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EIA projects that renewables will provide nearly half of world electricity by 2050

Resource availability, renewable policies, regional load growth, and declining technology costs drive EIA's projected increase in global electricity generation from solar technologies. EIA projects that China is the country that will see the most growth in solar generation because of its growing ...

Hui Shan


Posted 17 days agoLink > generationInternationalIEO +6

Natural gas and wind forecast to be fastest growing sources of U.S. electricity generation

These changes in capacity contribute to EIA's forecast that natural gas will fuel 39% of electricity generation in the PJM region in 2020, up from a share of 31% in 2018. EIA forecasts the Henry Hub natural gas price will fall by 21% in 2019, which contributes to EIA's expectation that ERCOT's na ...

Hui Shan


Posted 1 month agoLink > generationforecastsProjections +8

One day at SPE Offshore Europe 2019

Last week we spent a very informative day at P&J Live in Aberdeen, Scotland. This airy, modern and environmentally friendly building is the new home of SPE Offshore Europe, one of the most significant international events for upstream of oil & gas companies Spotlight on energy transition     ...

Gayle Meikle


Posted 1 month agoOpinion > OE19North Seaenergy transition +6

South Africa Energy Minister, State Companies to Lead National Energy Investment Drive at Africa Oil & Power

In a dedicated power program, AOP 2019 puts the spotlight on South Africa, focusing on the Kwa-Zulu Natal and the Northern Cape provinces, examining petroleum exploration, gas infrastructure, and IPPs. Hon. Gwede Mantashe, Minister of Mineral Resources and Energy of South Africa and Deputy Minist ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 2 months agoPress > South AfricaAfrica Oil & PowerSenegal +8

Kenya to #MakeEnergyWork as it launches Africa’s largest wind farm

Kenya has launched Africa's largest wind farm project in a bid to boost the country's power generation capacity and reach its goal of 100 percent renewable energy generation by 2030. “The successful implementation of Lake Turkana Wind Power demonstrates Kenya's outstanding credentials as an inves ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 2 months agoLink > KenyawindPower +2

South Africa sets gas plans in motion with new LNG import terminal

State-owned freight logistics firm, Transnet, said on Tuesday that it had signed a cost-sharing agreement with the World Bank's International Finance Corporation (IFC) to conclude a feasibility study for the development of a liquified natural gas (LNG) storage and regasification terminal at the Po ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 2 months agoLink > South Africagasrenewables +1

TODAY IN ENERGY: U.S. electricity generation from renewables surpassed coal in April

With its audience of government ministers, international and national oil companies, CEOs and other top global industry influencers, the ADIPEC Awards provide the global oil and gas community the perfect opportunity to engage, inspire and influence the workforce of the future.” Held under the pat ...

Hui Shan


Posted 3 months agoLink > generationCoalElectricity +2

Africa Oil & Power 2019

Africa Oil & Power is Africa's Energy Conference. Now the  official conference of the  Department of Energy (DoE)  of South Africa, AOP will be held this year at the CTICC 1 in  Cape Town on October 9-11, 2019 . Join Africa's oil, gas and power leaders for the year's premier energy event. The th ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Cape Town   WC   ZA 09 Oct 2019


Posted 4 months agoEvent > South AfricaAfrica Oil & Powerconference +5

iSURVEY Announces Lundin Norway Contract Win

iSURVEY, a leading provider of survey and positioning services to the global oil and gas, offshore renewables and telecommunications markets, has signed one of its most significant contracts to date.   The work scope will see the Norwegian-headquartered surveying company undertake a campaign of d ...

Kate Kenyon


Posted 4 months agoPress > Oil and GasOffshorerenewables +7

Renewables Contract Win For AISUS

An award winning inspection company, AISUS have announced its first major contract win in the renewables industry. This marks an important milestone for the Aberdeen based firm in its aim to deliver remote inspection solutions globally across multiple industries, including renewables, oil and ...

Rosa Uusikyla


Posted 5 months agoPress > renewables

Analysis: Things are flat in the Permian, and there's a push for renewables in Santa Fe by Dr. Daniel Fine

The Permian-Delaware Basin rig count should start falling as oil operators, large and small, are flat for 2019. Spending has been sharply reduced as supply now dominates the A.I. (Artificial Intelligence) used by many commodity traders in oil.    The large or integrated oil companies have all the ...

Will Fine


Posted 8 months agoOpinion > Santa Felatest oil and gas newsNew Mexico +69

EPA Finalizes Renewable Fuel Standard for 2019, Reflecting Cellulosic Biofuel Shortfalls

Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, based on U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's Renewable Fuel Standard program On November 30, 2018, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) issued a final rule for the 2019 Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS) program , with the total U.S. ...

OilVoice Press - OilVoice


Posted 10 months agoOpinion > EPAEIAEnergy Information Administration EIA +2

Equinor Acquires Minority Shareholding in Scatec Solar ASA

Equinor ASA has acquired 11,020,000 shares in Scatec Solar ASA, corresponding to 9.7 per cent of the shares and votes, at a total purchase price of approximately NOK 700 million (USD 82.4 million). “The investment in Scatec Solar will increase Equinor's exposure to a fast growing renewable sector, ...

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Posted 11 months agoPress > EquinorEqunior EnergyScatec Solar +3

Renewable Diesel is Increasingly Used to Meet California’s Low Carbon Fuel Standard

Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, based on California Air Resources Board Renewable diesel net supply to California's fuel market has increased since the state's Low Carbon Fuel Standard (LCFS) program went into effect in 2011, reaching 100 million gallons during the second qua ...

OilVoice Press - OilVoice


Posted 11 months agoOpinion > renewablesDieselCalifornia +6

National Oil Companies Forecast to Spend Over US$116bn in New Petrochemicals Projects, Says GlobalData

National Oil Companies (NOCs) are diversifying beyond their upstream oil and gas core, with major NOCs forecast to spend over US$116 billion in new petrochemicals projects, according to  GlobalData , a leading data and analytics company. The company's analysis of NOCs' portfolios shows that whil ...

OilVoice Press - OilVoice


Posted 11 months agoOpinion > NOCsGlobalDataPetrochemical +2