Since 2007, more than 40,000 MW of new wind generation has been built in the U.S., according to the American Wind Energy Association (AWEA). Tens of thousands of new turbines are operating, a testament to the entrepreneurial and engineering spirit of renewable development firms, equipment…http://alternativeenergy.com.pk/wind-2/how-to-generate-better-intelligence-more-wind-power-and-increased-profits-u-s-according-to-the-american-wind-energy-association-awea/ American Wind Energy Association, AWEA, How to Generate Better Intelligence, procurement and construction (EPC), thermal plants, U.S., Variable energy resources (VERs), Wind Power and Increased Profits
Enron Corp.’s 2001 collapse revealed the extent of its manipulation of spot gas prices. Twelve years later, European Union regulators may discover energy traders never learned the lessons of the scandal.
BP Plc (BP/), Royal Dutch Shell Plc (RDSA) and Platts were visited by EU…http://alternativeenergy.com.pk/oil-gas-energy/enron-no-lesson-for-traders-as-price-manipulation-probed-european-union-regulators-may-discover-energy-traders-never-learned-the-lessons-of-the-scandal/ Commodities, discover energy, Eastern Europe, Energy, Energy Industry, energy markets, Enron No Lesson, Environment Law Canada, Europe, European Union regulators, Financial Advisers, France, Germany, India & Pakistan, Italy, JAPAN, Latin America, lessons of the scandal, Manipulation Probed, Sustainability, traders never learned, Traders Price, U.K. & Ireland, U.S.
Alaska’s government proposed investing its own cash in an assessment of oil reserves in the U.S. Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, seeking to prod the federal government to consider drilling in the protected area.
With the Interior Department working on a management plan for the area,…http://alternativeenergy.com.pk/environment/arctic-refuge-oil-targeted-by-alaksa-amid-u-s-reluctance-assessment-of-oil-reserves-in-the-u-s-arctic-national-wildlife-refuge/ Energy Industry, Policy, Sustainability, U.S.
Prime Minister Stephen Harper is seeking to counter opposition to TransCanada Corp. (TRP)’s Keystone XL pipeline, a project crucial for boosting Canada’s economy and Harper’s plans to make the country an energy superpower to rival Saudi Arabia.
Harper, at an event today moderated by…http://alternativeenergy.com.pk/oil-gas-energy/harper-seeks-to-build-keystone-xl-support-on-u-s-visit-project-crucial-for-boosting-canadas-economy-and-harpers-plans/ boosting Canada’s economy, Canada, Commodities ·, Energy, Energy Industry, energy markets, Harper Seeks, Harper’s plans, Keystone XL, Keystone XL Pipeline, Policy, project crucial, Support U.S., Sustainability, U.S.
JPMorgan Chase & Co (JPM)., Goldman Sachs Group Inc (GS). and the world’s largest banks won rollbacks in final Dodd-Frank Act rules that promise to transform the private swaps market by increasing competition.
The Commodity Futures Trading Commission voted 4-1 in Washington today on…http://alternativeenergy.com.pk/oil-gas-energy/wall-street-wins-rollback-in-dodd-frank-swap-trade-rules-jpmorgan-chase-co-jpm-goldman-sachs-group-inc-gs/ Bonds, Dodd-Frank Swap, Energy Industry, Finance, Goldman Sachs Group Inc (GS), JPMorgan Chase & Co (JPM), Trade Rules, U.S., Wall Street Wins Rollback
Traders are standing by Platts, the company that provides benchmark prices for much of the world’s energy products, amid a European probe into market manipulation.
A total of 34 out of 55 traders, brokers and analysts surveyed by Bloomberg News yesterday, or 62 percent, said the pricing…http://alternativeenergy.com.pk/energy-finance/platts-retains-energy-trader-confidence-amid-price-fix-probe-worlds-energy-products-amid-a-european-probe-into-market-manipulation/ Canada, Commodities, Energy Industry, energy markets, Environment, Europe, Law, Middle East, Trader Survey, U.K. & Ireland, U.S., world’s energy products, Wrong Price
New Hampshire, USA – Global inverter leader SMA AG cast a downward glance in its fiscal 1Q13 results today, and is preparing for what could be major layoffs in the face of the global PV market’s first decline in many years.
SMA sold €212 million of inverters in 1Q13 representing…http://alternativeenergy.com.pk/international-news/solar-pv-inverter-giant-sma-cutting-workforce-amid-sales-slide-face-of-the-global-pv-markets-first-decline/ ace of the global PV market’s first, Amid Sales, australia, Giant SMA Cutting Workforce, JAPAN, Solar PV Inverter, Thailand, U.S.
Generating a sense of electricity like the thousands of wind turbines in the region, the WINDPOWER 2013 Conference & Exhibition officially went online today in Chicago, a hub for the American wind energy industry. New leadership for the American Wind Energy Association (AWEA) is being…http://alternativeenergy.com.pk/global-events/windpower-2013-conference-exhibition-ramps-up-in-chicago-an-american-wind-hub-american-wind-energy-association-awea/ American Wind Energy Association, American wind hub, AWEA, in Chicago, U.S., Wind energy, WINDPOWER 2013 Conference & Exhibition
Occidental Petroleum Corp. (OXY) shareholders ejected Chairman Ray Irani from the board in a vote at their annual meeting today, ending the former chief executive’s almost three-decade run as a director of the company.
According to preliminary results, Irani failed to get the majority of…http://alternativeenergy.com.pk/international-news/occidentals-irani-out-as-investor-revolt-ends-rule-ending-the-former-chief-executives-almost-three-decade-run-as-a-director-of-the-company/ Abraham, Avedick Poladian, Carlos M. Gutierrez, Chazen, Djerejian, Energy Industry, energy markets, Executive, Howard I. Atkins, John Feick, Margaret Foran, Sustainability Energy, U.S.
Natural gas prices in the U.S. Northeast are poised to reach five-year seasonal highs this summer because increasing demand from power plants may be too much for pipelines to handle.
Regional costs may average $5 to $5.50 per million British thermal units, with the potential to jump to $7 to…http://alternativeenergy.com.pk/international-news/northeast-gas-poised-to-surge-on-pipeline-limits-energy-markets-kinder-morgan-energy-partners-lp-kmp-spectra-energy-corp-se/ Commodities, Energy, Energy Industry, energy markets, Kinder Morgan Energy Partners LP (KMP), Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection, Spectra Energy Corp. (SE), Sustainability, U.S., · Funds