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Oil majors risk trillions in stranded projects in 2⁰C world

Oil majors risk trillions in stranded projects in 2⁰C world

New report finds that $2.3 trillion worth of projects are inconsistent with goals and objectives of limiting global warming to 2⁰C.

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Why the IEA still gets it wrong on fossil fuels

Why the IEA still gets it wrong on fossil fuels

The IEA is using unrealistic assumptions about emissions and CCS to keep coal and oil in the picture.

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Peak oil? Sooner than you think

Peak oil? Sooner than you think

Once peak oil is finally reached – whenever that is – demand will begin to drop thereafter, perhaps precipitously.

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Graph of the Day: How EVs are driving the next oil crisis

Graph of the Day: How EVs are driving the next oil crisis

New BNEF chart forecasts that 13 million barrels of oil per day will be displaced by electric vehicles by the year 2040.

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Trump revives Keystone XL, Dakota access pipelines

Trump revives Keystone XL, Dakota access pipelines

Trump breathes new life into projects that were halted by Obama and vehemently opposed by environmental and Native American groups.

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Business as usual at Australia’s coal, oil and gas companies

Business as usual at Australia’s coal, oil and gas companies

The deepest denial about climate change rests within Australia’s coal, oil and gas companies; which is ironic given that is where some of the impacts will be most keenly felt.

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Why the future belongs to decentralised renewables

Why the future belongs to decentralised renewables

China and to some extent India are emerging as the principal practitioners of an alternative vision of energy growth.

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Peak car ownership will speed up peak oil demand

Peak car ownership will speed up peak oil demand

New ownership models and technological advances will utterly transform the mobility market. And that’s bad news for Big Oil.

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Toyota vs Tesla: Can hydrogen fuel-cell cars compete with EVs?

Toyota vs Tesla: Can hydrogen fuel-cell cars compete with EVs?

Hydrogen fuel cell vehicles (HFCVs) appear to be making a comeback, but do they have a chance against the electric vehicle?

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Electric car revolution may drive ‘investor death spiral’ for oil industry

Electric car revolution may drive ‘investor death spiral’ for oil industry

The multi-trillion-dollar ‘big crash’ could start as soon as 2023, Bloomberg warns, and ratings agency Fitch agrees it could happen sooner than anyone expected.

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Visions clash at World Energy Congress in Istanbul

Visions clash at World Energy Congress in Istanbul

World Energy Council gives out clear message on move away from fossil fuels, but the fossil fuel industry wasn’t listening.