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In 2017, U.S. Electricity Sales Fell by the Greatest Amount Since the Recession

Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, Electric Power Monthly U.S. retail electricity sales fell by 80 billion kilowatthours (kWh) in 2017, the largest drop since the economic recession in 2009. The 2% decrease in 2017 reflects lower retail sales in the residential, commercial, ...

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Posted 2 years agoOpinion > United StatesUSEIA +4

POWER WEEK Asia

POWER WEEK 12 - 16 November 2018, Singapore www.power-week.com/Asia Overview POWER WEEK is the 4 th annual international conference & summit, design for the electric power and energy industry. It provides 5 days of networking opportunities with C-level executives during a 2-day ...

Vincs Kong


Singapore     SG 12 Nov 2018


Posted 2 years agoEvent > PowerEnergyRenewable Energy +13

Electricity Demand by U.S. Manufacturing has Declined in Recent Years

Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, based on U.S. Bureau of the Census Annual Survey of Manufactures Overall electricity use in U.S. manufacturing has declined in recent years, based on data from the U.S. Census Bureau . Many manufacturing establishments have the option of gen ...

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Posted 2 years agoOpinion > United StatesEIAEnergy Information Administration EIA +1

Electricity Generation From Fossil Fuels Declined in 2017 as Renewable Generation Rose

Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, Electric Power Monthly According to EIA's Electric Power Monthly , total U.S. net electricity generation fell slightly (down 1.5%) in 2017, reflecting lower electricity demand. Natural gas and coal generation fell by 7.7% and 2.5% from 201 ...

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Posted 2 years agoOpinion > Fossil FuelsrenewablesElectricity +5

EIA Forecasts Natural Gas to Remain Primary Energy Source for Electricity Generation

Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, Short-Term Energy Outlook EIA's January 2018 Short-Term Energy Outlook (STEO) forecasts that natural gas will remain the primary source of U.S. electricity generation for at least the next two years. The share of total electricity supplie ...

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Posted 2 years agoOpinion > EIAEnergy Information Administration EIAnatural gas +4

Almost all Power Plants that Retired in the Past Decade Were Powered by Fossil Fuels

Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, Form EIA-860M, Preliminary Monthly Electric Generator Inventory Note: Includes reported retirements through October 2017 and reported planned retirements for November and December. Nearly all of the utility-scale power plants in the United ...

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Posted 2 years agoOpinion > United StatesUSEIA +5

Refined Coal Has Made Up Nearly One-Fifth of Coal-Fired Power Generation So Far in 2017

Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, Power Plant Operations Report The U.S. power sector consumption of coal is increasingly shifting to refined coal, even as coal-fired electricity generation decreases. Use of refined coal has increased from 17% of power sector coal consumption ...

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Posted 2 years agoOpinion > EIAEnergy Information Administration EIAUnited States +3

Biomass and Waste Fuels Made Up 2% of Total U.S. Electricity Generation in 2016

Biomass and waste fuels generated 71.4 billion kilowatthours of electricity in 2016, or 2% of total generation in the United States, according to EIA's recently released annual electric power data . Biomass fuels are defined as all non-fossil, carbon-based (biogenic) energy sources. Waste fuels ar ...

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Posted 2 years agoOpinion > EIAEnergy Information Administration EIAUnited States +3

Link Between Growth in Economic Activity and Electricity Use is Changing Around the World

Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, World Bank Growth in economic activity (measured as gross domestic product) has tended historically to be coupled with increases in electricity use as populations grow and generate more goods and services. However, more recently this relationship ...

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Posted 2 years agoOpinion > EIAEnergy Information Administration EIAUnited States +3

EIA Forecasts Growth in World Nuclear Electricity Capacity, Led by Non-OECD Countries

Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, International Energy Outlook 2017 Reference case Note: OECD is the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development. EIA's International Energy Outlook 2017 (IEO2017) projects that global nuclear capacity will grow at an average an ...

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Posted 2 years agoOpinion > ChinaElectricityNon-OECD +5

New Study: 100% Renewable Electricity Worldwide is Feasible and More Cost-Effective than the Existing System

A global transition to 100% renewable electricity is not a long-term vision, but already a tangible reality, a new groundbreaking study by the Lappeenranta University of Technology (LUT) and the Energy Watch Group (EWG) shows. The study was presented on November 8, 2017 during the Global Renewable ...

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Posted 2 years agoPress > Renewable EnergyElectricityWind Energy +1

Petra Nova is One of Two Carbon Capture and Sequestration Power Plants in the World

Source: Petra Nova, a joint venture between NRG Energy and JX Nippon Oil & Gas Exploration The Petra Nova facility, a coal-fired power plant located near Houston, Texas, is one of only two operating power plants with carbon capture and storage (CCS) in the world, and it is the only such facili ...

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Posted 2 years agoOpinion > Petra NovaNRG EnergyJX Nippon Oil & Gas Exploration Corporation NOEX +7

This Company Is Jumping on the Electric Vehicle Revolution

A July 19 research report indicated GMP Securities "initiated coverage on Cobalt 27 Capital Corp. (KBLT:TSX.V; CBLLF:OTC; 27O:FSE) with a Buy rating and a CA$12 per share target price," wrote analyst Anoop Prihar. Generally, Cobalt 27 "offers direct leverage to cobalt price appreciation," Prihar ...

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Posted 2 years agoOpinion > ElectricityElectric VehicleCobalt 27 Capital

TODAY IN ENERGY: Puerto Rico’s Electricity Service is Slow to Return After Hurricane Maria

Source: U.S. Department of Energy, Situation Reports More than one month after Hurricane Maria made landfall, electricity service has not been restored to most residents of the U.S. territory of Puerto Rico. As of Monday morning, the Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority (PREPA) had partial ...

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Posted 2 years agoOpinion > Puerto RicoElectricityHurriance Maria +1

The Coal and Electricity Value Chain

This one-day workshop provides an introduction to all aspects of the coal and electricity supply chains, from the discovery and mining of coal to the supply of electricity to end-users. The emphasis is on identifying opportunities and strategies for value creation within the coal and electric power ...

Andrew Infante


London   England   GB 23 Jan 2018


Posted 2 years agoTraining > LondonUnited Kingdomcoal and electricity +2