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  1. News - World - ENERGY

    Russia-China pipeline gas deal more likely after Ukraine political crisis

    Posted Apr 11th 2014, 12:00am by BLOOM

    ... Bloomberg in Moscow Ukraine crisis likely gives impetus for a 30-year pipeline supply agreement Russia spurred to sign China gas deal Russian President Vladimir Putin is more likely to sign a 30-year deal to supply pipeline gas to China after more than a decade of false starts because the crisis in Ukraine is forcing Russia to look for markets outside Europe. While Putin ...

  2. Business - Commodities - ENERGY

    China’s coal miners in crisis

    Posted Apr 02nd 2014, 09:45am by Reuters

    ... coal province of Inner Mongolia is in crisis. Tumbling prices- caused by weaker demand due to slowing economic growth in China and a flood of cheaper imports- have forced many smaller miners ...

  3. Business - China Business - ENERGY

    Sino-EU solar panel deal to remake industry in China

    Posted Aug 05th 2013, 12:00am by Eric Ng

    ... exports to the euro zone. Analysts say producers with the strongest brand recognition and financial muscle will survive, sharing much-reduced tariff-free access to the European Union- ...

  4. News - World - ENERGY

    Electricity blackouts a warning of crisis as demand exceeds supply

    Posted Jan 27th 2014, 09:44pm by GDN

    ... The Guardian in London Addiction to gadgets and air-conditioning and a failure to invest in upgrading power grids spells disaster around the world, study finds Blackouts harbinger of power crunch Soaring electricity demand for air-conditioning, iPads and ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - ENERGY

    Hong Kong to consider increasing electricity imports in energy mix consultation

    Posted Mar 16th 2014, 06:34pm by CHEUNG CHI-FAI

    ... The consultation exercise comes after the 2011 Fukushima nuclear crisis saw the government scrap an energy-mix proposal designed to address climate change. It had set an ambitious goal of cutting carbon ...

  6. News - China - ENERGY

    Chinese scientists urged to develop new thorium nuclear reactors by 2024

    Posted Mar 18th 2014, 11:42pm by STEPHEN CHEN

    ... division, said the smog crisis had provided huge impetus for their research. "The problem of coal has become clear. If the average energy consumption per person doubles, this country ...

  7. Business - Commodities - ENERGY

    Populism adds to pressures on debt-laden Indian utilities

    Posted Mar 12th 2014, 01:26am by BLOOM

    ... at a loss, after having bought it from generators using ever growing debt. The payments crisis will lead to losses at generation companies. The power retailers, including units of Reliance ...

  8. Business - Commodities - ENERGY

    Smelters face consumption-based power tariffs

    Posted Dec 24th 2013, 01:55am by Eric Ng

    ... unrest, Beijing ordered them to stop the deals in 2007. These deals resurfaced in 2009 when the global financial crisis hit, and Beijing launched another clampdown in 2010. ...

  9. Business - Commodities - ENERGY

    Europe utilities eye emerging markets

    Posted Nov 15th 2013, 03:10am by Reuters

    ... as a prolonged energy crisis in Europe is leading to power plant closures and asset write-downs. Both companies plan to focus on investment in emerging markets to try to counter a stagnant western ... have led to plunging wholesale power prices and thrown Europe's utilities into an unprecedented crisis. To make matters worse, abundant United States shale gas has led to Europe-bound ...

  10. News - China - ENERGY

    China cuts gas supply to industry as shortages hit

    Posted Nov 06th 2013, 03:23pm by Reuters

    ... to natural gas in order to cut coal use and tackle air pollution. In response to the supply crisis, China’s state planning agency, the National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC), said it would ...




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