2020, April, 2, 14:40:00ENERGY PRICES DOWN
Oil slid to $25 a barrel on Wednesday, within sight of its lowest in 18 years,
2020, April, 1, 12:43:00POWER CONTRACTS & NEGOTIATION
Power Contracts & Negotiation 30 June – 2 July 2020, Singapore 21 – 23 September 2020, Johannesburg
2020, March, 27, 13:45:00U.S. PRIMARY ENERGY CONSUMPTION 100 QUADRILLION BTU
U.S. primary energy consumption totaled 100 quadrillion Btu, a 1% decrease from 2018. Natural gas consumption increased 3%, renewable energy consumption and nuclear electric power consumption each increased less than 1%, petroleum consumption decreased less than 1%, and coal consumption decreased 14%.
2020, March, 20, 12:20:00INDIA'S COAL IMPORTS DOWN 14%
India’s coal imports registered a decline of 14.1 per cent to 17.01 million tonnes (MT) in February
2020, March, 12, 13:05:00OIL PRICES 2020-21: $43-$55
EIA forecasts Brent crude oil prices will average $43/b in 2020, down from an average of $64/b in 2019. For 2020, EIA expects prices will average $37/b during the second quarter and then rise to $42/b during the second half of the year. EIA forecasts that average Brent prices will rise to an average of $55/b in 2021, as declining global oil inventories put upward pressure on prices.
2020, March, 9, 14:35:00IRRATIONAL NUCLEAR DIFFICULTIES
how to counter the fear factor, thereby allowing the use of nuclear power as a clean source of energy
2020, March, 4, 09:40:00CHINA'S COAL UPDOWN
China’s coal consumption and total energy consumption increased by 1% and 3.3%, respectively, in 2019.
2020, March, 4, 09:25:00S.KOREA COAL POWER DOWN
The Ministry of Trade, Industry and Energy said in a statement that 21 to 28 coal-fired power plants would be closed from March 1 to March 31 in an effort to reduce emissions of fine dust.
2020, February, 24, 10:40:00CHINA'S COAL RESUMPTION
China's capacity resumption rate for all coal firms has reached 76.5%.
2020, February, 21, 12:25:00RUSSIA'S COAL FOR ASIA
Russia's Sibanthracite group aims to boost the annual export capacity of Russian coals to 100 million mt with newly launched infrastructure project to build the second tunnel on Baikal Amur Mainline railway.
2020, February, 19, 11:50:00GLOBAL PETROLEUM DEMAND WILL UP BY 1.0 MBD
EIA now expects global petroleum and liquid fuels demand will rise by 1.0 million b/d in 2020, which is lower than the forecast increase in the January STEO of 1.3 million b/d in 2020, and by 1.5 million b/d in 2021.
2020, February, 19, 11:10:00CHINA'S COAL PRODUCTION UP
At the urging of China’s energy regulator, coal producers accelerated output resumption. About two-thirds of national capacity restarted as of Thursday.
2020, February, 12, 12:12:00OIL PRICES 2020-21: $61-68
EIA forecasts Brent prices will average $61/b in 2020; with prices averaging $58/b during the first half of the year and $64/b during the second half of the year. EIA forecasts the average Brent prices will rise to an average of $68/b in 2021.
2020, February, 10, 10:25:00U.S. COAL + NUCLEAR: 25%
U.S. coal and nuclear power plants will collectively provide more than 25% of electricity generation through 2050.
2020, February, 7, 10:45:00COAL POWER TRANSFORMATION
The coal power industry acknowledges that to play a stable role in future power markets, it needs to modernize, and perhaps even overhaul its long-held status as a “conventional generator