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Germany’s Reluctant Coalition Govt. Agrees to Coal Phase Out

Germany’s Reluctant Coalition Govt. Agrees to Coal Phase Out

While Germany continues to phase out both nuclear and coal, natural gas will remain a baseload and backup fuel

From Power Magazine

Germany’s Social Democratic Party (SPD) members agreed to join their longtime rival and governing partner, the Christian Democratic …

March 13, 2018 - 2:38 pm Closing Bell Story‎, Energy News
Fossil Fuel Free ETF?  Not Remotely Possible

Fossil Fuel Free ETF? Not Remotely Possible

Perusing the Inter-web, we found State Street Global Advisors SPDR S&P 500 FOSSIL FUEL FREE ETF, and just wondered “is that even possible.”  No.  Well, that didn’t take long.

According to State Street: “The ETF Fund may purchase a subset …

October 4, 2016 - 6:38 pm Closing Bell Story‎, Oil and Gas 360 Articles
Renewable Energy could Replace Fossil Fuels for Power Gen by 2066: an OAG360® Exclusive Interview with NREL Director Martin Keller

Renewable Energy could Replace Fossil Fuels for Power Gen by 2066: an OAG360® Exclusive Interview with NREL Director Martin Keller

If Martin Keller’s prediction comes true, in 50 years the U.S. won’t be using nearly the amount of crude oil, refined petroleum products, natural gas or coal as the legacy energy industry has been supplying for the past 100 years

Presidential Candidates on Energy:  Sanders

Presidential Candidates on Energy: Sanders

Sanders wants to kill Keystone, transform system away from fossil fuels

Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders, campaigning for the Democrat Party nomination for president, issued statements about his energy position after the administration’s Clean Power Plan was announced in August.

As …

September 4, 2015 - 1:01 pm Oil and Gas 360 Articles, Politics & Opinions, Regulatory
At What Point Will Renewable Energy be Able to Replace Fossil Fuels?

At What Point Will Renewable Energy be Able to Replace Fossil Fuels?

Renewable Energy vs. Fossil Fuels:  Sprint or Cross Country?

Last week Tesla Motors’ (ticker: TSLA) innovation-infused CEO Elon Musk unveiled the latest offering from the all-electric auto maker: a new home battery. This battery is an enlarged version of the …

May 8, 2015 - 3:29 pm Oil and Gas 360 Articles, Popular, Regulatory