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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

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.

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

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

America’s ‘clean energy’ workforce projected to fall by 15% in months ahead

America’s ‘clean energy’ workforce projected to fall by 15% in months ahead

CNBC


Over 106,000 people working in the U.S. “clean energy” sector lost their jobs in March as the industry struggled to soften the impact of the coronavirus pandemic, it was claimed Wednesday.

The analysis of Department of Labor data, released …

How long will the slowdown in renewables last?

How long will the slowdown in renewables last?

GreenBiz


Oil & Gas 360 Editors Note: Trevor d’Olier-Lees writes an excellent article looking at the renewable market, and if a downturn is on the horizon.  The key take away’s from the article are surrounding the removal of tax incentives

TransAlta Renewables Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2019 Results, Declares Dividends and Provides Outlook for 2020

TransAlta Renewables Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2019 Results, Declares Dividends and Provides Outlook for 2020

TransAlta Renewables Inc. (“TransAlta Renewables” or the “Company”) (TSX: RNW) announced today solid financial results which were at the upper-end of its guidance for the three months and year ended December 31, 2019, along with its 2020 outlook.

Wind has surpassed hydro as most-used renewable electricity generation source in U.S.

Wind has surpassed hydro as most-used renewable electricity generation source in U.S.

EIA


Oil & Gas Publishers Note: Interesting news from the EIA regarding wind surpassing hydroelectric, but is this a time to celebrate? We are looking at the statistics on renewable energy and the CO2 impact to the environment. The impact

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

First Big U.S. Offshore Wind Project Hits Snag Due to Fishing-Industry Concerns

First Big U.S. Offshore Wind Project Hits Snag Due to Fishing-Industry Concerns

From Reuters


Trump administration infighting is holding up approval of the first major U.S. offshore wind energy project, with agencies sparring over whether the proposal does enough to protect the fishing industry, according to interviews and agency documents.

The delays …

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,

Xcel Energy Says Goodbye to Coal

Xcel Energy Says Goodbye to Coal

Company is expanding wind generation, using nuclear energy, adding a natural gas plant

Xcel Energy announced plans today to retire its last two coal plants in the Upper Midwest a decade earlier than scheduled. Xcel plans to expand wind and …

In 10 States Wind and Solar Output Exceeds 20% of Total Power Generated – Iowa, Kansas Jump to 50%

In 10 States Wind and Solar Output Exceeds 20% of Total Power Generated – Iowa, Kansas Jump to 50%

Wind and solar generation are steadily growing in the U.S.

According to a new report released by the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA), wind and solar electric generation reached or exceeded 20% of total generation in 10 states in 2017.

Are High Oil Prices Starting To Hurt Wind Power?

Are High Oil Prices Starting To Hurt Wind Power?

From Forbes

The U.S. uses very little oil to generate electricity, but our energy sectors are inextricably connected, so changes in one often affects others. For example, we are starting to see the rumblings of how the price of oil …

August 2, 2018 - 12:35 pm Closing Bell Story‎, Commodity Pricing, Renewable Energy
Regulators Deal a Setback to Maine’s Tiny Offshore Wind Energy Project

Regulators Deal a Setback to Maine’s Tiny Offshore Wind Energy Project

Developer must revisit finance terms before commission will commit ratepayers to $200 million price tag for experimental project

From WorkBoat – by Kirk Moore

An offshore wind energy pilot project was dealt a setback by Maine utility regulators, who voted …

Giant Jack-Up Rig Sets a Wind Farm Milestone Offshore Ireland

Giant Jack-Up Rig Sets a Wind Farm Milestone Offshore Ireland

Wind takes up some drilling slack

From MarineLog

Wind farm installation specialist Seajacks UK reports that its largest and most advanced installation jack-up vessel, Seajacks Scylla, has successfully completed work on the biggest offshore wind farm project in the Irish …

May 17, 2018 - 6:59 pm Closing Bell Story‎, Energy News, Offshore
Navigating the Wind Turbine Channel

Navigating the Wind Turbine Channel

Wind leases could bring 14 GW of wind turbines offshore New York and New Jersey

From WorkBoat

By Kirk Moore

With a few computer commands, a new future takes shape in the maritime approaches to New York Harbor.

Already well …

March 27, 2018 - 6:54 pm Closing Bell Story‎, Energy News, Offshore
Tellurian is sharply cutting the equity buy-in for potential partners in a bid to make its business model to finance construction of its proposed Driftwood LNG export terminal more attractive.

New Jobs in Energy: Technology, Innovation and Big Data

The changing face of energy: new jobs in the broad energy sector

Powering the industrial base, fueling all modes of transportation including the nation’s food distribution system, and setting the table for national economic growth—filling jobs in the energy industry …

Wyoming, North Carolina Lawmakers Seek to Shut Down Wind Power

From POWER Magazine

North Carolina

Amazon’s latest wind farm in coastal North Carolina has completed construction and is weeks from beginning operations—and state legislators have just asked the incoming Trump administration to shut it down.

The $400 million, 208-MW, 104-turbine …

January 19, 2017 - 1:14 pm Closing Bell Story‎, Energy News, Renewable Energy
Is Wind Giant DONG Energy Selling its Oil & Gas Segment, or Not?

Is Wind Giant DONG Energy Selling its Oil & Gas Segment, or Not?

DONG says oil & gas segment is “not considered a long-term strategic commitment” – DONG engages J.P. Morgan to conduct a market assessment

Denmark-based wind energy developer DONG Energy (ticker: DENERG) successfully launched Europe’s biggest 2016 IPO in June. Besides …

Coal-Fired Capacity Takes a Hit

From Power Magazine

The Minnesota Public Utilities Commission (MPUC) voted unanimously to support Xcel Energy’s latest long-range plan, which will transform the company’s energy fleet.

Xcel expects to more than double its renewable energy portfolio as a result, delivering greater …

October 27, 2016 - 9:02 am Closing Bell Story‎, Electrical Power Generation
Here’s Why Wind Could Replace Natural Gas

Here’s Why Wind Could Replace Natural Gas

The Accelerating Growth of Wind and Solar Energy is Being Driven by Government Climate Policies, Global Corporations Thrusting Themselves onto the Green Bandwagon, Fervent Activism Against Fossil Fuels, a Carbon Concerned Millennial Generation that is Willing to Pay More for

Enbridge to Acquire 50% Interest in French Offshore Wind Company

Enbridge to Acquire 50% Interest in French Offshore Wind Company

CALGARY, ALBERTA–(Marketwired – May 10, 2016) –

enbridge wind company

Enbridge Inc. (TSX:ENB)(NYSE:ENB) (the “Company”) today announced it has agreed to acquire a 50% interest in Éolien Maritime France SAS (“EMF”), a French offshore wind development company, for an investment of CAD$282 million …

May 10, 2016 - 3:44 pm Closing Bell Story‎, Energy News
Wind v. Natural Gas

Wind v. Natural Gas

Wind v. natural gas. Is it a race? To create electricity you need fuel. So you have to harvest naturally occurring resources—either the ones that exist above ground or the ones that exist underground. The underground resources—the legacy ‘go-to’ fuels …

Statoil Involved in World’s First Floating Wind Farm

Statoil Involved in World’s First Floating Wind Farm

Norwegian E&P Hopes to Make Wind Profitable

When oil major Statoil (ticker: STO; StatOil.com) acquired Brigham Exploration in 2011, the Norwegian company became a major operator in the Williston basin, with approximately 330,000 net acres in the play and …

Michael Teague, Energy Secretary of Oklahoma, Speaks with OAG360 about Regulations and State Energy Programs

Michael Teague, Energy Secretary of Oklahoma, Speaks with OAG360 about Regulations and State Energy Programs

The United States technological revolution has made rock stars out of flashy, emerging new plays like the Bakken, Niobrara and Utica. And everybody wants to get in on the next hot area.

OKrigsOklahoma, on the other hand, is old school. …

A U.S. First  – an Offshore Wind Project is Under Construction

A U.S. First – an Offshore Wind Project is Under Construction

Block Island wind project is expected to generate 30 MW of electricityBlock Island Offshore Wind

Deepwater Wind’s Block Island project is beginning construction three miles off the coast of Rhode Island, making it the first offshore wind energy project to reach the construction …

August 20, 2015 - 10:15 am Offshore, Oil and Gas 360 Articles
Where You See a Depleted Oil Well, Quidnet Sees Green Energy Storage

Where You See a Depleted Oil Well, Quidnet Sees Green Energy Storage

With Hollywood seed funding, startup is testing abandoned oil and gas wells as grid-scale energy storage solution for wind and solar generation

“Our goal is to get to a cost point that’s potentially lower by a factor of about ten