EnergyWatch EnergyWatch da Copyright 2016, EnergyWatch Tue, 27 Jun 2017 11:45:30 GMT EnergyWatch - seneste nyt EnergyWatch - seneste nyt 2017-06-27T11:45:30Z da Copyright 2016, EnergyWatch EnergyWatch EU ministers increase ambitions for energy efficiency The energy ministries in the EU reached agreement Monday to boost the goal for energy efficiency to 30 percent until 2030. However, EU members did not succeed in making the targets binding. Policy & Trading Tue, 27 Jun 2017 11:45:30 GMT BY METTE MANDRUP 2017-06-27T11:45:30Z true Brazilian president charged with accepting bribes Pressure is mounting on Michel Temer shortly after secret recordings officially involved the president in the Petrobras scandal. Despite minimal support from the population, he could remain in office. Policy & Trading Tue, 27 Jun 2017 11:30:49 GMT BY MAZ PLECHINGER 2017-06-27T11:30:49Z true Trump's tax plan could strike European wind efforts Just as the US offshore wind market is taking off, European wind turbine manufacturers and developers face potential challenges from the controversial US president. Renewables Tue, 27 Jun 2017 10:52:52 GMT BY SØREN SPRINGBORG 2017-06-27T10:52:52Z true Siemens Gamesa sees huge potential in floating offshore wind Floating wind turbines are still in an early phase, but Siemens Gamesa wants to be there from the beginning. The company believes that the niche area has potential to grow into a huge market. Renewables Tue, 27 Jun 2017 09:47:57 GMT BY VIKTOR BRANDT KÆRGAARD 2017-06-27T09:47:57Z true Denmark wants to amend law on Russian pipeline A new legislative proposal in Denmark would enable the government to reject Russian gas pipelines in Danish territorial waters. But the law will not take effect until the new year. Policy & Trading Tue, 27 Jun 2017 09:22:55 GMT BY MAZ PLECHINGER 2017-06-27T09:22:55Z true JP Morgan takes bite out of oil price estimate for the rest of the year The major bank will now lower its oil price estimates for the third and fourth quarters this year. Oil & Gas Tue, 27 Jun 2017 08:50:58 GMT BY RITZAU FINANS 2017-06-27T08:50:58Z true Nord Stream 2 mandate divides EU nations At least 13 of the 28 member countries want the EU to take over negotiations with Russia concerning the gas pipeline. There is no role for the Commission, says Merkel. Oil & Gas Tue, 27 Jun 2017 06:54:12 GMT BY MAZ PLECHINGER 2017-06-27T06:54:12Z true Media: Maersk invites banks to list oil division Maersk is looking for a Nordic bank and an international bank to handle the oil division's IPO, reports Danish media Berlingske. The conglomerate has allegedly issued invitations to a series of banks, including Danske Bank. Oil & Gas Tue, 27 Jun 2017 06:25:20 GMT BY LEONORA BECK 2017-06-27T06:25:20Z true North Sea oil producer soars on hopes new field will ease debt Oil producer EnQuest Plc saw a leap after speculation that debt will ease up after production commences at its Kraken oil field in the North Sea. Oil & Gas Mon, 26 Jun 2017 11:48:08 GMT BY ANGELINA RASCOUET, BLOOMBERG 2017-06-26T11:48:08Z true Vestas CEO spies great potential in Russia "We have always been good at pioneering wind in new markets," says Vestas CEO Anders Runevad, who is also on the lookout for new growth areas in the Middle East and Southeast Asia. Renewables Mon, 26 Jun 2017 11:47:02 GMT BY MAZ PLECHINGER 2017-06-26T11:47:02Z true US offshore wind tender process to be sped up Massachusetts is slashing three months from its tender process of supplying up to 800 MW of offshore wind, which can make projects available for larger tax discounts. Renewables Mon, 26 Jun 2017 11:38:48 GMT BY MAZ PLECHINGER 2017-06-26T11:38:48Z true Climate report: Gas investments could quickly become worthless In the future, the demand for gas will have diminished much more than many parties expect. For this reason, new investments in gas, such as the controversial Nord Stream 2 pipeline, might just prove to be a waste of money, according to Climate Action Tracker. Oil & Gas Mon, 26 Jun 2017 09:16:13 GMT BY METTE MANDRUP 2017-06-26T09:16:13Z true Norway to limit foreign access to oil fields In a new legislative bill, the Norwegian government is proposing that Norway should be able to deny state-controlled, non-EU, energy companies access to the Norwegian shelf. Oil & Gas Mon, 26 Jun 2017 09:14:45 GMT BY NIKLAS KRIGSLUND, SHIPPINGWATCH 2017-06-26T09:14:45Z true