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Coal dragon

The Chinese government, led by Xi Jinping, approved the merger of Shenhua, the largest coal mining company in the country, with Guodian, one of the le...

14-09-2017 12:27
Real Power: The biggest power plants on the planet based on their actual performance

There have been some cool articles on the biggest power plants in the world (Forbes – Pentland), and China always tops the chart with its 22,500 MW (m...

18-08-2017 18:20
Pass the salt, please

Compressed air, stored in salt caverns, helps the US power company to save natural gas

11-08-2017 16:32
Secrets of top performance

Southern Co.’s Plant Scherer was chosen as the 2017 Powder River Basin Coal Users’ Group Plant of the Year based on a rigorous selection criteria, inc...

28-07-2017 13:23
Tricky figures

EU officials are determined to reach its target of 20% renewable energy by 2020. Dutch professor Martin Visser believes that there are a lot of mistak...

10-07-2017 17:00
А bottomless pit

Energy expert James Conca have analyzed the costs of the US government to support energy. It become pretty clear that renewables has got more subsidies...

19-06-2017 04:40
View from below: The US withdrawal from the Paris climate deal by the eyes of Australian scientists

Despite all the exhortations president Donald Trump decided to withdraw the United States from Paris climate pact, drawing anger and condemnation from...

07-06-2017 12:37
The wind in the wires: the hidden mechanics of the American energy market in the example of Texas

U.S. Secretary of Energy Rick Perry in April requested a study to assess the effect of renewable energy policies on nuclear and coal-fired power plant...

31-05-2017 10:04
Results: Time to tally dividends

June saw most energy sector companies hold their annual shareholders’ meetings, where new members were elected to their Boards of Directors and divide...

04-12-2016 14:37
Cover Story: A future to count on

On July 14, as Kaliningrad Region marked the 70th anniversary of its creation, concurrent construction began on three new CHPPs: Pregolskaya, Mayakovs...

04-12-2016 14:36
Expert Club: The anti-carbon initiative: pros and cons

The Russian government is working on measures to meet its commitments under the Paris Agreement on climate change, in particular, a tax on carbon diox...

04-12-2016 14:34
"Over the past 20 years, Russia’s energy market has become more efficient"

This year the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) marks its 25th anniversary. The organization emerged at a time when the ...

04-12-2016 14:33