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Port of Oakland utility green power portfolio grows

AJOT | January 12, 2023 | Energy | Alternative | Ports & Terminals

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Biden Administration Decarbonization Blueprint targets transportation

Stas Margaronis | January 12, 2023 | Energy | Alternative

The document is a collaboration of the U.S. Departments of Energy, Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).

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Record US oil output seen leading non-OPEC growth next year

Bloomberg | January 11, 2023 | Energy

The US is expected to account for the lion’s share of non-OPEC oil growth next year as American drillers pump a record amount of crude.

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Biden push to spur solar production gets $2.5 billion boost

Bloomberg | January 11, 2023 | Energy | Alternative

Korean conglomerate Hanwha Solutions pledged to invest more than $2.5 billion in US solar manufacturing, a boost to the Biden administration’s efforts to reduce the nation’s dependence on China for its panel supply.

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EU doubts Biden will make Europe-friendly tweaks to climate bill

Bloomberg | January 11, 2023 | Energy | Alternative | International Trade

The European Union is skeptical that the US will make any meaningful changes to the $370 billion green investment plan that the bloc says unfairly subsidizes American companies.

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U.S. National Blueprint for Transportation Decarbonization

AJOT | January 11, 2023 | Energy | Alternative

The Biden-Harris Administration today released the U.S. National Blueprint for Transportation Decarbonization. Developed by the Departments of Energy, Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and the Environmental Protection Agency, the Blueprint is a landmark strategy for cutting all greenhouse emissions from the transportation sector by 2050.

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EV sales grew in 2022 and market share competition set to heat up in ‘23 - Rystad Energy battery materials and EV market note

AJOT | January 11, 2023 | Energy | Alternative

Removing import tariff of cobalt metal is unlikely to increase imports in near term

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Crude oil prices forecast to decline beginning in the second half of 2023

AJOT | January 11, 2023 | Energy

In our January 2023 Short-Term Energy Outlook, we forecast the Brent crude oil price (the global benchmark) will rise from an average $81 per barrel (b) in December 2022 to average $83/b in the first quarter of 2023 (1Q23). We expect this forecast increase to follow the upcoming EU ban on seaborne imports of petroleum products from Russia, effective February 5.

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Tanker billionaire Fredriksen walks away from Euronav bid

Bloomberg | January 10, 2023 | Energy | Maritime | Bulk

Frontline Plc, the shipping giant controlled by billionaire John Fredriksen, gave up plans to buy Euronav NV and create the world’s largest publicly listed oil-tanker company after opposition from one of Belgium’s oldest shipping families.

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Partnering on the pathways to tomorrow; an interview with Ørbeck-Nilssen, CEO Maritime, DNV

AJOT | January 10, 2023 | Energy | Alternative | Maritime

An interview with Knut Ørbeck-Nilssen, CEO Maritime, DNV

Port of Corpus Christi encouraged by DOE to submit full application for hydrogen hub proposal

AJOT | January 10, 2023 | Energy | Alternative | Ports & Terminals | Equipment and Tech

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US’ warm weather could trigger record low gas demand in January - Rystad Energy’s North America Gas and LNG Market Note

AJOT | January 10, 2023 | Energy

US natural gas demand could be on track to hit record lows in January if unseasonably warm weather sticks around.

India makes power plants import coal to avert looming crunch

Bloomberg | January 10, 2023 | Energy | International Trade | Commodity

China purchases of Australian coal up to firms, envoy says

Bloomberg | January 10, 2023 | Energy | International Trade | Commodity

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Wholesale U.S. electricity prices were volatile in 2022

AJOT | January 10, 2023 | Energy

Average wholesale electricity prices at major trading hubs in the United States rose throughout much of 2022 and were, at times, volatile as a result of extreme weather events. The limited availability of coal to substitute for higher-priced natural gas also contributed to higher electricity prices.

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