2020, January, 20, 12:15:00GLOBAL TRADING SYSTEM UPGRADE
On trade, an important agreement was announced this week, but much more work is ahead to heal the fractures between the world’s two largest economies. Beyond the US and China, the global trading system is in need of a significant upgrade.
2020, January, 20, 12:05:00OPEC'S OIL PRODUCTION DOWN 2 MBD
Recent statistics issued by the Organisation of the Petroleum Exporting Countries, OPEC, highlighted a decrease in its production by 6.3 percent or some 2 million barrels per day in 2019, compared to 2018.
2020, January, 20, 12:00:00CLEAN ENERGY TIMING
Academics and concerned citizens often ask "how long" will it take for the global economy to transition to zero carbon energy systems in the transportation, electric generation and heavy industry sectors.
2020, January, 20, 11:54:00RENEWABLE ENERGY OPPORTUNITIES IN GEORGIA
The energy sector of Georgia is very attractive in terms of its untapped potential, developing infrastructure and increasing local and regional demand.
2020, January, 20, 11:53:00PROJECT FINANCE & PROJECT FINANCIAL MODELLING WORKSHOP
Registration opens for 2020 Project Finance & Project Financial Modelling workshop A 5-days course covers both project finance and financial modelling best practices.
2020, January, 20, 11:40:00RENEWABLE ENERGY BILLS TO WATCH
A “clean energy resource” is defined as “any technology used to generate electricity without emitting carbon dioxide into the atmosphere,” including “(i) electric generation facilities that are powered by nuclear, solar, wind, falling water, wave motion, tides, or geothermal power; (ii) a natural gas-fired generation facility with 80 percent carbon capture; or (iii) a coal-fired generation facility with 90 percent carbon capture.”
2020, January, 20, 11:35:00TAJIKISTAN'S GDP UP 5.5%
Tajikistan's economic activity has been strong in 2018-19.
2020, January, 17, 11:25:00IRAN'S RECESSION
Iran's economy shrank by 4.6% in the 2018-2019 fiscal year and the contraction is expected to deepen to 7.2% in the current fiscal year, the IIF, a finance industry body, said this week.
2020, January, 17, 11:24:00Energy Week Georgia 2020, 28-30th January, Tbilisi
On 28-30th January 2020 the international investment event “Energy Week Georgia 2020” will take place in Tbilisi.
2020, January, 17, 11:23:00PROJECT FINANCE & PROJECT FINANCIAL MODELLING
Modern project finance transactions require a high level of expertise in building financial models which are reliable and flexible to accommodate the changing requirements occurring during the life of a project. This 5 days course covers both project finance and financial modelling best practices.
2020, January, 17, 11:21:00RUSSIA'S LNG INVESTMENT PROJECTS
Experts expect LNG production growth in Russia. By 2024, the projected export growth is up to 47,9 million tonnes. The latest news on encouraging LNG application in the country reveals that Russian shipping companies are switching to fuel with low sulphur and nitrogen content starting from 1 January 2020.
2020, January, 17, 10:55:00GERMANY'S PAYMENTS EUROS 26 BLN
The government will pay up to 14 billion euros ($15.61 billion) in financial aid to the affected states of Brandenburg, North-Rhine Westphalia, Saxony and Saxony-Anhalt until 2038, the spokesman said. Berlin would take further measures worth up to 26 billion euros to help brown coal regions until 2038 at the latest.
2020, January, 17, 10:50:00GERMANY'S PAYMENTS FOR RWE $2.9 BLN
The German government plans to compensate utility RWE (RWEG.DE) with around 2.6 billion euros ($2.9 billion) for costs related to the country’s planned coal exit, two government sources said on Thursday.
2020, January, 17, 10:45:00EBRD GREEN INVESTMENT €4.6 BLN
To date, the EBRD has signed €34 billion in green investments, financed over 1900 green projects that are expected to reduce 102 million tonnes of carbon emissions yearly. In 2019 alone, the Bank financed over 2.2 GW of new renewable power capacity.
2020, January, 15, 13:00:00ДОХОДЫ РОССИИ: +244,5 МЛРД. РУБ.
Ожидаемый объем дополнительных нефтегазовых доходов федерального бюджета, связанный с превышением фактически сложившейся цены на нефть над базовым уровнем, прогнозируется в январе 2020 года в размере +244,5 млрд руб.