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X-Gas Project leads the charge in next generation sustainable fuel transport & bunkering
X-Gas Project leads the charge in next generation sustainable fuel transport & bunkering

AJOT | April 19, 2021 | Maritime News | Technology | Energy News

The X-gas Project is a series of innovative and unconventional, medium-capacity Liquified Gas / Gas bunkering tankers designed by KNUD E. HANSEN. The flagship design of the project is a 126.5 metre vessel with a total cargo capacity of 9,000 cubic metres, split between two Type C tanks. The platform, however, is highly customizable and can be tailored to accommodate a range of tank capacities, as well as various containment systems including membrane tanks.

Covid-19 update: Road fuels lead global oil demand recovery in 2021, jet fuel still feels the hangover
Covid-19 update: Road fuels lead global oil demand recovery in 2021, jet fuel still feels the hangover

AJOT | April 16, 2021 | Energy News

Rystad Energy’s comprehensive Covid-19 monthly report calculates the effect of the pandemic on our lives and offers updated estimates for global energy markets.

Last winter saw larger-than-average US natural gas withdrawals from storage
Last winter saw larger-than-average US natural gas withdrawals from storage

AJOT | April 16, 2021 | Energy News

Significantly colder-than-normal temperatures in the Lower 48 states in late January through mid-February resulted in increased heating demand for natural gas in the United States, despite an otherwise warmer-than-normal winter. As a result, the winter had larger-than-average winter natural gas withdrawals. Before the cold snap, winter temperatures had been relatively mild, but a combination of increased heating demand, record liquefied natural gas (LNG) and pipeline exports, and decreased natural gas production contributed to the withdrawal activity during February.

Independent study confirms LNG reduces shipping GHG emissions by up to 23%
Independent study confirms LNG reduces shipping GHG emissions by up to 23%

AJOT | April 16, 2021 | Maritime News | Technology | Energy News

Peer-reviewed well-to-wake study updates definitive figures for GHG emissions from LNG as a marine fuel

Rystad Energy’s daily market comment from our Head of Oil Markets Bjornar Tonhaugen

AJOT Administrator | April 15, 2021 | Energy News | Conventional | By The Numbers

South Korea studying plan to end state funding of overseas coal

Bloomberg | April 15, 2021 | Energy News | Conventional

South African government may move Eskom to energy ministry

Bloomberg | April 15, 2021 | Energy News | Conventional

Building a solar farm is becoming noticeably more expensive as modules and labor get costlier
Building a solar farm is becoming noticeably more expensive as modules and labor get costlier

AJOT | April 14, 2021 | Energy News | Alternative | By The Numbers

The cost of building solar farms has been declining for several years, making the renewable technology increasingly popular with projects of all sizes mushrooming around the world.

Global Spending on Renewable Energy to Hit $243 Billion in 202

AJOT | April 14, 2021 | Energy News | Alternative | By The Numbers

Millions of electric vehicles may face production delays from 2027 as lithium mining capacity lags
Millions of electric vehicles may face production delays from 2027 as lithium mining capacity lags

AJOT | April 14, 2021 | Energy News | Alternative | By The Numbers

The global market share of electric vehicles is set to rise so quickly that battery manufacturers will not be able to meet production requirements, a Rystad Energy analysis shows.

Rystad Energy’s daily market comment from our Head of Oil Markets Bjornar Tonhaugen

AJOT | April 14, 2021 | Energy News | Conventional | By The Numbers

HBC Announces Appointment of Sara Fitzsimon Nelson to Policy Director

AJOT | April 13, 2021 | People | Appointments | Energy News | Alternative

Rystad Energy’s daily market comment from our Oil Markets Analyst Louise Dickson

AJOT | April 13, 2021 | Energy News | Conventional | By The Numbers

Saudi Aramco’s profit halved in two years, market cap $210b below Apple’s

AJOT | April 13, 2021 | Energy News | Conventional | By The Numbers

Rystad Energy’s daily market comment from our Oil Markets Analyst Louise Dickson:

AJOT | April 12, 2021 | Energy News | Conventional | By The Numbers

U.S. energy-related CO2 emissions declined by 11% in 2020
U.S. energy-related CO2 emissions declined by 11% in 2020

AJOT | April 12, 2021 | Energy News | Conventional | By The Numbers

Based on data in EIA’s Monthly Energy Review, energy-related carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions decreased by 11% in the United States in 2020 primarily because of the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic and related restrictions. U.S. energy-related CO2 emissions fell in every end-use sector for the first time since 2012.

Jacques Esculier Joins Loop Energy’s Advisory Council
Jacques Esculier Joins Loop Energy’s Advisory Council

AJOT | April 12, 2021 | People | Appointments | Energy News | Alternative

In his advisory role, Mr. Esculier will leverage decades of experience in the commercial vehicle industry to provide guidance and insight to Loop Energy's executive management team with respect to the effective commercialization of the Company's technologies and products.

Rystad Energy’s daily market comment from our Oil Markets Analyst Louise Dickson

AJOT | April 09, 2021 | Energy News | Conventional | By The Numbers

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