2019, September, 23, 07:53:43CLIMATE INVESTMENT PLATFORM
Climate Investment Platform Targets Increase in Flow of Capital to Clean Energy Projects
2019, September, 20, 15:30:00GLOBAL OIL, GAS FINANCES DOWN
Brent crude oil daily average prices were 9% lower in second-quarter 2019 than in second-quarter 2018 and averaged $68 per barrel
2019, September, 20, 15:25:00WBG: INNOVATIVE CHINA
China needs to foster new drivers of growth to address productivity challenges, intensify reforms and promote greater innovation in the economy, according to a new report jointly released by China’s Development Research Center of the State Council (DRC), China’s Ministry of Finance and the World Bank Group (WBG).
2019, September, 20, 15:15:00DUBAI SOLAR ENERGY
The Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Solar Park is the world’s largest single-site project to generate renewable energy. It will have a capacity of 5,000 megawatts (MW) by 2030 with investments of AED 50 billion. It is based on the independent power producer (IPP) model. This model contributed to world record prices for solar energy projects. According to a study published by Japan's Nikkei Asian Review, the UAE's interest in renewable energy production has contributed to its global cost reduction. Through its projects, the solar park will accelerate the shift towards adopting and using solar energy.
2019, September, 20, 15:10:00U.S. TRADE DEFICIT DOWN TO $128.2 BLN
The U.S. current account deficit, which reflects the combined balances on trade in goods and services and income flows between U.S. residents and residents of other countries, narrowed by $8.0 billion, or 5.9 percent, to $128.2 billion in the second quarter of 2019, according to statistics from the U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA). The revised first quarter deficit was $136.2 billion.
2019, September, 20, 15:05:00AZERBAIJAN'S GDP UP 2.7%
Azerbaijan's economy is continuing to recover from a banking crisis and recession. Real GDP growth reached 1.4 percent in 2018 and 2.4 percent in the first half of 2019, supported by increases in natural gas production and activity in the services sector.
2019, September, 20, 15:00:00PETRONAS PROFIT UP 9% ANEW
Petronas Profit After Tax (PAT) rose 9.0 per cent to RM28.9 billion, from RM26.6 billion in the corresponding period last year. The improved results were delivered on the back of higher revenue, but the increase was partially offset by higher product costs.
2019, September, 19, 13:35:00U.S. FEDERAL FUNDS RATE 1.75 - 2%
Consistent with its statutory mandate, the Committee seeks to foster maximum employment and price stability. In light of the implications of global developments for the economic outlook as well as muted inflation pressures, the Committee decided to lower the target range for the federal funds rate to 1-3/4 to 2 percent.
2019, September, 18, 17:50:00U.S. INDUSTRIAL PRODUCTION UP 0.6%
Industrial production rose 0.6 percent in August after declining 0.1 percent in July. Manufacturing production increased 0.5 percent, more than reversing its decrease in July. Factory output has increased 0.2 percent per month over the past four months after having decreased 0.5 percent per month during the first four months of the year.
2019, September, 18, 17:40:00MONGOLIA'S GDP UP 6.5%
Mongolia’s economy has recovered vigorously from the recent downturn. Economy growth accelerated to 8.6 percent in the first quarter of 2019, over fiscal balance turned into surplus in 2018, and gross international reserves have increased by $2½ billion since 2016.
2019, September, 17, 12:55:002020: WORLD OIL DEMAND WILL UP BY 1.08 MBD
World oil demand in 2019 is expected to grow by 1.02 mb/d, which is 0.08 mb/d lower than last month’s projection. The drop can be attributed to weaker-than-expected data in 1H19 from various global demand centres and slower economic growth projections for the remainder of the year. Both OECD and non-OECD demand growth forecasts were revised lower, by 0.03 mb/d and 0.05 mb/d, respectively. In 2020, world oil demand is projected to increase by 1.08 mb/d.
2019, September, 17, 12:45:00UAE, INDONESIA COOPERATION: $10 BLN
Al Mazrouei cited the recent visit by His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, to Indonesia, during which a number of business and investment cooperation agreements in areas of energy and infrastructure worth $10 billion were signed .
2019, September, 17, 12:40:00INDIA'S RENEWABLE INVESTMENT $2 BLN
the Indian government wants state-run companies to build massive clean energy parks at a cost of around $2 billion each.
2019, September, 16, 14:25:006 UNDERVALUED ENERGY STOCKS. SEPTEMBER 2019
Let’s see which companies are still undervalued and which ones are out of my radar. Some of them reached their fair value and some other stopped to satisfy my parameters.
2019, September, 16, 14:20:00RENEWABLE INVESTMENT DOWN
However, over the past two years, global investment in renewable energy has been on the decline. Global investment in renewable energy peaked in 2017 at $326.3 billion, and in 2018 fell by 11.5% to $288.9 billion,