Bay Area Climate News from CRI – July 2017

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Four Twenty Seven Climate Solutions – Trump and Paris: What Impacts on Climate?

TCFD to Release Final Report This Week The FSB Task force on Climate-related Financial Disclosures (TCFD) will release its final report this week, on Thursday June 29. The report will be presented to the G20 in Italy on July 7-8. While it is uncertain whether the G20 will formally endorse the report given the Trump […]

Energy News for June 27, 2017

Bloomberg News: Trump Promotes a U.S. Gas Trade With India That Already Exists RTO Insider: Study to Weigh Aliso Canyon Shutdown S&P Global Platts: Cool temperatures to cut US natural gas demand in late June Utility Dive: Atlantic Coast Pipeline ‘in the homestretch’ despite continued protests Reuters: Oil up on weaker dollar, supply glut caps gain Utility Dive: New Hampshire regulators […]

Energy News for June 23, 2017

The Financial Times: Trump looks to lift LNG exports in US trade shift Bloomberg News: OPEC Has Few Escape Routes From Another Bear Market in Oil CNBC: OPEC agreement will collapse next year, predicts Macquarie’s oil research chief RTO Insider: NG Lobby Goes on Offensive vs Coal, Nukes The Wall Street Journal: Oil Prices Edge Up as Big Producers Stick […]

Energy News for June 16, 2017

Reuters: BP Energy Partners selling midstream portfolio company: sources The Wall Street Journal: Big Oil Firms Are Exploring a New Frontier in Shale: Profits Washington Examiner: Cyber, physical attacks against the grid increasing Bloomberg News: Solar Power Will Kill Coal Faster Than You Think Quartz: Trump’s solar border wall with Mexico could pay for itself – if you assume the […]

Energy News for June 15, 2017

Reuters: Rosneft, partners to invest over $8 billion in Russia’s offshore energy sector The Hill: Interior set to delay methane pollution rule Financial Times: US shale resurgence will boost global oil supply, says IEA The Wall Street Journal: Saudis Cut Oil Exports to U.S. to Ease Global Glut The Wall Street Journal: Saudi Aramco IPO Plans Slowed Over Where to […]

Energy News for June 9, 2017

Financial Times: Boost for London bid to land Saudi Aramco IPO UtilityDive: What makes a successful utility-led community solar program? Washington Examiner: Grid watchdog raises alarm over solar panel problems The Associated Press: New coal mine touted by Trump opens in Pennsylvania Quartz: $15 billion worth of coal power plants are on sale in India but nobody wants to buy […]

Energy News for June 5, 2017

Reuters: U.S. considers possible sanctions against Venezuela oil sector – officials The New York Times: Exxon Emissions Costs Accounting ‘May Be a Sham,’ New York State Says UtilityDive: Utilities post-Paris: Uncertainty rules power sector as Trump shatters climate consensus The New York Times: The Biggest, Strangest ‘Batteries’ The Wall Street Journal: Sunrun Opens Internal Probe into Alleged Manipulation of Sales […]

Energy News for June 1, 2017

Bloomberg News: Trump ‘Self-Help’ Infrastructure Plan Irks State, Local Leaders E&E News: Perry picks Texas consultant to lead grid study E&E News: Western governors fret as Zinke ponders review of grouse plans Reuters: Coal, solar fall on climate deal The Wall Street Journal: Oil Prices Climb Before U.S. Stockpile Data Reuters: LNG sellers, Asian buyers spar as contract fight brews amid […]

Energy News for May 31, 2017

The Hill: President meets with EPA chief on Paris climate pact Washington Examiner: Perry plans clean energy trip as Trump decides on climate deal Bloomberg BNA: Barrasso Agenda Heavy on Public Works, Light on Environment The Washington Post: Whatever Trump decides on Paris, he’s already put the brakes on climate action E&E News: Wildlife, renewables take back seat to oil […]