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IEA Reports New Highs for Coal-fired Electricity

The IEA reported today that increases in energy consumption in China, India and the United States could push demand for coal-fired power plants to record levels this year. In turn, this will undermine efforts to reduce greenhouse gas emissions. Global…

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Commodity Week Roundup

Energy Another positive week for the oil bulls more precisely the 9th week in a row in which oil prices could rise. WTI crude oil was able to gain 1.8% and closed on Friday at $83.98 per barrel. Brent crude…

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Commodity Week Roundup

Energy Crude oil rose for the 8th week in a row and is getting close to Wall Street’s announced target of $90 by year-end. Demand for crude oil continues to rise due to the recovery from the COVID 19 pandemic,…

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Commodity Week Roundup

Energy The energy sector is probably one of the most exciting sectors at the moment, with rising prices for crude oil, natural gas, and the unloved thermal coal.Crude oil has closed the 7th week in a row with a plus…

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Energy sources on the rise

Coal, gas, and, more recently, uranium has seen peak prices since the 2020 COVID-19 shutdown. The price of natural gas rose by 167.50%. The price of coal even increased by 234.26%. Supply shortages are one reason for the rising prices…

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ESG Special: Green Steel

The world is racing toward net-zero. Governments around the world are taking measures to significantly reduce greenhouse gases, such as transitioning to renewable energy or electrifying vehicles. To reach the net-zero goal by 2050, abundant wind turbines and solar panels…

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