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The Coal and Electricity Value Chain

The Coal and Electricity Value Chain is an instructor-led energy course presented by the energy training experts at Mennta Energy Solutions. 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 ...

Ayesha Varshney


London   England   GB 22 Jan 2019


Posted 2 months agoTraining > CoalElectricityvalue chain +2

Coal is the Most-Used Electricity Generation Source in 18 States; Natural Gas in 16

Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, Electric Power Monthly Electricity generators that use fossil fuels continue to be the most common sources of electricity generation in most states. In all but 15 states, coal, natural gas, or petroleum liquids were the most-used electricity ...

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Posted 3 months agoOpinion > United StatesCoalElectricity +4

Production Sharing Contracts Module 1 & 2

The Production Sharing Contracts (PSC) course provides critical information to create the right commercial framework for successful PSC negotiations. It examines state-of-the-art practice and techniques in fiscal system, analysis and design. Any type of ‘extractive industry' will come under the re ...

Naini Gupta


Singapore     SG 03 Sep 2018


Posted 3 months agoEvent > PSCextractive industryCoal +5

Petroleum, Natural Gas, and Coal Still Dominate U.S. Energy Consumption

Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, Monthly Energy Review Today in Energy would like to wish you a happy Fourth of July. New articles will resume on Monday, July 9. Fossil fuels—petroleum, natural gas, and coal—have accounted for at least 80% of energy consumption in the U ...

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Posted 5 months agoOpinion > EIAEnergy Information Administration EIAUnited States +7

Coal Plant Retirements and High Summer Electricity Demand Lower Texas Reserve Margin

Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, based on Electric Reliability Council of Texas (ERCOT) The Electric Reliability Council of Texas (ERCOT) , grid operator for most of the state of Texas, estimates a reserve margin of 11% for this summer—lower than previous years and ERCOT's 13.7 ...

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Posted 5 months agoOpinion > United StatesUSEIA +6

Coal Power Generation Declines in United Kingdom as Natural Gas, Renewables Grow

Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, based on Digest of U.K. Energy Statistics and National Statistics: Energy Trends Note: 2017 values are estimates based on data through September. In the United Kingdom, electricity produced from coal declined from 42% of total electricity gener ...

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Posted 7 months agoOpinion > CoalPowerUnited Kingdom +6

U.S. Coal Exports Increased by 61% in 2017 as Exports to Asia More Than Doubled

Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, Quarterly Coal Report , and U.S. Census Bureau The United States exported 97.0 million short tons (MMst) of coal in 2017, a 61% (36.7 MMst) increase from the 2016 level. Exports to Asia more than doubled from 15.7 MMst in 2016 to 32.8 MMst i ...

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Posted 7 months agoOpinion > United StatesUSCoal +4

Winter Storm to Have Lingering Effect on Natural Gas Supply - S&P Global Platts

As snow settles across New England and regional natural gas prices retreat, the lingering impact of this winter's biggest storm yet is likely to extend beyond the frigid temperatures forecast for this weekend. On Friday morning, cash prices for this weekend's flow dates were down sharply at hubs a ...

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Posted 11 months agoOpinion > S&PS&P Global Plattsnatural gas +3

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 11 months agoOpinion > EIAEnergy Information Administration EIAUnited States +3

CO2 Emissions From Coal Fell by Record Amount in 2015, Led by Texas and Midwest

Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, State Carbon Dioxide Emissions Data Carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions associated with coal consumption in the United States fell by a record 231 million metric tons in 2015. More than 60% of the annual decrease occurred in 10 states, led by Texa ...

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Posted 1 year agoOpinion > CO2EIAEnergy Information Administration EIA +4

Coal Stockpiles at U.S. Coal Power Plants Have Fallen Since Last Year

Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, Electricity Monthly Update In August 2017, coal stockpiles at electric power plants were 144 million tons, the lowest monthly level since late 2014, according to EIA's Electric Power Monthly . Coal stockpiles at U.S. coal-fired power plant ...

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Posted 1 year agoOpinion > EIAEnergy Information Administration EIAUnited States +2

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 1 year agoOpinion > Petra NovaNRG EnergyJX Nippon Oil & Gas Exploration Corporation NOEX +7

Today In Energy: U.S. Coal Production Fell in First Half of 2017 After Increasing in Late 2016

Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, Quarterly Coal Report U.S. coal production averaged 192 million short tons (MMst) per quarter in the first half of 2017, a slight decrease from the second half of 2016 but still above levels reached in the first half of 2016. The recent decli ...

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Posted 1 year agoOpinion > United StatesCoalEIA +1

Spark and Dark Spreads Indicate Profitability of Natural Gas, Coal Power Plants

Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, based on price data from SNL Energy Relative profits for some natural gas- and coal-fired generators in several Midwestern and Mid-Atlantic states may have decreased since 2016 because of higher natural gas and coal prices and lower wholesale ele ...

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Posted 1 year agoOpinion > EIAEnergy Information Administration EIAnatural gas +4

Chinese Coal-Fired Electricity Generation Expected to Flatten as Mix Shifts to Renewables

Coal-fired electricity generation in China, the world's largest coal consumer, is expected to remain flat through 2040, according to EIA's International Energy Outlook 2017 (IEO2017). Other fuels, such as renewables, natural gas, and nuclear power, are expected to make up increasing shares of C ...

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Posted 1 year agoOpinion > ChinaCoalElectricity Generation +2