Tag: economic

Energy Consumption, Global

Economic value of energy efficiency can drive reductions in global CO2 emissions

April 17, 2018

Via: International Energy Agency

Ambitious energy efficiency policies can keep global energy demand and energy-related carbon-dioxide (CO₂) emissions steady until 2050, according to a new report by the International Energy Agency. Perspectives for the Energy Transition: The Role of Energy Efficiency shows that despite […]

Commercialization, Conventional Fuels

Oil steady as market conditions tighten despite rising US output

August 21, 2017


An oil pump jack in the oil town of Gonzales, Texas. Oil markets were stable on Monday, largely holding on to Friday’s big gains even though rising U.S. output weighed on hopes the market will tighten after a 13 percent […]

Commercialization, Conventional Fuels

Oil prices fall amid broader market selloff, despite tightening supplies

August 18, 2017


Oil prices fell early on Friday as part of a broad-based selloff across markets and despite signs that crude markets are gradually tightening. Brent crude futures, the international benchmark for oil prices, were at $50.93 per barrel at 0031 GMT, down […]

Chemical, Conventional Fuels

Chemical Activity Barometer Ends Year With Modest Uptick

December 22, 2015

Via: PRnewswire energy

The Chemical Activity Barometer (CAB), a leading economic indicator created by the American Chemistry Council (ACC), strengthened slightly in December, rising 0.2 percent following a similar gain in November. All data is measured on a three-month moving average (3MMA). Accounting […]