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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
Foreign Affairs: No deal

The Mongolian authorities continue to insist on the need for HPPs in the Selenga River basin, threatening the unique ecosystem of Lake Baikal. Experts...

04-12-2016 14:30
Finance: Well earned

Most energy sector players in Russia saw both revenues and profits rise in the first half of 2016. This stronger performance was driven by higher paym...

04-12-2016 14:27
Outlook: Winds of Change from the East

The II Eastern Economic Forum, which took place in Vladivostok on September 2–3, generated a wave of news bearing on the energy sector in Russia’s Far...

04-12-2016 14:22
Widening the horizons

Russia’s Ministry of Energy has suggested expanding the domestic electricity market to include the non-competitive pricing areas (the so-called ...

05-07-2016 12:58