests back in 2011 created a power vacuum in Yemen which has enabled armed groups to take advantage of. Since then the impoverished nation’s oil and gas pipelines have…

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