Energy & Resources Talking Points | 17/07/2018

In today’s Talking Points: Chinese energy companies get extra charge from B&R Initiative, Apple announces $300 million clean energy fund in China, Renewables will replace ageing coal plants at lowest cost, Aemo says, Australian Competition and Consumer Commission says people can cut power bills by 25% with stronger competition.   Chinese energy companies get extra charge from B&R Initiative …

Energy and Resources Talking Points | 28/06/2018

In Today’s Talking Points: Australia falls behind China in global energy efficiency ranking, Australian government to build new coal fired power stations, China testing roads paved with solar panels for power and Australia gas shortage a possibility: Energy Analyst. Australia falls behind China in global energy efficiency ranking The American Council for an Energy Efficient Economy …

Energy and Resources Talking Points | 20/06/2018

In Today’s Talking Points: Oil Prices Slip Due to US-China Trade Dispute and OPEC Outlook; Australian Energy Retailers May Face Further Government Intervention on Energy Prices; China is Pulling the Cord on Solar Power Subsidies; Australian Opposition to Tighten Fracking Laws Oil Prices Slip Due to US-China Trade Dispute and OPEC Outlook Oil prices fell on Tuesday ahead …

Energy & Resources Talking Points | 01/06/2018

In Today’s Talking Points: Electric Cars and Other Vehicles Projected to Rise Threefold By 2020, Previous Newcastle Expansion Plan Will Not Proceed, Strong Chinese Economic Forecasts See Investors Looking at Iron Ore and Northwest China’s Autonomous Region Diversifies its Energy Mix Electric Cars and Other Vehicles Projected to Rise Threefold By 2020 According to the IEA, …

Energy & Resources Talking Points | 25/05/2018

In Today’s Talking Points: China to Tackle Wasted Energy in New Wind Farm Rules; China’s Energy Development Accelerates Due to Opening-Up and International Cooperation; China and Others Clamouring for Crude Oil Exports While U.S Strains Capacity; Energy Exports to Play Key Role in US-China Trade Talks China to Tackle Wasted Energy in New Wind Farm Rules China’s energy regulatory …

Energy & Resources Talking Points | 18/05/2018

In today’s talking points: Green Energy Schemes for Low-carbon City in Shanghai, China; BCIM offers pathway for broader China-India energy cooperation and The EU and China will leverage renewable energy to create a new global order. Green Energy Schemes for Low-carbon City in Shanghai, China The higher-level global environment objective of the Green Energy for Low-Carbon City …

Energy & Resources Talking Points | 10/05/2018

In today’s talking points: China Develops New Battery to Store Renewable Energy; Australia Moves Toward A New Energy Policy After a Decade of Indecision; China April aluminium, steel exports rise, defying US tariffs; Australia to invest AU$260 million in GPS tech China Develops New Battery to Store Renewable Energy China’s state government has continued to meet its renewable energy …

Energy & Resources Talking Points | 02/05/2018

In Today’s Talking Points: China and Emerging Markets Dominate Clean Energy Investment in Q1 2018; China Targets Cleaner Skies With New Carbon Tax Plan; Sinopec to continue cuts to Saudi Crude Oil Imports in June and July; HSBC Launches Overseas Payment Service for Chinese Students at International Universities   China and Emerging Markets Dominate Clean Energy Investment in Q1 …

Energy & Resources Talking Points | 13/04/2018

In Todays Talking Points: India, China, Japan to expand cooperation in the energy sector; China becomes a ‘driving power’ for solar energy with $86.5 billion invested last year; China-Philippines oil and gas exploration deal for the South China Sea “near’; Chinese vice premier stresses natural resource development, protection India, China, Japan to expand cooperation in the energy sector India, China, Japan …

Energy & Resources Talking Points | 28/03/2018

In Todays Talking Points: Changes to Tax-Exempt Status for Non-profit organisations; China launches its first oil futures market; IRENA agrees to deliver low-carbon 2022 Winter Olympics; China to improve standardisation in the Electric Vehicle Industry. IRENA agrees to deliver low-carbon 2022 Winter Olympics  Beijing and Zhangjiakou – hosts for the 2022 Winter Olympics game have agreed …