Featured Post

IEEFA update: Where are the customers for the Navajo Generating Station?

Lack of “revenue certainty,” continuing market risks, and over $150 million in deferred maintenance costs raise further doubts

As debate intensifies around the merits of Navajo Transitional Energy Company’s (NTEC) plan to acquire the Navajo Generating Station (NGS) power plant and associated Kayenta mine, fundamental questions about its ability to attract customers and cover liabilities connected with the enterprise remain unanswered. A closer look at the evolution of the deal, however, offers several […]

IEEFA Australia: Building new coal mines makes no sense in 2019

IEEFA objects to Whitehaven Coal’s new application

SYDNEY, March 14, 2019 – IEEFA objects to Whitehaven Coal’s current application to open a new thermal coal mine north of Gunnedah in New South Wales, Australia. Currently being reviewed by the New South Wales Independent Planning Commission, the application is to expand Whitehaven Coal’s already approved Vickery Coal Project proposal located on an old […]

March 13, 2019 Read More →

IEEFA update: Is IEA Sustainable Development Scenario reflecting the Paris Agreement?

Reviewing global climate and energy modelling

Each year the International Energy Agency (IEA), an independent intergovernmental organisation releases the World Energy Outlook (WEO) which among other things, models global energy demand using various scenarios. The scenarios are not predictions, rather tools to assess risks. The scenarios, briefly explained in a new IEEFA fact sheet , respond to global Paris Agreement targets entered […]

March 13, 2019 Read More →

IEEFA report: The Philippine energy transition

Efforts needed to attract investment and reduce electricity prices

MANILA, March 12, 2019 (IEEFA) — Electricity prices in the Philippines are the highest in South East Asia and utilities rely excessively on imported coal and diesel, according to a report released today by the Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis (IEEFA). The IEEFA report, The Philippine Energy Transition, Building a Robust Power Market, attributes […]

March 12, 2019 Read More →
1 2 3 4 5 692