Tag: Global Economy

News and Policies, World

Energy Storage Set To Charge Into Central Role In Global Markets

February 28, 2020

Via: Forbes

Energy storage is set to take an increasingly central role in the global economy, growing almost tenfold over the next decade and a half, new research suggests. The total energy storage market is expected to grow to $546 billion in […]

Commercialization, Conventional Fuels

Oil falls 5%, sliding into bear market territory as coronavirus sparks demand fears

February 24, 2020

Via: CNBC energy

Oil slid more than 4% on Monday, falling into bear market territory as the number of coronavirus cases outside of China surged, worrying investors that a subsequent slowdown in the global economy could dent the demand for crude. U.S. West […]

Commercialization, Conventional Fuels

Oil rises despite fears of a global economic downturn

August 12, 2019

Via: CNBC energy

Oil prices rose on Monday despite worries about a global economic slowdown and the ongoing U.S.-China trade war, which has reduced demand for commodities such as crude. International benchmark Brent crude futures were at $58.65 a barrel, up 10 cents […]

Energy Economics

Global Energy Transition at Risk From US-China Trade War

August 2, 2019

Via: Greentech Media

Rising economic nationalism in the U.S. and China is dominating news headlines and making waves across the global economy. Less appreciated is the threat it poses to the energy transition. Already a dim prospect, the odds of keeping global warming […]

Commercialization, Conventional Fuels

With Iran Backed Into A Corner, Where Is The Risk Premium On Oil?

July 22, 2019

Via: Forbes

The United States and Iran both say they want to avoid war. Even without one, the drama we’ve seen the last two months in the Persian Gulf still presents a threat to the global energy industry. That risk is incredibly […]

Commercialization, Conventional Fuels

Oil price ‘could easily be $75’ if trade truce boosts demand, expert says

July 2, 2019

Via: CNBC energy

The success, or failure, of trade talks between the U.S. and China will be a decisive factor in the oil price outlook this year, despite OPEC’s decision to extend production cuts, oil market expert Amrita Sen told CNBC on Tuesday. […]

News and Policies, U.S.

A Major Disruptive Force In The Global Economy? Look No Further Than U.S. Oil Exports

November 30, 2017

Via: Forbes

When we think of disruptive forces in the global economy, we often think of technological breakthroughs. Of ever-tinier and more powerful computer chips; of medical miracles in implantable devices, surgeries or pills; of digital platforms that threaten the taxi industry, […]