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The must-know dynamics of the global power industry
In this series, we’ll look at the structure of the thermal power industry before moving on to focus on the power generation equipment sector.
Statoil Expects Cost Reductions in Offshore Wind
One reason that renewable energy hasn’t caught on in a big way is the cost associated with energy generation.
How the New US President Will Affect This Space
On December 15, 2015, the Obama administration signed a bill for the extension of tax credits to renewable energy.
SunEdison: Why $2.4 Billion in Liquidity May Not Be Enough
SunEdison (SUNE) reported $2.4 billion in cash and cash equivalents (including marketable securities) as of September 30, 2015.
Unregulated Business Drove NextEra Energy’s 3Q15 Revenues
NextEra Energy (NEE) reported $5.0 billion in revenues in 3Q15, up 6.4% from 3Q14’s $4.7 billion. Revenues also came in higher than the analysts’ estimates of $4.9 billion.
Assessing nuclear power’s place in the global energy mix
According to the World Nuclear Association, around 11% of the world’s electricity is generated using nuclear power. There are over 430 nuclear reactors.
Important issues facing coal-fired power plants
To comply with new strict regulations, coal-fired power plants will have to adopt technology called “carbon capture and sequestration” (or CCS).