New York gas utilities continue to spend billions of dollars on gas infrastructure. Unless the legislature and regulators step in and manage the energy transition more actively, utility bills will soar and the state will blow past climate targets, a new report warns.
The potential New York City gas ban includes a proposed new “Cap-and-Invest” programme to speed up the energy transition.
Indoor air pollution from gas cooking poses a health hazard to over 100 million European households, according to a new study.
A group of major investors led by activist shareholder Follow This have filed climate resolutions at four Big Oil companies.
Hydrogen is a strategic pillar in the energy transition plans of state-controlled Ecopetrol in Colombia and now the firm is exploring the potential of the "white" variety.
State-controlled Ecopetrol believes the marriage of gas development and renewable power would help Colombia to meet growing gas demand while shifting more of its power generation to renewable sources.
The oil and gas industry in Colombia is on tenterhooks as the government decides whether to allow new exploration contracts or not, as it moves away from fossil fuels.
Compared with other South American countries such as Brazil and Chile, Ecuador has lagged in adopting renewable energy.