Business & Industry
The Rise in Solar-plus-Battery Systems; The Economics of load defection   
April 18, 2015
- solarnovus.com - Down one path are pricing structures, business models and regulatory environments that favor eventual grid defection,â said Jules Kortenhorst, CEO of Rocky Mountain Institute and îCarbon War...
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Solar power plus battery could supply most electricity needs in 10-15 years   
April 18, 2015
- Electric Light And Power - âTodayâs electricity system is at a metaphorical fork in the road,â said Jules Kortenhorst, CEO of Rocky Mountain Institute and îCarbon War Roomî. âDown one path are...
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Trafigura CEO Set to Make History at Swiss Commodities Summit   
April 18, 2015
- swissinfo - The company owned by a group of more than 600 employees broke ranks with its peers in December by agreeing to join the îExtractive Industries Transparency Initiativeî and disclose some of the payments it...
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Announcing New York Energy Week 2015!   
April 18, 2015
- Breaking Energy - Its attendees are highly-motivated professionals and represent a diverse group of organizations that will make the changes that are needed in the industry,â said Jigar Shah, CEO îCarbon War...
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From resource curse to blessing   
April 18, 2015
- neurope.eu - A large literature in economics and political science has developed to explain this âresource curse,â and civil-society groups (such as Revenue Watch and the îExtractive Industries Transparency...
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Debate heats up over reform of the Swiss commodity trading sector at UNCTAD forum   
April 18, 2015
- UNCTAD - Trafigura has recently become the first commodities trader to join the îExtractive Industries Transparency Initiativeî, a voluntary body that aims to raise transparency in the oil, gas, mining and minerals...
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A Suite of Options for how the U.S. Can Build Caribbean Energy Security   
April 18, 2015
- Energy Trends Insider - Even now, the îCarbon War Roomî, a non-profit started by Virginâs Richard Branson, has initiated the âTen Island Challengeâ that seeks to run islands entirely on renewable...
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Azerbaijan: Iran Nuke Deal Would Be A Mixed Bag For Baku   
April 18, 2015
- Value Walk - The recent decision of the îExtractive Industries Transparency Initiativeî, or EITI, to downgrade Azerbaijanâs status indicates that Western patience with Baku is wearing thin. It is no secret that...
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Debate heats up over reform of the Swiss commodity trading sector at UNCTAD forum   
April 18, 2015
- UNCTAD - Trafigura has recently become the first commodities trader to join the îExtractive Industries Transparency Initiativeî, a voluntary body that aims to raise transparency in the oil, gas, mining and minerals...
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Trafigura chief Jeremy Weir set to make 'history' with speech   
April 18, 2015
- South China Morning Post - The company, owned by a group of more than 600 employees, broke ranks with its peers in December by agreeing to join the îExtractive Industries Transparency Initiativeî (EITI) and disclose...
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