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Large battery systems are often paired with renewable energy power plants

In the same year, the US leapfrogged Malaysia as the third largest LNG exporter in the world, and by 2025, its LNG production capacity could reach almost 15 bcf/d – eclipsing both Qatar and Australia. With its recent moves to tap into the vast natural gas resources in its offshore North Field and ...

Hui Shan


Posted 17 days agoLink > generationElectricityStorage +3

Wind and natural gas-fired generators led U.S. power sector capacity additions in 2019

And now, unprecedented oil prices, as the WTI crude price marker slipped into negative territory for the first time ever. This had the same effect, though different contributing factors  in 2019, when WTI prices were depressed because demand was high but pipeline capacity was insufficient to carr ...

Hui Shan


Posted 1 month agoLink > generationElectricitynatural gas +4

U.S. onshore wind capacity exceeds 100 gigawatts

Almost 97% of the 48 million barrel increase in crude oil pipeline fill, which includes some volumes of crude oil in transit via water and rail, occurred in the Gulf Coast (Petroleum Administration for Defense District, or PADD, 3) and the Midwest (PADD 2). The Gulf Coast region, which was respon ...

Hui Shan


Posted 5 months agoLink > generationElectricitywind +2

U.S. coal plant retirements linked to plants with higher operating costs

EIA's analysis did not cover the entire fleet of coal power plants in the United States because not all plants report their variable operating and maintenance costs to the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) on FERC's Form 1, Electric Utility Annual Report, which was used as a basis of the ...

Hui Shan


Posted 6 months agoLink > generationCoalElectricity +2

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 8 months 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 8 months agoLink > generationforecastsProjections +8

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Posted 9 months agoLink > ElectricitygenerationSolar +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 11 months agoLink > generationCoalElectricity +2

Saudi Arabia used less crude oil for power generation in 2018

Of the 21.0 billion BOE in organic proved reserves added in 2018 (that is, before accounting for revisions, net reserves purchased, or how much the companies produced), slightly more than half (10.7 billion BOE) came from the United States, while the Russia, Central Asia, and Asia-Pacific region a ...

Hui Shan


Posted 1 year agoLink > ElectricityOilpetroleum +3

Nigeria says 'Power to the people!'

Like many working in the oil and gas sector in Nigeria, I am crossing my fingers that much-needed new legislation will be passed in the days ahead. Not only would it provide a confidence boost for the global investment community, but it would sure-up the domestic market and at last allow it to grow. ...

Bayo Okoya - Delta Analytics Lagos


Posted 3 years agoOpinion > NNPCPowergeneration +1