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Alan Mammoser

Contributor since: 01 Jun 2016

Alan Mammoser

Alan Mammoser writes about energy, environment, cities, infrastructure and planning. He writes the weblog, www.warmearth.us

Latest articles from Alan

  • Europe's Leaked Hydrogen Strategy Is Very Ambitious

    Published 05 July 2020 | viewed 28,653 times

    In the panorama of renewable energy technologies, hydrogen’s potential is seen in several sectors. It is what the IEA calls an ‘integration’ technology. It promises…

  • IEA: The Energy Sector Will Never Be The Same Again

    Published 15 June 2020 | viewed 44,529 times

    In its annual report World Energy Investment 2020, published late last month, the International Energy Agency describes ‘drastically altered’ energy markets in the wake of…

  • IEA Sees Unique Opportunity For Clean Energy During Covid-19 Crisis

    Published 16 May 2020 | viewed 22,885 times

    In the midst of a pandemic that’s shaken energy markets to the core and threatens to send the global economy into a depression, renewable energy…

  • Is The $110 Trillion Renewable Revolution Feasible?

    Published 30 April 2020 | viewed 21,314 times

    A new report from the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) show that, to save the planet, a massive transformation of the world’s energy system will…

  • Building The Sustainable City Of The Future

    Published 26 March 2020 | viewed 16,201 times

    Masdar City, a development of the Abu Dhabi Future Energy Company (Masdar), is beginning to take shape. The innovative city-district shows a possible paradigm for…

  • The Hydrogen Hype Hits The Middle East

    Published 05 March 2020 | viewed 23,666 times

    Participants at a recent ‘Future Energy Summit’ in Abu Dhabi discussed the problem of integrating variable renewable energy into electricity grids. Despite the significant challenges,…

  • The Electricity Grid Of The Future Is Being Built Here

    Published 23 January 2020 | viewed 17,569 times

    A Future Energy Summit in Abu Dhabi last week displayed the whole universe of systems and technologies that will be required for a post-carbon world.…

  • Is Hydrogen The New LNG?

    Published 27 June 2019 | viewed 30,481 times

    The International Energy Agency released a comprehensive new report last week entitled “The Future of Hydrogen.” In it, the IEA casts light on the possibilities…

  • The 2 Energy Giants Reshaping The Middle East

    Published 18 May 2019 | viewed 18,037 times

    Countries of the Middle East and North Africa (MENA), which today are powered mostly by fossil fuels, are now implementing far-reaching renewable energy programs. Saudi…

  • The Top 5 Hotspots For Renewables In The Middle East

    Published 16 April 2019 | viewed 12,244 times

    A great positive story coming from the Middle East and North Africa (MENA), countering much of the negative news these days, is one of energy.…

  • Forcing A Breakthrough In Energy Storage: An Interview With Dr. Steve Griffiths

    Published 09 August 2018 | viewed 31,536 times

    Part 2 of 2 - find part 1 here Looking Toward Long Duration Storage OP: I assume that in your discussion of CSP with storage,…

  • What’s Holding Renewable Energy Back? An Interview With Dr. Steve Griffiths

    Published 07 August 2018 | viewed 34,796 times

    Part 1 of 2 - find part 2 of 2 here Renewables are becoming a major source of electricity in the U.S. and many other countries…

  • Dubai To Become Global Leader In Solar Energy

    Published 22 May 2018 | viewed 45,953 times

    On a recent warm evening in the Dubai desert, government ministers and business leaders gathered to mark a major milestone in solar power, one of…

  • The End Of The LNG Glut

    Published 19 February 2018 | viewed 20,037 times

    Predicting Demand is Difficult Many reputable forecasters, who've anticipated an LNG supply glut for years, now expect a brief period of surplus at most, and…

  • New Importers Keep LNG Markets Tight

    Published 20 January 2018 | viewed 14,400 times

    As the U.S. and Australia join Qatar as major natural gas exporters, the LNG supply surge that began to materialize in 2014 continues. Yet despite…

  • The U.S. LNG Boom Could Be About To Stall

    Published 17 October 2017 | viewed 16,043 times

    While speaking before industry executives last June, United States President Donald Trump asserted that he had “ended the war on coal” and that America would…

  • UAE Leading The Charge For Cheap Solar

    Published 08 May 2017 | viewed 25,329 times

    The remarkable fall in price of utility-scale solar energy continued this spring, with a winning bid of ?2.42/kWh for a planned 1.2 GW facility in…

  • How High Can Iran Climb In The Oil And Gas Game? An Interview with Robin Mills

    Published 20 September 2016 | viewed 22,737 times

    Oilprice.com sat down with Middle East oil and energy expert Robin Mills to discuss the potential of Iranian energy and its geopolitical consequences. OilPrice: Robin,…

  • What’s Really Going On With The OPEC Freeze? – Interview With Robin Mills

    Published 07 September 2016 | viewed 32,518 times

    Ahead of the OPEC meeting in Algeria, Oilprice.com sat down with Robin Mills, an expert on Middle East energy strategy and economics, to get a…

  • Traders Watch Oil Chokepoints As Geopolitical Risk Soars

    Published 01 June 2016 | viewed 12,267 times

    News reports appearing Sunday, of an attack on Shell and Agip pipelines in Nigeria, indicated that ongoing attacks by militant groups have caused that country’s…

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