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Exclusive 360 Energy Expert Network Video Interview: Data Gumbo – “A Bridge to Transactional Certainty” and an ESG update

Exclusive 360 Energy Expert Network Video Interview: Data Gumbo – “A Bridge to Transactional Certainty” and an ESG update

When 2020 is behind us, we will all cheer! It is also exciting to see how Data Gumbo has grown it's world wide client base, increased it's management team, and is developing something every energy company will need to meet

Interregional electricity trade in India affects shares of solar and coal-fired generation

Interregional electricity trade in India affects shares of solar and coal-fired generation

EIA

With more than 1.3 billion people, India is the second-most populous country in the world and has the third-highest energy consumption level after China and the United States. To help meet the country’s energy needs, India is expanding its …

Exclusive 360 Energy Expert Network Video Interview: Data Gumbo – Atlas RFID – Can you build a nuclear plant with no logistics loss?

Exclusive 360 Energy Expert Network Video Interview: Data Gumbo – Atlas RFID – Can you build a nuclear plant with no logistics loss?

Well we found the combination to eliminate logistics loss, improve cash flow, and build your own success story. The team from Data Gumbo and Atlas RFID stopped by to talk about how technology is changing logistics in the energy space.

Source: CNBC

GE plans big shift away from coal-fired power sector

CNBC


GE said Monday that it intended to “exit the new build coal power market,” in a move that will see the industrial powerhouse place a renewed emphasis on renewable energy.

Over the years, GE has been deeply involved with

September 22, 2020 - 12:30 pm Closing Bell Story‎, Coal News, Energy News, Renewable Energy
Fossil fuels account for the largest share of U.S. energy production and consumption

Fossil fuels account for the largest share of U.S. energy production and consumption

EIA


Fossil fuels, or energy sources formed in the Earth’s crust from decayed organic material, including petroleum, natural gas, and coal, continue to account for the largest share of energy production and consumption in the United States. In 2019, 80% …

Exclusive 360 Energy Expert Network Video Interview: Data Gumbo – Presenting at The Oil & Gas Conference Sneak Peak

Exclusive 360 Energy Expert Network Video Interview: Data Gumbo – Presenting at The Oil & Gas Conference Sneak Peak

Data Gumbo is presenting at The Oil & Gas Confrence at 3:45 Mountain on Monday the 17th of August, 2020. Sign up at The Oil & Gas Conference for a look at all of the presentations, and scheduling 1 on

Exclusive 360 Energy Expert Network Video Interview: YouTuber Tony Heller – Opinions on real climate change based upon data

Exclusive 360 Energy Expert Network Video Interview: YouTuber Tony Heller – Opinions on real climate change based upon data

Renewable Energy - Are the numbers what they seem?

Real Climate Science on YouTube has over 17 million views, and 81K in subscribers. In anyone's book that is a real success story. Tony Heller lays out the climate science in

Exclusive 360 Energy Expert Network Video Interview:  Aurora Energy Solutions – Taking ESG to the community of Alaska while tackling air quality with renewable energy

Exclusive 360 Energy Expert Network Video Interview: Aurora Energy Solutions – Taking ESG to the community of Alaska while tackling air quality with renewable energy

ESG is a huge part of the energy market from the consumer, and financial, side of the business. The Usibelli coal company is a 4th generation company and is the only coal mine in Alaska. As a private company the

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi (Photo: Prachatai/Flickr)

India eyes private investment to open 41 new coal mines

CHN


Oil & Gas Publishers Note: I applaud Prime Minister Modi for standing up for his commitment to the Indian people. Getting the lowest cost power to help elevate the country’s population out of poverty is truly putting his people

Exclusive 360 Energy Expert Network Video Interview: Alex Epstein – Is there a moral case to not use energy in the reduction of poverty?

Exclusive 360 Energy Expert Network Video Interview: Alex Epstein – Is there a moral case to not use energy in the reduction of poverty?

We live in a strange world. Some people believe that there are too many humans, and humanity is destroying the planet. Others are of the opinion that humanity should prosper. All too often people do not want to have a

Rs 50k-crore investment in coal infra

Rs 50k-crore investment in coal infra

Financial Express


According to finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman, not just fully explored coal blocks, but even partially explored ones will now be auctioned, and 50 assets will go under the hammer soon.

Oil & Gas 360 Publishers Note: This theme

U.S. coal-fired electricity generation in 2019 falls to 42-year low

U.S. coal-fired electricity generation in 2019 falls to 42-year low

EIA


Output from the U.S. coal-fired generating fleet dropped to 966,000 gigawatthours (GWh) in 2019, the lowest level since 1976. The decline in last year’s coal generation levels was the largest percentage decline in history (16%) and second-largest in absolute …

In 2019, U.S energy production exceeded consumption for the first time in 62 years

In 2019, U.S energy production exceeded consumption for the first time in 62 years

EIA


Oil & Gas 360 Publishers Note: Very interesting data provided by the EIA. If the U.S. energy production exceeded consumption in 2019 with no Covid 19 Virus, what in the world is going to happen this year?

In 2019, …

China Pushes Coal Power To Fight Economic Slump – Analysis

China Pushes Coal Power To Fight Economic Slump – Analysis

eurasia review


Oil and Gas 360 Publishers Note: This is an interesting Op-Ed article that brings the economic power of coal – cheap. With the economic crisis facing China, you may in fact see a regression to more electricity produced

Coronavirus crisis could slow the rate of energy transition, Rystad says

Coronavirus crisis could slow the rate of energy transition, Rystad says

Energy Today

Oil & Gas 360 Publishers Note: Here is one you would not have seen coming last year. The fast moving renewable market being slowed down, and coal production going up. Key takeaway from this article: China’s coal mines

Linc Energy’s former executives committed to stand trial over failed coal gasification plant

Linc Energy’s former executives committed to stand trial over failed coal gasification plant

ABC Australia 


Oil & Gas Publishers Note: While this is happening in Australia, it may be a new trend in the United States. Will be interesting to follow.

Five executives who were in charge of Linc Energy’s experimental coal gasification

Climate change and the coal industry; how are regulations impacting coal production.

Climate change and the coal industry; how are regulations impacting coal production.

WTHI-TV10


Oil & Gas Publishers Note: WTHI-TV10 provides a good report on the coal industry, and some good advice is offered in the report: “We need more diversity on our system that our customers would be hurt if we have

Warrior Met Coal Reports Fourth Quarter and Full-Year 2019 Results

Warrior Met Coal Reports Fourth Quarter and Full-Year 2019 Results

Warrior Met Coal Reports Fourth Quarter and Full-Year 2019 Results- Warrior reported fourth quarter 2019 net income of $20.8 million, or $0.41 per diluted share, compared to net income of $374.2 million, or $7.11 per diluted share, in the fourth …

Just Transition- Amid Climate Debate And Coal’s Decline, West Virginia Considers Its Future

Just Transition- Amid Climate Debate And Coal’s Decline, West Virginia Considers Its Future

Ohio Valley Resource


Oil & Gas 360 Publishers Note: Brittany Patterson writes about a side effect of the war on climate change – peoples lives. Balanced energy plans include a slower migration from coal. The United States is not the

February 14, 2020 - 10:32 pm Coal News, Industry Insights, Oil and Gas 360 Publisher Note:
EIA projects less than a quarter of the world’s electricity generated from coal by 2050

EIA projects less than a quarter of the world’s electricity generated from coal by 2050

EIA


By 2050, coal-fired generation comprises only 5% of the region’s generation mix.

EIA World net electricity by fuel, IEO 2019 Reference case - oilandgas360

According to the U.S. Energy Information Administration’s (EIA) International Energy Outlook 2019 (IEO2019), global electric power generation from renewable sources will increase more than 20% throughout the …

New electric generating capacity in 2020 will come primarily from wind and solar

New electric generating capacity in 2020 will come primarily from wind and solar

EIA


EIA expects 42 gigawatts (GW) of new capacity additions to start commercial operation in 2020. Solar and wind represent almost 32 GW, or 76%, of these additions.

New electric generating capacity in 2020 will come primarily from wind and solar - fig 1 -oilandgas360

According to the U.S. Energy Information Administration’s (EIA) latest inventory of electric

Source: Reuters/Rodrigo Garrido

Trump energy pick to face questions on coal, nuclear power

Reuters: 


President Donald Trump’s pick to run the Energy Department, Dan Brouillette, will face questions at his U.S. Senate confirmation hearing on Thursday on issues including the future of coal and nuclear power.

Brouillette, 57, a former lobbyist at Ford …

Trump Administration Moves to Limit State Powers to Block Pipelines, Terminals

Trump Administration Moves to Limit State Powers to Block Pipelines, Terminals

From Reuters


The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency on Friday unveiled a proposal that would curb state powers to block pipelines and other energy projects, as part of the Trump administration’s effort to boost domestic oil, gas and coal development.

The …

Alliance Resource Partners Completes Acquisition of Permian Mineral Interests

Alliance Resource Partners Completes Acquisition of Permian Mineral Interests

By Tyler Losier, Energy Reporter, Oil & Gas 360

Alliance Resource Partners Acquires $145 million worth of Permian mineral interests from Wing Resources
Alliance Resource Partners L.P. (stock ticker: ARLP), a diversified natural resource company based in Tulsa, Oklahoma, has

Source: PRNewsfoto/Contura Energy

Contura Energy Appoints New CEO and Board Member

By Tyler Losier, Energy Reporter, Oil & Gas 360

Contura Energy selects David J. Stetson as its new CEO and as a member of its board of directors
Contura Energy (stock ticker: CTRA), a Tennessee-based coal supplier, has unanimously elected

Who Will Bid for Cloud Peak Energy’s Coal Mines in the Powder River Basin?

Who Will Bid for Cloud Peak Energy’s Coal Mines in the Powder River Basin?

Wyoming’s big coal mines continue to run while company is in bankruptcy

From the Casper Star-Tribune

The final day to submit bids for assets of Wyoming’s third-largest coal producer is July 8. Cloud Peak Energy, which owns Antelope and …

July 8, 2019 - 5:51 am Closing Bell Story‎, Energy News
As Coal Fades in the U.S., Natural Gas Becomes the Climate Battleground 

As Coal Fades in the U.S., Natural Gas Becomes the Climate Battleground 

From The New York Times 

America’s coal-burning power plants are shutting down at a rapid pace, forcing electric utilities to face the next big climate question: Embrace natural gas, or shift aggressively to renewable energy? 

Some large utilities, including

EIA: Renewables Generated More Electricity Than Coal in April

EIA: Renewables Generated More Electricity Than Coal in April

By Tyler Losier, Energy Reporter, Oil & Gas 360

Renewables edge out coal for the first time in U.S. history
This April, for the first time in U.S. history, monthly electricity generation from renewable sources exceeded that of coal-fired means,

Source: Wing Resources

Alliance Resource Partners Snags 9,000 Acres in the Permian

By Tyler Losier, Energy Reporter, Oil & Gas 360

Wing Resources to sell assets for $145 million
Tulsa, Oklahoma-based Alliance Resource Partners, L.P. (stock ticker: ARLP) has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire oil and gas mineral interests in

Source: EIA

Germany to Totally Exit Coal

By Tyler Losier, Energy Reporter, Oil & Gas 360

Proposal calls for the transition to occur by 2038
A government-appointed coal commission in Germany has laid the groundwork for a plan to phase out the use of coal completely by