Archive for February, 2014

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Briefing note – Adani Group: Funding for Carmichael coal and rail plus Abbot Point T0

Briefing note – Adani Group: Funding for Carmichael coal and rail plus Abbot Point T0

Adani Enterprises’ Carmichael Proposal – February 2014 Observations_IEEFA (pdf) By Tim Buckley Tim Buckley, Director of Energy Resource Studies, Australasia, IEEFA                                                

February 28, 2014 Read More →
Coalition hosting Huntley forums in town

Coalition hosting Huntley forums in town

Staff reporter, The Tonawanda News – “Clean Air Coalition is holding a series of public forums to discuss the release of a recent report that indicates Huntley Station power plant in the Town of Tonawanda is at risk of shutting down. ‘The four Just Transition Assemblies will provide participants a chance to learn about the […]

February 25, 2014 Read More →
Report- Overpriced power: Why Batavia is paying so much for electricity

Report- Overpriced power: Why Batavia is paying so much for electricity

Overpriced power: Why Batavia is paying so much for electricity (pdf) Updated 3/11/2014

February 20, 2014 Read More →
Griffin loss provokes Collie mine doubts

Griffin loss provokes Collie mine doubts

By Daniel Mercer, The Weekend West Australian –  “Fears are mounting about the plight of a Collie mine that supplies coal to one of the State’s biggest electricity generators after it posted one of its biggest losses. Griffin Coal, the Indian -owned mine bought from the wreckage of former tycoon Ric Stowe’s failed business empire […]

February 18, 2014 Read More →
Power Point: Thermal coal outlook and its impact on the Australian coal industry

Power Point: Thermal coal outlook and its impact on the Australian coal industry

Thermal coal outlook and its impact on the Australian coal industry, by Tim Buckley, February 13, 2014

February 13, 2014 Read More →
IEEFA welcomes Tim Buckley

IEEFA welcomes Tim Buckley

The Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis welcomes Tim Buckley  as the Director of Energy Finance Studies, Australasia. Tim Buckley has 25 years of financial markets experience, having spent the majority of this time as a top-rated equities research analyst in Australia, with some time covering global and Asian equity markets. Buckley is co-founder and managing […]

February 13, 2014 Read More →
Briefing note – Thermal coal outlook and its impact on the Australian coal industry

Briefing note – Thermal coal outlook and its impact on the Australian coal industry

Thermal coal outlook and its impact on the Australian coal industry (pdf) By Tim Buckley Tim Buckley, Director of Energy Resource Studies, Australasia, IEEFA

February 13, 2014 Read More →
Pessimistic report on Huntley plant should have local officials scrambling

Pessimistic report on Huntley plant should have local officials scrambling

Opinion, The Buffalo News – BUFFALO- “A new report on the coal-fired Huntley Station power plant in the Town of Tonawanda, while reflecting the bias of its anti-coal authors, should still be must reading in Erie County…. According to the Ohio consultants, the Huntley plant is losing money and is at risk of being shut […]

February 13, 2014 Read More →
Don’t Sell Cheap U.S. Coal to Asia

Don’t Sell Cheap U.S. Coal to Asia

By Michael Riordan, The New York Times – “EASTSOUND, Wash. — From where I live on Orcas Island in Puget Sound, north of Seattle, I can see Cherry Point across the wind-whipped waters of the Salish Sea. This sandy promontory jutting into Georgia Strait has become the focus of heated debate here in the Pacific […]

February 13, 2014 Read More →
NorthWestern: PPL coal plants are losing money

NorthWestern: PPL coal plants are losing money

Environmentalists raise concerns over cleanup at Colstrip By John S. Adams, Tribune Capital Bureau– HELENA – “PPL Montana’s coal-fired electrical generating plants are costing the power company millions of dollars, according to documents NorthWestern Energy submitted to state utility regulators. One independent industry analyst said the data paints a “bleak” picture for coal-fired generation in […]

February 12, 2014 Read More →