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The Potential and Future of Concentrated Solar Power

Oct 02, 2010 at 12:44

Concentrating Solar Power (CSP) systems employ lenses or mirrors coupled with tracking systems to concentrate a large area of sunlight into a small beam, rather in analogy with the simple…

Alberta Oil Sands Main Beneficiary of Obamas Oil Drilling Ban

Oct 02, 2010 at 12:41

While Obama's inept moratorium on oil drilling along the US Gulf Coast heaps misery upon millions of Americans, Alberta's economy is being rejuvenated by the shift of resources northward to…

Russia-Germany Nord Stream Pipeline Under Way

Oct 01, 2010 at 11:03

Russia has succeeded in getting funding for the Nord Stream gas pipeline (formerly North European Gas Pipeline, NEGP), which will go under the Baltic Sea to Germany. It obtained environmental…

Gazprom shunned by Washington in Kyrgyzstan

Oct 01, 2010 at 08:55

It appears that the US is resolved to sticking with a competitive tender plan to cover future fuel supplies at the Manas Transit Center in Kyrgyzstan, despite a Kyrgyz provisional…

Gold is Now At the Deep End of the Pool

Oct 01, 2010 at 08:52

For me, the best case scenario which I have been predicting for nearly two years has arrived. But as much as I love gold for the long term, I have…

DOE Commits $1 Billion to CCS Project

Oct 01, 2010 at 08:50

The Obama administration believes carbon capture works. How else to explain yesterday’s news that the Department of Energy would commit $1 billion to support the FutureGen Carbon Capture and Storage…

Unconventional Methane Plays Growing in Popularity

Oct 01, 2010 at 08:49

We are seeing the rise of methane from numerous unconventional sources as a rival player to petroleum and oil field natural gas. Already, the rapid expansion of shale gas resources…

Volcker Critiques Every Corner of the Financial System

Oct 01, 2010 at 08:40

Last week, octogenerian Paul Volcker lost his grip. Volcker, who was the Fed chairman before Alan "Bubbles" Greenspan, remembers a time when the Wall Street (aka. the Financial Industry) worked…

Floating Alternative to Nabucco Pipeline Materializes

Sep 30, 2010 at 11:59

The “floating alternative to the US-sponsored Nabucco” pipeline network to bring Central Asian gas supplies to Europe and the Mediterranean has begun to materialize, further transforming or limiting the prospects…

Opportunities in the Uranium Sector

Sep 30, 2010 at 11:29

The world is in need of good uranium mining projects. Many of the deposits being explored and developed globally are marginal. Up to three orders of magnitude lower in grade…

Google Getting Serious about Solar Energy

Sep 30, 2010 at 09:37

A leading solar technologist has joined Google,  a hiring that underscores how serious the search engine giant is about moving beyond the role of cleantech investor and eventually driving innovation…

A Post Peak Oil World – Will Compassion Flow as Freely

Sep 30, 2010 at 09:07

It is often said that the test of any civilization is how it treats its weakest members. Those who are compromised physically, mentally or emotionally create a sort of live-action…

A Look at Solar Planes

Sep 30, 2010 at 09:04

Boeing is one of the most recognizable names in the aviation industry, so when they come up with a new design it generates a great deal of attention and fanfare.…

Prediction for the Next Oil Price Shock

Sep 30, 2010 at 08:56

Having done some analysis, I've decided to postpone my projection for the next oil price shock. I have moved the date from 2012 ± 1 year to 2013 ± 1…

The Long View on Emerging Markets

Sep 29, 2010 at 16:09

I managed to catch a few comments on TV yesterday in the distinct northern accent of Jim O’Neil, the fabled analyst who invented the “BRIC” term, and who has been…

Rising Ethanol Prices and the Lessons to be Learned

Sep 29, 2010 at 06:49

I thought it was a bit humorous recently — when corn ethanol prices dipped and were cheaper than both sugarcane ethanol and gasoline (even when adjusted for lower energy content) …

Yields Leap on Commercial Paper – What Does This Tell Us

Sep 29, 2010 at 06:46

Things seem pretty good in the markets these days. Gold once again touched $1,300/oz yesterday. And there's growing talk of $1,500. Base metals prices have remained firm. And equity…

Are the Rumors About Harvest Natural Resources True?

Sep 29, 2010 at 06:43

I have staff around the world constantly monitoring Internet chat rooms in a search of early movers. If they find something interesting, I make a few calls to see how…

Saudi Arabia Increasing Investment in Ghawar Oilfield

Sep 29, 2010 at 06:39

Saudi Arabia is investing in more advanced technology to increase production from its giant Ghawar oilfield. Most national oil companies are reluctant to invest oil profits in new technology, choosing…

Irelands Death Grip, the Dollar and Ben Bernanke

Sep 29, 2010 at 06:33

Ireland is high on the list of, “Things that Could Go Wrong Big Time”. The numbers are so scary that they are encouraging. Ireland is a TBTF. If there were…

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