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Fossil fuels

Three giants of the mining sector - Anglo-American, Glencore and BHP - are coming under increased pressure to address the climate emergency and the fall in demand amid the coronavirus outbreak... Read more

METALS & MINING

Oil giants BP, Shell, and Total want to connect some of their oil platforms to Norway’s onshore power grid to reduce carbon emissions, BP has been reported as saying in a letter to the oil and energy ministry... Read more

ENERGY & UTILITIES

The oil and gas industry is facing a period of renewed challenge and change, a balance between traditional focus and emerging sustainable energy solutions according to the chair of ENGenious 2020, the sister event to SPE Offshore Europe... Read more

ENERGY & UTILITIES

Last year, the global maritime coal trade grew by 0.7%, buoyed by increased output in China and Indonesia, according to Germany's VDKI coal import lobby. Continued rising demand for steel and energy has pushed coal use from 4.5 billion tonnes in... Read more

ENERGY & UTILITIES

“It is difference of opinion that makes horse races,” said Mark Twain. But what’s the leading opinion on whether photovoltaic (PV) solar panels are really the ecological and economical solution they are cracked up to be? Read more

ENERGY & UTILITIES

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