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On May 11, 2020
@PlattsOil shared
🔝 #PlattsCommodityNews Americas May 11 📰 Continental shuts 70% of #crudeoil output | https://t.co/4eAyfvdSjO 📰 #Coal generation stays longer, #natgas grows slower in forecast | https://t.co/QUtUnwpSWH 🎧 Podcast: Are banks freezing out US upstream? | https://t.co/riQ1puXg9T https://t.co/8hXLP39r6B
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Coal-fired generation stays longer, gas generation grows slower in new forecast

Coal-fired generation stays longer, gas generation grows slower in new forecast

Coal fired generation has been forecast to slow its decrease in share of US generation in S&P Global Platts Analytics latest long term forecast, compared with an earlier forecast, and ...

On May 8, 2020
@greentechmedia shared
US Treasury to Tweak Tax Credit Deadlines for Renewables Projects https://t.co/gd7Bk7neqN
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US Treasury to Tweak Tax Credit Deadlines for Renewables Projects

US Treasury to Tweak Tax Credit Deadlines for Renewables Projects

A three-sentence letter issued by the Treasury Department on Thursday suggests relief may be on the way for a nervous renewables market.

On May 7, 2020
@SEIA shared
Opinion: #Colorado’s clean energy workers are hurting in these #coronavirus times. #SaveSolarJobs https://t.co/eiOne4U7u6
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Opinion: Colorado’s clean energy workers are hurting in these coronavirus times

Opinion: Colorado’s clean energy workers are hurting in these coronavirus times

That’s according to a just-released report from the national, nonpartisan business group E2 (Environmental Entrepreneurs), which listed Denver and Boulder as home to about …

On May 7, 2020
@NRDC shared
RT @JoshatNRDC: Hey, St. Louis is a climate leader! https://t.co/SZW0mvu9fG
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City of St. Louis Becomes the First in the Midwest to Pass a Building Energy Performance Standard

City of St. Louis Becomes the First in the Midwest to Pass a Building Energy Performance Standard

ST LOUIS, MO – Mayor Lyda Krewson has signed an ambitious bill that would require buildings in the City of St. Louis to meet energy efficiency standards and establishes resources to help ...

On May 9, 2020
@cleantechnica shared
Dream Big: 508 Gigawatts Of Offshore Wind Potential For COVID-19 Recovery https://t.co/OnULpOGTCv
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Dream Big: 508 Gigawatts Of Offshore Wind Potential For COVID-19 Recovery

Dream Big: 508 Gigawatts Of Offshore Wind Potential For COVID-19 Recovery

These five red states are sitting on 508 gigawatts of offshore wind potential -- and a ripe opportunity for economic recovery after COVID-19 crisis.

On May 8, 2020
@cleantechnica shared
Rural Electric Co-op Blows Up Energy Storage Race With “Secret” Battery https://t.co/KFqa2wvaoK
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Rural Electric Co-op Blows Up Energy Storage Race With “Secret” Battery

Rural Electric Co-op Blows Up Energy Storage Race With “Secret” Battery

Socialism! A rural electric cooperative will be the first to install a mysterious cutting-edge energy storage system for wind and solar.

On May 11, 2020
@OffshoreTechMag shared
BP has put money toward an Australian study into the feasibility of hydrogen power. https://t.co/QAk4PMG1mN https://t.co/sWnMhOY7IQ
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BP invests $1.76m in Australian hydrogen study

BP invests $1.76m in Australian hydrogen study

BP has announced it will invest $1.76m (AUD$2.7m) into an Australian scheme to study the practicalities of mass hydrogen production.

On May 6, 2020
@_richardblack shared
Will we ‘build back better’ after #COVID19? Nice long read from @RHarrabin @bbcnews https://t.co/h4T91Lf2ce https://t.co/vGLG8FXh0g
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Climate change: Could the coronavirus crisis spur a green recovery?

Climate change: Could the coronavirus crisis spur a green recovery?

Some governments want to channel their economic recovery plans into low-carbon industries.