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Ameren Missouri recently released an ambitious long-term strategic plan that will significantly cut carbon emissions

Ameren Missouri recently released an ambitious long-term strategic plan (Integrated Resource Plan or IRP) that will significantly cut carbon emissions and invest in renewable energy resources like wind, solar and storage. The utility is following a national trend of heavily fossil fuel dependent utilities across the country setting net-zero carbon reduction targets and investing heavily in renewable […]

October 6, 2020

The conservation measures can help the power grid during a time of tight demand and supply, and avoid power interruption…

The California Independent System Operator (ISO) has issued a statewide Flex Alert, a call for voluntary electricity conservation, from 3 p.m. to 10 p.m. today. With high temperatures in the forecast, the power grid operator is predicting an increase in electricity demand, primarily from air conditioning use. Reduced capacity, along with fire activity and heat, […]

October 6, 2020

Afederal court announced on Tuesday it would uphold the Federal Trade Commission’s decision to block a proposed joint …

Afederal court announced on Tuesday it would uphold the Federal Trade Commission’s decision to block a proposed joint venture by leading coal firms Peabody Energy Corp. and Arch Resources Inc., in a move that could have widespread implications for coal production in the Powder River Basin. The U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Missouri affirmed the […]

October 6, 2020

Energy company charts course for new era of clean, renewable generation while advancing safety, reliability and affordab…

Energy company charts course for new era of clean, renewable generation while advancing safety, reliability and affordability Editor’s note: an online media kit contains soundbites from Marty Lyons and Gwen Mizell, videos and photos of Ameren Missouri energy centers. ST. LOUIS (Sept. 28, 2020) – Today, Ameren Corporation (NYSE: AEE) established a net-zero carbon emissions goal by 2050 across all […]

October 6, 2020

The Australian energy generation market displays some similarities with a Quentin Tarantino film

Initiatives to create market certainty and fix system constraints are creating an attractive investment environment The Australian energy generation market displays some similarities with a Quentin Tarantino film. Indeed, energy policy has been the ruthless ‘Mr Blonde’ of the Australian political economy with investors ‘smoked’ left and right and the political lives of three prime […]

October 6, 2020

Xi Jinping’s plan to become carbon-neutral by 2060 for China

Chinese President Xi Jinping’s recent announcement that his country aims to reach peak carbon emissions before 2030 and become carbon-neutral by 2060 has raised a lot of questions: Was it a serious commitment, or a geopolitical maneuver meant to outshine President Trump? Does it exempt China’s financing of dirty energy projects in other countries? Most importantly: How will the world’s […]

October 5, 2020

Duke Energy will host a virtual Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) investor day from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. ET on Fr…

Duke Energy Chair, President and CEO Lynn Good, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer Steve Young and other members of the Duke Energy executive team will discuss how the company is building upon its ESG success to advance its long-term business strategy. They will also provide updates on the company’s significant clean energy initiatives […]

October 5, 2020

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