Tag: energy investment

Commercialization, Conventional Fuels

Follow The Money: Global Investors Flee Coal Power Like A Hot Potato

June 11, 2019

Via: CleanTechnica

It’s no secret that the long term outlook for coal power in the global market is rather gloomy these days, and the decline could accelerate as the money pipeline dries up. According to one recent analysis, since 2013 more than […]

Commercialization, Renewable Energy

Europe invested $30 billion in new wind farms last year, report shows

April 18, 2019

Via: CNBC energy

The wind industry invested 26.7 billion euros ($30.05 billion) in new European wind farms in 2018, according to a new report from industry body WindEurope. The investment is similar to recent years but, because of cost reductions, it will finance […]

Energy Economics

Global energy investment in 2017 fails to keep up with energy security and sustainability goals

July 17, 2018

Via: International Energy Agency

The electricity sector attracted the largest share of energy investments in 2017, sustained by robust spending on grids, exceeding the oil and gas industry for the second year in row, as the energy sector moves toward greater electrification, according to […]

Energy Economics

Wall Street Pouring Money Back Into Oil And Gas

February 13, 2017

Via: Energy Collective

Despite the near record increase in U.S. oil inventories last week – an increase of 13.8 million barrels – oil prices traded up on February 8 and 9 as traders pinned their hopes on a surprise drawdown in gasoline stocks, […]

Energy Economics

The changing landscape of energy investment

February 8, 2017

Via: International Energy Agency

As the global energy sector undergoes deep transformations, investment decisions are more important than ever. They play a critical role for energy security and environmental sustainability and will shape the energy landscape for years to come. IEA analysis last year […]

Commercialization, Renewable Energy

Are Solar Panels Worth the Investment for Owners?

May 9, 2016

Via: Energy Collective

Are solar panels a more financially sound investment than stocks? It’s a bold assertion. However, some experts say yes– emphatically. According to a study commissioned by the U.S. Department of Energy, the NC Clean Energy Technology Center explains that a […]