US natural gas exporter implements first agreement with German buyer

US natural gas exporter implements first agreement with German buyer

Venture Global LNG Inc. has entered into the first binding agreements from a US natural gas exporter to supply natural gas to a German company as the European nation turns to America to help replace supplies from Russia. On Tuesday, Venture Global said it agreed to sell 1.5 million tonnes of liquefied natural gas a … Read more

US natural gas exporter implements first agreement with German buyer

US natural gas exporter implements first agreement with German buyer

Venture Global LNG Inc. has entered into the first binding agreements from a US natural gas exporter to supply natural gas to a German company as the European nation turns to America to help replace supplies from Russia. On Tuesday, Venture Global said it agreed to sell 1.5 million tonnes of liquefied natural gas a … Read more

Germany is stepping up measures to save gas as Russia slows down supplies to Europe

Germany is stepping up measures to save gas as Russia slows down supplies to Europe

BERLIN — Germany will restart coal-fired power plants and offer incentives to companies to limit natural gas consumption, marking a new step in the economic war between Europe and Russia. Berlin unveiled the measures on Sunday after Russia cut gas supplies to Europe last week as it cracked down on European sanctions and military aid … Read more

Germany is stepping up measures to save gas as Russia slows down supplies to Europe

Germany is stepping up measures to save gas as Russia slows down supplies to Europe

BERLIN — Germany will restart coal-fired power plants and offer incentives to companies to limit natural gas consumption, marking a new step in the economic war between Europe and Russia. Berlin unveiled the measures on Sunday after Russia cut gas supplies to Europe last week as it cracked down on European sanctions and military aid … Read more

Germany is stepping up measures to save gas as Russia slows down supplies to Europe

Germany is stepping up measures to save gas as Russia slows down supplies to Europe

BERLIN — Germany will restart coal-fired power plants and offer incentives to companies to limit natural gas consumption, marking a new step in the economic war between Europe and Russia. Berlin unveiled the measures on Sunday after Russia cut gas supplies to Europe last week, claiming technical problems caused by Western sanctions against Moscow for … Read more

Glowing coal prices threaten several increases in the electricity bill

Glowing coal prices threaten several increases in the electricity bill

Natural gas is not the only fuel from the power plant this year. Thermal coal prices from Appalachia to Australia have risen sharply, threatening several increases in production costs and electricity bills this summer. Futures for coal delivered to northwestern Europe have risen 137% so far this year to $ 323.50 per tonne. ton. The … Read more

Tech Billionaire brings down the breakup plan of Australia’s biggest polluter

Tech Billionaire brings down the breakup plan of Australia’s biggest polluter

SYDNEY — A tech billionaire dropped plans from Australia’s biggest polluter to separate its coal-fired power plants into a new company, giving a big victory to environmental activists who want a faster shift towards cleaner energy. Mike Cannon-Brookesthe Australian co-founder of Nasdaq-listed Atlassian Corp., first tried to buy AGL Energy in February after joining Canada … Read more

Tech Billionaire brings down the breakup plan of Australia’s biggest polluter

Tech Billionaire brings down the breakup plan of Australia’s biggest polluter

SYDNEY — A tech billionaire dropped plans from Australia’s biggest polluter to separate its coal-fired power plants into a new company, giving a big victory to environmental activists who want a faster shift towards cleaner energy. Mike Cannon-Brookesthe Australian co-founder of Nasdaq-listed Atlassian Corp., first tried to buy AGL Energy in February after joining Canada … Read more

America’s Summer of Rolling Blackouts

America’s Summer of Rolling Blackouts

Summer is just around the corner and we suggest you prepare by buying an emergency generator if you can find one in stock. Last week, the North American Electric Reliability Corporation (NERC) warned that two-thirds of the United States could experience power outages this summer. Welcome to the “green energy transition.” We have been warning … Read more

America is relying on aging power plants to stave off power shortages

America is relying on aging power plants to stave off power shortages

As parts of the United States face potential shortages of electricity this year, power grid operators are moving around the country to keep old coal and gas-fired power plants running longer and harder. The extra mileage being put on these power plant versions of old clunks, some of which were set for retirement, has given … Read more